Conferences and Professional Development Opportunities for Women in Higher Education
Western Association of Women Historians
From: May 14, 2015
To: May 16, 2015
Place: Sacramento, CA
This year’s conference offers panels on a wide range of topics, our first ever graduate student poster session, and something special for the keynote session. Participants represent eighty-seven institutions from twenty-five states and five countries.
2ND WOMEN & LEADERSHIP AFFINITY GROUP CONFERENCE
From: June 7, 2015
To: June 10, 2015
Place: Asilomar Conference Grounds, CA
This year’s theme, Advancing Women in Leadership: Waves of Possibilities, provides a critical forum for bringing together top scholars, leaders, and practitioners to discuss the latest research and work related to women and leadership.
Twitter Hashtag: #ILA2015Asilomar
AAUW National Convention
From: Thursday, June 18, 2015
To: Sunday, June 21, 2015
San Diego CA
Women in Higher Education Leadership Summit
From: August 2, 2015
To: August 5, 2015
Place: San Diego, CA
The Summit consist of a variety of activities—including value card exercises, paper/pencil self assessments, ethical dilemmas, drawing activities, acting workshops and motivational speakers. All participants complete a Leadership Circle® 360 survey and the Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator, and receive personal coaching based on survey results. Through this approach, WHELS helps leaders to formulate their own visions for change and to implement solutions appropriately.
NATIONAL WOMEN’S STUDIES ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONFERENCE
From: November 12, 2015
To: November 15, 2015
Place: Milwaukee, WI
The 2015 conference will open on Thursday, November 12, 2015 with two pre-conferences hosted by the Program Administration and Development and the Women’s Centers Standing Committees. These daylong events offer networking and professional development opportunities for women’s and gender studies and women’s center administrators. The General Conference will feature concurrent breakout sessions, receptions, and professional development sessions for graduate students and junior faculty. This year’s theme is precarity.
Twitter Hashtag: #NWSA2015