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The Women’s Leadership Center at the University of Saint Joseph invites you to participate in:
Featuring Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame traveling exhibit: Powerful Voices: Connecticut Women Changing Democracy. Connecticut’s history is filled with remarkable women who achieved extraordinary things! Join us for an interactive multi-media program by the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame and learn about some of the state’s powerful female voices for change in our democracy.
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017
More information to follow.
A networking event to meet women like you who are ready to explore public service.
Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017
10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Active community leaders shared their experiences and responded to questions during interactive panel discussions.
April 17, 2017
The World Affairs Council and the University of Saint Joseph's Women's Leadership Center celebrated global women's leadership: the challenges and opportunities facing women in our international landscape as well as the role women's advancement will play in shaping our global future.
Nov. 9, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the Connor Chapel of Our Lady, sponsored by the University of Notre Dame Club of Hartford.
Rev. Oliver F. Williams, C.S.C., Ph.D., ’61, ’69 M.A., Associate Professor, Management; Fellow, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies; Director, Center for Ethics and Religious Values in Business
The University of Saint Joseph celebrated its 40-year tradition of educating women business leaders with a series of events during the fall 2016 semester, beginning with the “Are You Ready for the Job Market?” Speaker Series.
On Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. in the second-floor reception room of Bruyette Athenaeum, Lynn Olson-Douglas ’05, M’08, Director of Human Resources at Travelers, offered her insights.
The second installment featured Paddi LeShane, Chief Executive Officer/Lobbyist for Sullivan and LeShane, Inc. and member of the USJ Board of Trustees, on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. in the Crystal Room in Mercy Hall.
The series concluded on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 at 12:30 p.m., when Rob King, Senior Vice President of SportsCenter and News at ESPN and member of the USJ Board of Trustees, spoke in the Crystal Room in Mercy Hall.
Thursday, October 20, 2016 Registration at 5:30 p.m., Program at 6 p.m.
1678 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117
What do women need to make it to the top — assertiveness, mentors and a willingness to “lean-in,” or more business, financial and technical skills and experience? Join us for a program aimed at helping women advance in their careers. Women in leadership positions in four industries will discuss their perspectives, experiences and recommendations for women who want to climb the career ladder.
The program was designed for mid-career, senior and executive level women, but all were welcome.
Sheila Hartnett '74: Senior Advisor, former business owner & Chairman/CEO of Geometry Global
Patti LaMonica: Executive Director of Emergency Medicine and Prehospital Service Line, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Madelyn Lankton: Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Enterprise Operations and eBusiness, Travelers
Joanne Price: Co-founder/Managing Partner, Fairview Capital
Nancy Roath '72: Co-Founder & Senior Director of Future 5, Stamford, CT; formerly Vice President of Brand & Product Marketing, IBM Corporation
Marty Gervasi '83: Chief Human Resource Officer, The Hartford
Networking opportunity and refreshments sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise immediately followed the program.
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