Special Event | Harvard Hears You: Summit for Gender Equity


Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 10:00am to 3:00pm


Smith Campus Center, 1350 Massachusetts Avenue, Harvard Commons, 1st Floor

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For complete information, including panel descriptions and speaker biographies for the daytime event and the evening keynote (tickets required) with Laverne Cox, Nicolette Mason, Christian Siriano, and Jess Weiner, please visit the Title IX event page.

Schedule for the Daytime Event

10:00–10:40 | Welcome & Opening Remarks

Larry Bacow Michèle Lamont

10:40–11:10 | Opening Keynote

Jess Weiner

11:10–11:30 | Student Performance

Najya Williams '20

11:30–12:15 | Legal Perspectives in Gender Equity

Jeannie Suk Gersen Sandra Levitsky • Kendra AlbertD Dangaran

12:15–12:30 | Student Performance

The Kuumba Singers of Harvard College

12:30–1:15 | A Conversation on LGBTQ Inclusion

Noelle LopezSheehan Scarborough Jessica HalemOmise’eke TinsleyAndrew An Westover

1:15–2:00 | Organizational Approaches to Ending Gender Inequality

Naisha Bradley • Frank Dobbin • Iris Bohnet • Sharyn Potter • Alexis Stokes

2:00–2:50 | How Data and Student Voices Drive Change

Kathleen L. McGinn • Nicole Merhill • Kacey Gill • John Wilson • Rachel DiBella

2:50–3:00 | Closing & Evening Keynote Preview

Peggy Newell

Co-sponsored by the Title IX Office, Weatherhead Initiative on Gender Inequality, and the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

This event is free and open to the public but tickets from the Harvard Box Office are required for the evening keynote.

For complete information including panel descriptions and speaker biographies, please visit the Title IX event page.