Monthly Archives - August 2014

HU ADVANCE-IT Completes Media Week

One unique aspect of HU ADVANCE-IT is our Media Campaign.  It fits within the Advocacy theme (Education. Advocacy. Empowerment.) and is designed to raise awareness of the scholarly contributions of Women STEM Faculty. One special component integrated into our Media Campaign is the professional studio recording, in conjunction with Howard University’s TV Station – WHUT, of each Women Faculty’s STEM story and how she arrived on Howard’s campus.  We have not interviewed everyone yet, but have had participants from about [...]

HU ADVANCE-IT’s 2014-2015 MiniGrant Recipients Announced!

HU ADVANCE-IT has just awarded 11 Mini-Grants to Women Faculty in STEM at Howard University for the 2014-2015 school year! Dr. Anna K. Allen, Department Of Biology Characterization Of A Novel Role For Etr-1, An Rna-Binding Protein In Caenorhabditis Elegans, In Germline Development and/or Function Dr. Preethi Chandran, Department Of Chemical Engineering Interactions And Structure Of Self-Assembled Biomolecules Dr. Angela Cole, Department Of Psychology (Chairperson) Psychological Analysis Of HPV Vaccination Decisions  Dr. Yayin Fang, Department Of Biochemisty Molecular Drug Design For Chagas Disease Dr. Marjorie C. Gondré-Lewis, Department Of [...]