Riding the Wave of DEI: On the Crest or in a Trough?

Thursday, October 17 | 9:30AM–10:15AM CT | W185d, Level 1
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Have you ever attended a meeting and found that you are the ONLY woman in the room? IT is mostly male, mostly white. Attend this session to gain a toolkit of strategies to overcome bias and to be connected to a growing community of women in higher ed IT.

Outcomes: Gain analytic frameworks for understanding gender relationships in IT at work * Leave with a toolset of concrete actions to take to make your IT workplace more inclusive * Exchange contact information, network, and join a group of women leaders

This session was recorded as part of the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2019 and can be accessed by full conference attendees and those who register separately for access. Click here for more information.


  • Annette Beck

    Director of Technology and Operations, Univ. College, The University of Iowa
  • Marcia Dority Baker

    Program Leader, Leadership Coach, MOR Associates, Inc.
  • Victoria Getis

    Senior Director, Teaching & Learning Technologies, Northwestern University

Resources & Downloads

  • Transcript

    203 KB, pdf - Updated on 1/22/2024
  • Recording

    Updated on 1/22/2024
  • DEI in IT Organization Tips

    Updated on 5/25/2024
  • Riding the Wave google doc httpsbitly2qf8dXT

    Updated on 5/25/2024