2016-17
2016

UCW Annual Professional Development Conference

 
UCW's 2016 Professional Development Conference will be held Friday, August 5, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Sheraton Phoenix Airport Hotel Tempe. Early-bird registration runs through July 15 and is $99; registration after that date is $109.  Inclusive in your conference registration is your $30 membership dues for 2016-2017. Such a deal!

Register online now at http://links.asu.edu/UCW — here you will also find info about how to get a Purchase Order going for your conference fee or for those in your unit (use vendor code UNIVCAREER) and info about paying with a personal check. If you have any questions about registration, contact board member Carolyn.Starr@asu.edu.


"EMPOWERING WOMEN: 30 YEARS STRONG"


UCW in 2015-2016 marked its 30th year of empowering the personal and professional growth of women at ASU!  The 2016 conference will feature sessions that celebrate that tradition — including a keynote that recognizes the gains women have made in recent decades and the work that still needs to be done.


8:00 - 8:30 am
REGISTRATION CHECK-IN
and continental breakfast

8:30 - 9:10 am
WELCOME AND MORNING KEYNOTE 

"The Women's Liberation Movement: Then and Now" (Grand Ballroom)

Jennifer Lee, award-winning filmmaker, author and Hollywood visual effects compositor and editor   

9:20 - 10:20 am
CONCURRENT SESSION I

    LauRha Frankfort - Revitalize and Renew with Qi Gong
    Rose Weitz - A History of Women's Hair...and Women's Lives: Eve to Beyonce 
    K Royal - Breaking Barriers: Defining — and Being True to — Yourself

10:30 - 11:30 am
CONCURRENT SESSION II


Kathy Tousek - Yoga Activity: Awaken to Your Magnificence (bring your mat)
Mike Hayashi - The 5 Steps to Be a "Triple-P" Speaker! (Powerful, Polished, Professional)
Sue Ellen Allen - One Letter, One Vision Can Make a Difference

11:30 - 12:30 pm
BUFFET LUNCH  


12:40 - 1:40 pm
CONCURRENT SESSIONS III

Jennifer Huberty - Yoga — What’s All the Hype About Anyway? 
Jennifer Lee - Women's History Is American History
Dawn Lloyd - Time & Money: The 2 Biggest Challenges for Women in Planning their Financial Future  

1:50 - 2:50 pm
CONCURRENT SESSIONS IV

Mike Hayashi - A Woman's Place Is in Control
Marcie Hutchinson - R-E-S-P-E-C-T for Music as an Agent of Social Change
Carolyn Starr - From Sun Awards to Casual Notes: Find Joy and Strength by Looking Outward and Appreciating Others

2:50 - 3:10
Afternoon dessert (Ballroom)

3:10 - 4:10 pm
CLOSING SESSION  
"EmpowHer: The Top Health Concerns that Sabotage Women— and Complementary and Alternative Healthcare Options to Defeat Them" (Grand Ballroom) 
Lynn Genet, American Chiropractic and American Physical Therapy

...to be followed by wrap-up and door prizes


If you’re not able to attend the conference but would like to renew your dues now, you can send your Purchase Order or check for $30 to board member Alicia.Richardson@asu.edu(She can also provide an invoice, if you need that in order for your unit to initiate the payment.)



     



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