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The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) at Bentley Hosts “Shattering the Glass Ceiling: It Starts On Campus,” Monday October 18, 2010
Workshop Teaches Undergraduate and Graduate Women How to Build a Network
The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) hosts “Shattering the Glass Ceiling: It Starts On Campus,” a workshop for undergraduate and graduate women on building your network on campus and beyond. The program will be held Monday, October 18, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. in the Executive Dining Room at LaCava Center. Registration is required.
Please Register on My Bentley by clicking on Student Self Service, Student Services, Undergraduate/Graduate Services, Register for Events.
The workshop will include:
- Presentations by undergraduate and graduate student leaders; these leaders and presidents of various student organizations will be available after the workshop as well.
- A structured conversation on the value of a post-graduation network facilitated by senior Bentley faculty and staff members: How can you use each other as resources and best prepare yourselves for the various hurdles that women face at work?
- Access to Bentley faculty and staff mentors and to campus resources for women’s personal and professional development.
- Opportunities to brainstorm effective programming for Bentley women on campus and abroad.
The event is sponsored by the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI), The WLI Student Focus Group, The Graduate Women’s Leadership Organization, The Women’s Center, and the Bentley Chapter of 85 Broads.
The Yawkey Foundations have recognized Bentley University’s longstanding commitment to service-learning and awarded the university $500,000 to educate students to effectively lead nonprofit organizations and expand student efforts to help community groups.