Seventh Women’s Leadership Conference Annual 2013

Monday, March 4, 2013

Unless otherwise noted, all events held in the Ellison Campus Center, Veterans Hall

Keynote Speaker: Caitlyn Boyle, Author and Founder of Operation Beautiful

Caitlyn Boyle. image by Tamara Lackey


Conference Morning Schedule:


A Morning of Self-Empowerment and Motivation

10:30 am   Registration Campus Center Lobby

11 am   Welcome and Keynote Presenter, Caitlyn Boyle (image left)

12 – 12:45 pm   Leadership Luncheon

12:45 – 1:30 pm   Session 1–Session topics include: law of attraction, true media beauty, and b smart, b sexy, ask the sexpert!

WLC conference image


Conference Afternoon Schedule:


The Professional Experience for Faculty, Staff and Administrators “Showcasing Your Abilities in a Collegial Way”

Please note this event will be held in the Martin Luther King Room, Ellison Campus Center.

12 - 12:45 pm    Luncheon hosted by Beth Marshall, assistant vice president, human resources and equal opportunity, and Kristin Esterberg, provost and vice president of academic affairs

12:45 - 1:30 pm   "Key Strategies to Implement When Faced with Difficult Conversations." A special discussion led by Elizabeth Suarez, a faculty member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution & Leadership Studies department at the University of Denver

1:30 - 2:15 pm    Three session topics on opportunities under your nose, understanding mentorship and bud to boss

This conference is for our women professionals and will be hosted and facilitated by a number of talented individuals from throughout Salem State University.

Register for the mid-day Professional Experience conference sessions here. Space is limited! Register by February 27, 2013



That takes ovaries book cover


Conference Evening Schedule:


An Evening of Courageous Acts

4:30 pm    Afternoon Registration and Welcome Back

5 – 5:45 pm    Session 2–Session topics include: powerful voices- having our say and who gets to define you?

6 – 6:45 pm    Dinner of Courage

7 – 9 pm    That Takes Ovaries–Open Mic NightBold Females and Their Braven Acts! Come be a part of a live open mic with professional actresses and our students sharing their courageous acts!



Post it note encouraging visitors to register


Students! Register today for this conference (registration ends February 27, 2013).

Register for just the morning, come to the evening, be here all day...the experience is up to you!

Register for the mid-day Professional Experience conference sessions here. Space is limited! Register by February 27, 2013


Conference sponsored by: Student Government Association, Program Council, Women’s Center, Residence Hall Association, Student Involvement and Activities, Residence Life, Diversity Center, and Counseling and Health Services