Through specialized programs combining academic and hands-on experiences, our goal is to help students better understand the central components of leadership, whether and how gender affects leadership styles and strategies, and how to take leadership in their personal and professional lives, whatever their field of study.
A specialized curriculum, leadership development workshops, summer internships, network development, and individual leadership actions will all be part of this effort. In inspiring young women to become strong, resilient leaders, we will focus on such leadership skills as:
Fall 2012 Leadership Conference:
We will put on a conference on October 25 and 26th, 2012 devoted to women's leadership. We're currently developing the format and the speakers for the conference.
A Women's Leadership Advancement Board would help provide the seed money for: