Events

SPRING 2015


Work $mart Workshop

A targeted salary negotiation workshop for Villanova student women and alumnae to help enhance their earnings for the rest of their working lives.

Tuesday, Feburary 10 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

West Lounge, Dougherty Hall, Villanova Campus

Registration fee: $15 (includes dinner)

Facilitated by Lauren Miltenberger, Assistant Professor of Public Administration at the Villanova College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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


Candy Chang

VSB-Week keynote speaker. Renowned for interactive public installations that provoke civic engagement and emotional introspection, Taiwanese-American artist Candy Chang challenges the conventional perception of public space and the role it can play to help us make sense of our communities and ourselves.

Thursday, February 19 at 6:30 p.m.

Jake Nevin Field House

Villanova Campus

For more information on Candy Chang, click here

For Candy Chang's TED Talk, click here

Sponsored by Villanova School of Business


Marketplace Cafe

A networking event designed to connect Villanova graduate students and alumnae in business and related fields

Sunday, March 15 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

West Lounge, Dougherty Hall, Villanova Campus

Featuring "Active Presence" by Bobbi Block of Bracken Leadership LLC. We will explore techniques for greater engagement, teamwork and creativity in the workplace.


Co-sponsored by VSB Graduate Business Programs, Gradute Women in Business & Villanova Women's Professional Network


Gender and Women's Studies: Across the Disciplines and Across Professions

Panel featuring:
Amy Fleischer, Villanova College of Engineering
Shauna McDonald, CLAS Communication Department
Quinetta Roberson, Villanova School of Business
Katina Sawyer, CLAS Department of Psychology

Wednesday, March 18, 6 p.m.

Radnor-St.David's Room, Connelly Center

Villanova Campus

Sponsored by CLAS Gender and Women's Studies Department


Lunchtime Virtual Networking Event for

Villanova Women

An online chatroom that matches up alumnae, professionals, students and other participants for conversations. The event only lasts one hour, so it is the perfect way to spend your lunch break!

Wednesday, March 25 from 12 to 1 p.m.

Virtual Online Event

Hosted by the Viillanova Women's Professional Network and the VU Alumni Association


26th Annual Elizabeth Cady Stanton Conference

Featuring keynote address by Lauren Berlant, George M. Pullman Distinguished Service Professor, Department of English, University of Chicago. Berlant is the author of a series of groundbreaking works on the politics of affect and emotion, including Cruel Optimism (2011) and Sex, or the Unbearable (2014).

Conference will highlight and celebrate the incisive work produced by students from across campus during the previous year.

Thursday, March 26

Connelly Center, Villanova Campus

Click here for more information

Sponsored by CLAS Gender and Women's Studies Department



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Cheryl Carleton
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