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Registration under way for 2010 Women’s Conference at Alfred University
10/13/10

Registration is under way for the Alfred University Women’s Leadership Academy’s Women’s Conference 2010 slated for Saturday, Oct. 23, from 10:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Powell Campus Center.

Cost is $10 for the full day’s events; AU students will be admitted free. For more information, call the Women’s Leadership Conference at 607.871.2971.

The conference vision is to reveal a spirit of confidence and determination in emerging women leaders, however men are encouraged to attend.

The speakers and break-out sessions will provide wisdom, advice, and encouragement on topics ranging from creative leadership skills, to working in a male-dominated field, to a meditation workshop, and more. The day will also include a networking lunch.

The breakout session include: “Women in Media,” “Careers, Women and Choices to Make,” “Creative Leadership,” “Facing Adversity with Integrity and Confidence,” “Title IX: Women + Sport + Equity = Success,” “Meditation Workshop,” “Woman in a Man’s World,” and “Non-Profit Careers and Leadership.” Special panel discussions include “Major Women” and “Managing Independence.”

Many sponsors have made the Women’s Conference 2010 possible including: Platinum Level — Alfred University, Women’s Leadership Center, AU Provost’s Office, and the AU Marketing Office; Gold — Lain’s Cider, the Fiat Lux (AU student newspaper); Silver — Alfred University, Kelly Healy, Office of Residence Life, and the Center for Student Involvement; Bronze — Alfred University Chapter of Society of Women Engineers, Jones Memorial Hospital, Wellsville, and the American Association of University Women’s Alfred/Hornell Chapter.