CBI Agenda

The agenda for the CBI, summaries of the presentation and panel, and reports from the working group discussions are provided on the following pages.

11:00 a.m.
[Female scientist pours liquid into a beaker as a student of color wearing goggles watches.] PEERs Project: Overview, Accomplishments, and Data
Eve Riskin, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, College of Engineering
Joyce Yen, Program/Research Manager, UW ADVANCE
Priti Mody-Pan, Deputy Director, Center for Workforce Development
Laura Collins, President, Center for Research and Learning
11:15 a.m.
PI Remarks
Ana Mari Cauce, Provost, Executive Vice President, and PEERs PI
11:30 a.m.
PEERs Leaders Presentation and Panel Discussion
Cezanne Camacho, Electrical Engineering
Nuvala Fomban, Bioengineering
Kimberlee Sing, Chemical Engineering
Megan Torkildson, Human-Centered Design and Engineering
Rafael Vertido, Computer Science
Quoc-Anh Vu, Electrical Engineering
12:00 p.m.
Working Lunch
Small Groups Discussion #1: What has changed over the past four years related to diversity at UW? What is the evidence of these changes? What contributions/legacy has PEERs made to the diversity conversation and climate at the UW and within the UW College of Engineering?
12:45 p.m.
Report Out from Discussion #1
1:00 p.m.
Small Groups Discussion #2: What are the next steps to keep moving forward in creating a welcome and equitable campus?
Facilitator: Sheryl Burgstahler, Director, DO-IT and AccessSTEM
1:30 p.m.
Report Out from Discussion #2
1:50 p.m.
Conclusion and Evaluation
Complete PEERs CBI Feedback form
2:00 p.m.