Join Us for WEI 2017 – Being Brave: Cultivating our Courage and Confidence!

Please join us for this year’s Women’s Empowerment Symposium on Monday, April 3, 2017. Our theme this year is Being Brave: Cultivating our Courage & Confidence.  We have an incredible day planned and ALL are welcome to participate.
Faculty: Please encourage and support student attendance. Events are LEAD-credit eligible.
The day’s events include:
  • Keynote speaker Alexia Vernon, who will focus on bravery and using challenges to our advantage.
  • A diverse all-student panel will discuss feminism: what it means and how its evolving
  • Hands-on workshops including:
    • Stand Up & Negotiate Your Worth (presented by Alexia Vernon)
    • Using Entertainment to Change Public Opinion (presented by Population Media Center)
    • Self-Defense for Women by Women (presented by The Safety Team)
    • Mansplaining by Dan & Luke: Men as Allies (presented by Luke Lewis & Dan O’Hara)
  • A poetry slam featuring Muslim Girls Making Change and faculty, student and staff presenters
-Schedule of events
-Workshop Registration
-Poetry Slam sign-up
An opportunity to recognize campus champions – Let us know who is making a difference on our campus so we can appreciate them during the events on April 3!
Please contact Leandre Waldo if you have any questions!