#BeBoldforChange: 300 girls in grades 6-12 will be connected with, and inspired by dynamic women leaders in our community. Girls will participate in panel discussions, team building activities and career exploration. They will also have afternoon breakout sessions on civic engagement, philanthropy, personal branding and social media. Registration is $10.00.
Registration Now Open
The UNC Charlotte ADVANCE Faculty Affairs and Diversity Office is co-hosting a conference, “Bridging the Gap Between Academic and Entrepreneurial Capital: Strategies for Success for Women and Under-Represented Minorities.”
The goal of the conference is to educate female and minority faculty and students and interested community members about how they can translate their intellectual capital into entrepreneurial capital in innovative ways.
Amendment 19 (Ratified August 18, 1920)
The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex. Congress shall have the power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.
Please join the League of Women Voters--Charlotte Mecklenburg and Noted Columnist, Author and Teacher, Kay McSpadden
The Women’s Summit at UNC Charlotte presents an evening of lively discussion as local feminists from across the generations consider, “What is feminism today?” Hosted by feminist activist Jennifer Baumgardner, guests will explore the uniting themes and issues of debate within the vast scope of the feminist movement. Enjoy the unique viewpoints of senior activists, entrepreneurs, national organizers and teen advocates as they define, “What is feminism to you – then, now and in the future?”
Please join the Women + Girls Research Alliance at the Southern Women's Show starting September 19 - 22, 2013 at the Charlotte Convention Center. For more information, go to http://www.southernshows.com/wch/.
We hope to see you there!
DEE DEE MYERS TO ADDRESS THE 2012 WOMEN'S SUMMIT
Please join top women leaders from across the community as the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Women's Summit presents the 2012 Women's Summit, "Women, Wages and Work."
The 2012 Women's Summit will be on Friday, April 13, in the Student Union Ballroom, with registration opening at 7:30 AM Former White House Press Secretary, Dee Dee Myers will be the keynote speaker.
Join Mayor Anthony Foxx and The Charlotte in 2012 Convention Host Committee for a Discussion on Building a Broader More Inclusive Economy.
Hosted by Charles Ogletree, Professor, Harvard Law School
6:00 p.m. Registration
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Program
Domestic Violence Doesn’t Stay at Home – It Comes to Work Too
Domestic violence has a profound impact on business. Workplace safety is compromised when an employee is in an abusive relationship, as it’s not uncommon for abusers to seek out their partner at work, endangering her, co-workers, customers on the scene.