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Women's Center- Gender Studies Lecture Series - Women in Charge: Making Change or Breaking Even?
Thursday, Oct 11, 2012
5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Location: McDermott Suite, McDermott Library, MC 4.4

Women in Charge: Making Change or Breaking Even?

Sheryl Skaggs received her B.A. degree in Sociology from The University Center at Tulsa (1989), an M.A. degree in Sociology from The University of Texas at Arlington (1997) – a former student of Dr. Dana Dunn’s, and a Ph.D. in Sociology from North Carolina State University (2001).  She is associate professor and program coordinator for sociology in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences (EPPS) at the University of Texas at Dallas.

Her research primarily focuses on workplace diversity among racial/ethnic minorities and women, with some of her recent publications appearing in the American Sociological Review, American Journal of Sociology, Annual Review of Sociology, Social Science Research and the The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science. In April of 2011, she was awarded a research grant from the National Science Foundation to study the influence of women board of directors and executives on managerial gender diversity within Fortune 500 firms.

This event is sponsored by The School of Interdisciplinary Studies Gender Studies Program  & the Galerstein Women’s Center.

Please note: Visitors may obtain a one-day parking pass at the Visitor Center and University Bookstore (VCB). Visitors may then park in any green or white visitor marked parking spot.

The closest parking lots to the McDermott Library are LOT C and LOT D.

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The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University.  Students with  disabilities needing special assistance to attend  please  call the Galerstein Women’s Center at 972-883-6555. Texas Relay Operation: 1-800-RELAYTX.

Please visit us: Galerstein Women's Center Website

Contact Info:
Katrina Watland, 972-883-6555
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