April 2022

IUWIT Insights

Published on April 29, 2022
Welcome to IUWIT Insights, where you’ll find insights about the latest and greatest events, interviews, and stories involving women in tech across IU’s 8 campuses and beyond. This newsletter is distributed by IU Women in Technology (IUWIT), the staff affiliate of the IU Center of Excellence for Women & Technology.

In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.

Nikos Kazantzakis

Events & Opportunities for IU Staff

Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) Women in IT Coffee Catch-Up

Apr 20 2022, 12 pm EST Virtual

Founder and Chief Strategist Diya Khanna of Global IDEA will be joining us to talk about the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in academia. The talk will be a 45-minute-long presentation and 15-minute Q&A over Zoom and will touch on what DEIis and why it matters in universities.

Servant leadership: Team success through selfless coaching, empathy, and personal growth

April 20 2022, 3 pm EST Virtual

Join the ITLC for its speaker series, where Ian Washburn will discuss service in leadership.

Candid Conversations for Caregivers

April 28, 2022, 10 AM

As a professional with a full-time job, the added responsibility of caregiving can certainly take a toll on you. Join us to connect with other staff at IU who are also tackling these challenges and learn about how to handle caregiving more effectively.

Jamie Gathing

Sometimes I am loud, sometimes I am quiet, sometimes I am outgoing, and I am okay with every aspect of who I am. That shows honesty and transparency to my students

Jamie Gathing


Upcoming Holidays

  • April 22—Earth Day
  • May 25—Memorial Day

Job Openings

UITS is seeking applications for the following IT positions at IU.