What: Female alumni involved in business, government and non-profit businesses will share their stories with students at the second Symposium on Women in Leadership
When: September 19 at 7:00pm to September 20 at 5:00pm
Where: Statler Amphitheater (September 19) and Warren Hall (September 20)
Friday night’s keynote speeches will begin at 7:00 p.m. with Suzy Welch, best-selling author, television commentator, and public speaker, and will continue with Kathy Savitt ’85, Chief Marketing Officer at Yahoo. The event will take place in the Ampitheater of the Statler Hotel and is free and open to the public.
Saturday’s events require registartion and will include talks by Sherece West-Scantlebury, President and CEO of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, an organization working towards closing the economic and educational gaps in Arkansas through grants and partnerships; Pamela Barnes, President and CEO of Engender Health, a leading global women’s health organization committed to transforming the quality of healthcare with high-quality family planning and sexual and reproductive health services; as well as numerous other speakers here to discuss and answer questions in panels and workshops.