Women's Empowerment SymposiumBeing Brave: Cultivating Our Courage & Confidence
April 3, 2017
All are welcome. LEAD-credit eligible.
|Symposium Schedule (Updated 3/17/17)|
|8:30 - 9:30 AM||
Recognizing our Champions Breakfast (Morgan Room)
|12:30 - 2:00 PM||
Welcome & Keynote address (Argosy Gymnasium)
Branded a "Moxie Maven" by the White House Office of Public Engagement for her unique and effective approach to women's leadership, Alexia Vernon has spent her life engaged in growing female leaders.
|2:15 - 3:15 PM||
The Many Faces of Feminism Panel (Argosy Gymnasium)
Our all-student panel will explore how they embody (or choose not to embody) feminism and what they see for the future of feminism.
|3:30 - 5:30 PM||
Select the hands-on workshop that most interests you. All workshops will run for 2 hours. Space is limited; pre-registration is appreciated!
Self Defense for Women by Women
Mansplaining by Dan & Luke: Men as Allies
Speak Up & Negotiate Your Worth
Using Entertainment to Change Public Opinion
Poetry Slam (CCM Champlain Room)
Join us for a evening hosted by youth-led, award-winning slam poetry team Muslim Girls Making Change. Students, faculty and staff participation encouraged!