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Council of Lafayette Women Conference



Featured Speakers:

Sally Lou Oaks Loveman ’84, founder of lovespeaks and former audience producer for “The Oprah Winfrey Show.”

and

Lafayette College President Alison Byerly


Saturday, April 2, 2016
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Conference fee $50 ($30 for alumnae in the classes of 2005-2015).


Alumnae, parents, students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in a day offering community, connection, information, and inspiration. Faculty and alumnae speakers will share their wisdom and expertise on a wide range of educational, personal, and professional development topics.

Tentative schedule:

9:00 - 9:45 a.m. Breakfast / Networking
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Concurrent Sessions*
11:15 - 12:15 p.m. Concurrent Sessions*
12:25 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch with keynote speaker, Sally Lou Oaks Loveman '84
1:45 - 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Sessions*
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions*
4:15 - 5:00 p.m. Closing reception with remarks by Lafayette's 17th President, Alison Byerly

Session topics include:

  • Do What You Love
  • Women as Leaders: The Double Bind
  • Saving Venice from Venice: The Reality of a City on Water
  • Reinvent Yourself for Your Next Chapter
  • Fashioning Your World: 3 Perspectives
  • Navigating the Network You Never Knew You Had
  • Yoga for Life: How Yoga Keeps You Healthy, Sane and Successful
  • Girl Power in the Digital Age: Get Rejected, Get Paid, and Get Up for More - War Stories and Work in Television, Film and Digital Media
  • Mentorship in the Community: Turning Your Passion Into a Career
  • Prepared Pards: Advice for Lady Leopards on Organizing Their Affairs and Helping Loved Ones Do the Same
  • Emerging Careers in Digital Media Your Parents Don't Know About
  • Sit Down with Sally Lou Loveman
  • Running in Heels: A Woman's Guide to Getting Elected
  • Slave or Free, Women Pass the Message: The Case of Madagascar

Confirmed Presenters include:

  • Christine Besselman '17
  • Megan Averbuch ’07
  • Caroline Bitterly '17
  • Terese Brown ‘07
  • Amanda Evans ‘13
  • Liza Laird ‘05
  • Ginny Logan ‘81
  • Clarissa Louw ‘94
  • Sally Lou Loveman '84
  • Lauren Novotny ‘11
  • Jiselle Peralta ‘13
  • Loren Pierce '82
  • Honorable Paula Roscioli '87
  • Vicki Salemi ‘95
  • Professor Susan Basow
  • Melissa Shusterman ‘89
  • Simmone Taitt '04
  • Mirielle Vasselli ‘16
  • Wynne Whitman ‘86
  • Professor Wendy Wilson-Fall

Please register no later than March 18, 2016.  Conference fee is $50 ($30 for alumnae in the classes of 2005 - 2015, current students are the guests of the Council of Lafayette Women.)

  


Contact Information


Alumni Relations
610/330-5040 or 800/LAFAYETTE
alumni@lafayette.edu




Date & Location

Date: 4/2/2016
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Lafayette College Campus, Easton PA
Sessions will be held in Marquis Hall, Lafayette College.