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Posted on March 28, 2017

Female business colleagues talking in a meeting room

Meet powerful women and take steps to improve your earning power with these events organized by the women’s studies program.

NEW TIMES AND EVENTS have been added to this updated schedule. All members of the campus community are encouraged to take part in these events. Admission is free, and the public may attend unless otherwise noted. 

All events are held in Manderino Library, except as noted. Those marked with an asterisk * include free food! 

Updated schedule

April 3

  • Hard-hatted Women: Multimedia exhibition opens, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in Manderino Library's third-floor gallery.  

April 4

  • Lifting the Leadership Lid: 7 Ways to Increase Influence and Rock Life Like Only a Female Leader Can, 9:30-10:45 a.m., with guest speaker Gina Watts, Room 208 (second floor). *
  • Breaking Career Barriers and Norms, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., panel discussion, Room 319 (third floor). *
  • How We Can Work Together to Fill the Leadership Gaps, 12:30-1:45 p.m., with guest speakers Heather Arnet and others from the Women and Girls Foundation, Room 208.
  • Hard-Hatted Women, 2-4 p.m., multimedia exhibition in the third-floor gallery. A reception with artist Pat Ulbrich and trailblazing women featured in the exhibition will be held on the library’s first floor. *
  • Student art displays, 2-4 p.m., first floor. Includes sno-cones, trivia, photo boothand more. *

April 5

  • Hard-hatted Women: Multimedia exhibition, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., third-floor gallery. 
  • Taking Control of Your Personal Brand: Cost Effective & Practical Strategies, noon, with Dress for Success speaker Liz Mims, Natali Student Center, Rooms 206-207. *
  • Dress for Success Fittings, 1-4 p.m. (by appointment; call the Women’s Center  at Et. 5857) 

April 6

  • Speed Negotiation, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (by appointment or walk-In), Career and professional Development Center, Natali Studetn Center, Room 138
  • Hard-hatted Women: Multimedia exhibition, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., third-floor gallery. 
  • AAUW Start Smart Workshop: Increasing Your Negotiation Smarts and Skills, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., library, Room 208. *
  • Hard Hatted Women movie, 12:30-1:45 p.m., library, Room 208 

April 7

  • Hard-hatted Women: Multimedia exhibition, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., third-floor gallery.  

These events were made possible through support provided by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Campus Action Project Grant. The opinions expressed herein are those of the project team and do not necessarily reflect the views of AAUW


Learn to Earn Week activities are sponsored by the Office of the President, the Office of the Provost, the women’s studies program, the Department of Social Work and the Linda and Harry Serene Leadership Institute.