2019 Annual Spring Leadership Conference
Join us Thursday, March 28 and Friday, March 29, 2019 at Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa for inspiring speakers, engaging workshop sessions, and a variety of networking opportunities. We’ll explore what it means to move women forward both as individuals and as a diverse group of leaders.
Day 1 - Thursday, March 28, 2019
2:00-2:30 Registration & Coffee
2:30 - 3:00 Opening Remarks
3:00-5:00 Concurrent Deep Dive Pre-Conference Workshops
Head, Heart, & Hustle: Exploring Professional Pathways or Intersectionality in Higher Education (see Thursday workshop descriptions)
5:30-7:00 Networking Dinners
Groups of 8-10 attendees will be assigned to networking groups for dinner at one of 5 local restaurants (Cost of dinner is covered by registration fee - alcoholic beverages not included).
7:00-8:30 Dessert Reception
Day 2 - Friday, March 29, 2019
8:00-8:30 Optional Info Session: Joining the VWHE Board
8:30-9:15 Registration, Breakfast & Silent Auction
9:30-10:00 Welcome, Announcements
10:00-11:15 Discussion Panel: The Future of Women's Leadership in Higher Education
11:15 - 12:30 Workshop Session I (see Friday workshop descriptions)
Cracking the Glass Ceiling in Higher Education
Her College Dreams: How Can We Support First-Generation Female Students?
Contemporary Leadership at Small Private Colleges in New England
Successes & Challenges Women Faculty Face in Teaching in Applied Fields
Sustaining & Empowering Women of Color in Leadership in Institutions of Higher Education through Transformative Leadership
Women & Money: Creating Your Best Future
12:30-1:45 Networking Lunch & Raffle Drawing
1:45-3:00 Workshop Session II (see Friday workshop descriptions)
Cross-Gen Conversations: Supporting Leadership Development Across Generations
Developing a Consulting Practice
It All Begins Here
Making an Impact: Leadership Roles in Academia
Women's Leadership on Campus: How to Promote Women's Leadership for Students on Campus
3:00-4:00 Coffee Break, Closing Remarks & Final Raffle Drawing
Workshop Descriptions and Presenter Bios
Print a conference schedule.
Attend Thursday, March 28 ONLY: $50
Attend Friday, March 29 ONLY: $110
Attend Both Days: $160
Overnight accommodations available at a special group rate of $170 per night by calling Stoweflake Mountain Resort and Spa at 1-800-253-2232 (indicate that you are attending the Vermont Women in Higher Education Conference).
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