STEM

Sophie Barbu, B.A.

  • Assistant Director
  • UC Davis ADVANCE Program
  • UC Davis
Sophie Barbu is the Assistant Director of the UC Davis ADVANCE Program. Ms. Barbu was selected for the competitive University of California Women’s Initiative for Professional Development award. She also serves as a member of the Status of Women at Davis Administrative Advisory Committee (SWADAAC) which is an advisory body to the Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources.

Things We Do Well

August 06, 2018
Deb Niemeier and Elizabeth Honig share the impact scientists and engineers have on large social systems.

The Unknown Future of the Supreme Court

July 09, 2018
Linda Katehi reflects on the Women's March on Washington and Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement.

Our Voices: Empowering Women to Succeed

June 25, 2018
Linda Katehi shares about a recent report from the Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine that sheds light on gender inequality and sexual harassment. She shares about the importance of "Our Voices" to be heard.

Addressing STEM Culture and Climate to Increase Diversity in STEM

June 25, 2018
National and private organizations have invested millions of dollars in science diversity programs designed to shift patterns of representation in STEM fields. The key to seeing student success is to promote a students' sense of belonging. By: Kimberly A. Griffin