Women's History Month Colloquium

The Women’s History Month Colloquium will explore the contributions of powerful, forward-thinking women who have navigated their way through academia, politics, the business world, and beyond.
When Mar 25, 2014
from 11:00 AM to 01:30 PM
Where Faculty Dining Room AC-2D01
Contact Name
Contact Phone 718-262-2008
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 The colloquium will feature a keynote address from

Freida D.Foster, B.A., M.S.

Ms. Foster is a Trustee of the Board of the City University of New York (CUNY). She is Chair of the Board’s Standing Committee on Facilities Planning and Management, and serves as Vice Chair of the Standing Committee on Student Affairs and Special Programs.

This year’s colloquium will also include a panel discussion on women taking active leadership roles in the workplace while managing their work/life balance. The panel discussion, moderated by Women’s Center Director, Ebonie Jackson, will focus on issues raised in Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In: Women, Work & the Will to Lead.

Lunch will be provided. RSVP is required.

To pick up a copy of the book, get more information, or RSVP, please contact Ebonie Jackson in the Women’s Center, Room 3C01 or call 718-262-2008. You may also RSVP online. York College Women’s History Month Colloquium is co-sponsored by the York College Women's Center, Office of the President, Student Activities, the Women’s Club, and the LeaderShape Club.