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Gender Pay Gap Consultation 2017

Gender Pay Gap Consultation 2017

  • 22 Sep 2017

A public consultation process is now open on the gender pay gap.  See here for more information.

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Athena SWAN pilots in the US

Athena SWAN pilots in the US

  • 14 Sep 2017

The UK's Equality Challenge Unit gender equality model Athena SWAN is to be piloted in the US

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Gender Bias in Academe

Gender Bias in Academe

  • 12 Sep 2017

Academic research plays an important role in uncovering bias and helping to shape a more equal society.  But academia also struggles to adequately confront persistent and entrenched gender bias in its own corridors.

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WITS: Getting on Boards

WITS: Getting on Boards

  • 07 Sep 2017

WITS is holding a workshop on September 20th on the Hows and Whys of Board Membership.

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Report on Higher Education Institutional Staff Profiles by Gender Published

Report on Higher Education Institutional Staff Profiles by Gender Published

  • 20 Jul 2017

A year on from the publication of the Report of the Expert Group: HEA National Review of Gender Equality in Higher Education Institutions (June 2016), the Higher Educaiton Authority (HEA) has published the second iteration of the Higher Education Institutional Staff Profiles by Gender.

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Inspirefest 2017

Inspirefest 2017

  • 03 Jul 2017

Inspirefest 2017

6th-8th July

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin

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Inspiring Leaders...Empowering Women @ Tyndall

Inspiring Leaders...Empowering Women @ Tyndall

  • 28 Jun 2017

As part of our Empowering Women at Tyndall Programme*, the team in Tyndall are delighted to announce the next Inspiring Leaders Presentations, which will be delivered by Olive Murphy, RF Silicon Evaluation Engineer, Analog Devices.

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WITS Ireland Event

WITS Ireland Event

  • 15 Jun 2017

How to develop a dynamic speaking style

June 21st 6:15-8 p.m.

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L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards

  • 12 Jun 2017
2018 edition, Life Sciences
Closing Date: June 16th

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Women's Voices in Ireland

Women's Voices in Ireland

  • 08 Jun 2017
From the decade of revolution to the decade of centenaries...

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Unconscious Bias with WITS

Unconscious Bias with WITS

  • 26 Apr 2017

WITS are hosting a talk on Unconscious Bias in Cork on the 9th of May.

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Alumni Spotlight: Emerald de Leeuw

Alumni Spotlight: Emerald de Leeuw

  • 04 Apr 2017

Combining Law and Technology

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UCC Women’s Studies is delighted to host the Women's History Month HERSTORY Salon
International Women's Day 2017

International Women's Day 2017

  • 09 Mar 2017

The president announces a new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Unit at UCC. 

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Public Lecture - Pioneering Irish Women in Mathematics

Public Lecture - Pioneering Irish Women in Mathematics

  • 09 Mar 2017

SPEAKER: Colm Mulcahy (Spelman College, USA)

March 14th

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