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On-site visits progress and evaluation
On-site visits progress and evaluation
Florian Holzinger, Joanneum Research
Site visits at the implementing organisations are an important tool for the accompanying evaluation of the SPEAR project.
Our virtual materials: Your guide towards Gender Equality in Academia
Our virtual materials: Your guide towards Gender Equality in Academia
Jelena Lazic, Europa Media
March has kicked-off greatly with the recently launched Gender Equality Strategy for the period 2020-2025.
Bias-aware teaching and learning
Bias-aware teaching and learning
Peter Bjelskou, University of Southern Denmark

Bias affects the university classroom in a multitude of ways, far beyond the diversity represented by the people teaching in them. A discussion of teacher bias is likely to be met with the same resistance that prevails in discussions about academic recruiting, with instructors proclaiming their objectivity and fairness in their relationships with students, their research, teaching subjects or teaching methods.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science: How can we promote gender equality in STEM
International Day of Women and Girls in Science: How can we promote gender equality in STEM
Evdokia Bairampa

11th of February is the United Nations International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

On this day, “we celebrate the achievements of women, known and unknown, remembered and forgotten, who have forged the way for those of us in science today, and to give the opportunity for childern: girls and boys, to choose role models in science’’ – Princess Nisreen El-Hashemite, BSc, MSc, MD, PhD