The Leadership Conference will address women's issues such as effective
communication and listening skills, negotiating self-worth, and gaining
personal and career opportunities from professional, nonprofit, and
social organizations within the context of Listen, Speak, Act. The
conference celebrates women who have taken leadership roles. By
listening to their strengths we'll find our own action pathway to
Held each spring, the Elizabeth Somers Leadership Center and
the Women's Leadership Conference bring together an intergenerational
audience of professional women, many of whom are alumnae, and students
to discuss the personal and professional challenges facing women in the
Listen, Speak, Act.
2006 Women's Leadership Conference
Friday, April 7, 2006 • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
GW Mount Vernon Campus
2100 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
For additional information, contact The Office of Academic
Affairs at the Mount Vernon Campus on (202) 242-6697 or visit the 2006 Women's Leadership Conference's site.
What past attendees have said:
"I really enjoyed, learned, and became inspired with what the panel members spoke about."
"Energy, real leadership, examples."
"Diversity of experience."
"Very personal important issues were discussed."
"I enjoyed the entire program. It is hard for me to select one. All the speakers inspired me and I feel I have learned so much."
"I enjoyed hearing how different women attained leadership."