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The Women in Leadership Series

These one-day workshops highlight female leaders in various professional fields. Each workshop meets from 9:00AM-4:00PM, including a working lunch and a closing reception.  Participants may receive some readings in advance to prepare for these interactive learning experiences. Expert professors lead the workshops and also invite guest speakers to participate.

These sessions are ideal for working professionals who want to pursue opportunities for advancement within their fields and who are eager to build relationships with others. They also present unique learning and networking opportunities for students as they anticipate entering their chosen profession.


Join us for an upcoming workshop

Women in Publishing WorkshopWomen in Publishing Workshop

  • Thursday, March 7, 2019
    During this one-day workshop, you will hear from women leaders across the publishing industry.  They will share their experiences in this fast-paced and rapidly changing field.  In addition to presentations and panel discussions, the day will provide numerous opportunities for informal conversation and networking. Whether you are currently working in publishing and are looking for advice on how to advance your career, or you are a student preparing to launch your career in the publishing industry, this workshop is the perfect occasion to meet accomplished female leaders in the field and to learn from their experiences and expertise.

 

Learn more about our previous workshops:

 

  • Conference 1
    Friday, November 9, 2018

    This workshop traces the trajectory of women entering and occupying prominent roles in the global labor force over the last 50 years and its ongoing challenges. The advancement of women from employees to employers and leaders has extensive impact for the social and economic foundations of a country. This workshop is designed to assist students in developing an educated viewpoint on the dynamic challenges facing women as they enter and rise to leadership positions in various types of organizations.


  • Women in publishing
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Participants will hear from women leaders across the publishing industry who will share their experiences in this fast-paced and rapidly changing field. Whether you are currently working in publishing and looking for advice on how to advance your career, or you’re a student preparing to enter the field, this workshop is the perfect occasion to meet accomplished women leaders in and to learn from their experiences and expertise.


  • Alumni awards 2017
    Friday, April 20, 2018

    This workshop traces the trajectory of women entering and occupying prominent roles in the global labor force over the last 50 years and its ongoing challenges. The advancement of women from employees to employers and leaders has extensive impact for the social and economic foundations of a country. This workshop is designed to assist students in developing an educated viewpoint on the dynamic challenges facing women as they enter and rise to leadership positions in various types of organizations.