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Women Leaders in Latin American Higher Education

October 19, 2021 - October 20, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
America/New_York
Online

The Latinx and Latin American Faculty Working Group and the Institute of Latin American Studies, at Columbia University, invite you to the two-day conference Women Leaders in Latin American Higher Education and Education as part of the Americas Dialogue in Education Policy Initiative.

Panel I - October 19, 2021, from 3pm to 4:30pm EST
Women in Higher Education: Policy, Funding and Academic Priorities
Panelists:

  • Cláudia Aparecida Marliére de Lima - Rector of the Federal University of Ouro Preto, Brazil
  • Paula Louzano - Dean of the Faculty of Education, Diego Portales University, Chile
  • Ana Güezmes - Director of the Division for Gender Affairs, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Chair and Discussant: Regina Cortina, Professor of Education, Teachers College, Columbia University

 

Panel II - October 20, 2021, from 3pm to 4:30pm EST
Latin American Higher Education: Spaces for Women's Participation, Equity and Social Reaffirmation?
Panelists:

  • Silvia Giorguli - President of El Colegio de México
  • Cláudia Costin - Director of the Center for Excellence and Innovation in Education Policies, Getulio Vargas Foundation, Brazil
  • María-Noel Vaeza, Regional Director for the Americas and the Caribbean, UN Women

Chair and Discussant: Regina Cortina, Professor of Education, Teachers College, Columbia University
 

How to Register:
This will be a virtual event.
Please go to https://bit.ly/WomenLeadersinLatAmHigherEd1 to register for Panel I.
Please go to https://bit.ly/WomenLeadersinLatAmHigherEd2 to register for Panel II.
 

 

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