Women's history lecture

By Website Administrator | Jan 24, 2003

Betsy Homsher, director of Women Student Affairs at Kettering, will lecture on the history of women in engineering Tuesday, March 11, at 12:15 p.m. in the Women's Resource Center on the second floor of the Campus Center.

Betsy Homsher, director of Women Student Affairs at Kettering, will lecture on the history of women in engineering Tuesday, March 11, at 12:15 p.m. in the Women's Resource Center on the second floor of the Campus Center. Lunch is provided. RSVP to Virginia Hill at 762-9873 by March 10 to reserve lunch.

Homsher was hired to increase the number of women students on campus. "Kettering is commited to recruiting and retaining women students," she said. "This University knows that women have important and unique contributions to make in defining our technological future."

Homsher comes to Kettering from Central Connecticut State University where she taught American history, Women's history, and Women's Studies. Originally from California, she holds a master's degree in American Studies and a bachelor's degree in Humanities from San Francisco State University. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of California at Santa Barbara.