FALL 2015


Daiichi Sankyo Pharma Development & VWPN Leadership Shadowing Event

Undergraduates will learn about different careers in the Pharmaceutical Industry, attend a career panel, discuss mentors and networking, and much more!

Friday, September 11 from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Hosted by Daiichi Sankyo Pharmaceutical Development in Edison, NJ


Suit Up for Success

An informational session on professional appearance and confident presence. Bring the best version of yourself to the internship, job interview, and/or first day of your career.

Wednesday, September 16 at 6:00 p.m.

Health Services Building, Room 200

Villanova Campus

Sponsored by Villanova Women's Professional Network


Work Smart Salary Negotiation Workshops

Two workshop dates will be offered to Villanova student women and alumnae to help enhance their earnings for the rest of their working lives. Participants should attend only one workshop.
Registration Fee: $15 (includes meal)
Tuesday, October 6 at 6 p.m.
Sunday, November 15 at 1 p.m.
Health Services Building, Room 200
Villanova Campus
Co-sponsored by VSB Graduate Business Programs, CLAS Human Resource Development Program, CLAS Masters in Public Administration, VU Alumni Relations & Villanova Women's Professional Network


VWPN Networking Event in Washington, D.C.

The VWPN invites you to connect with Villanova women in the Greater Washington, DC region at a reception at the home of F. Davis '77 P'10 and Lynda Camalier P'10.

Network and hear from accomplished women in our region. There will also be an opportunity to learn about ways you can get involved with Villanova in DC.

Thursday, October 15th from 6 to 8 pm

Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Click here to register for this complimentary event

Co-sponsored by the Villanova University Alumni Association & the Villanova Women's Professional Network


VWPN 2015 Keynote Speaker: Joanna Barsh

Joanna Barsh is the Director Emerita of the McKinsey Centered Leadership Project and the author of How Remarkable Women Lead
Tuesday, October 27 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Villanova Room, Connelly Center
Villanova Campus
Co-sponsored by Villanova Women's Professional Network, College of Engineering & CLAS Gender and Women's Studies.


The Empowerment Project

What would you do if you weren't afraid to fail? We will be screening the Empowerment Project, a film about the incredible journey of female filmmakers driving across America to spotlight ordinary women doing extraordinary things in the careers and lives. Screening will be followed by a discussion.

Wednesday, November 11 at 6 p.m.

Bartley Auditorium

Villanova Campus

Sponsored by Villanova Women's Professional Network & CLAS Gender and Women's Studies

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Cheryl Carleton
Director, Villanova Women's Professional Network

VWPN 2013-14 Profile