Conferences/Professional Development Opportunities

Take advantage of these upcoming conferences, professional development, and networking opportunities.

CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY 

2018-19 Brown Bag Luncheon Speaker Series

Save the Date:  Wednesday, September 25 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library

Dr. Mary C. Schutten, Executive Vice President and Provost, Central Michigan University will kick off the MI-ACE Women's Network Brownbag Luncheon Series for the 2019-2020 Academic Year.  Please pack your lunch and join MI-ACE Women's Network as we identify, develop the leadership of, advance and support the retention of women in higher education. 



2018-19 Brown Bag Luncheon Speaker Series

Wednesday, January 23 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Dr. Reva Curry, Vice-President of Instruction and Learning Services at Delta College presents Women Helping Women: Strength Training for the Journey

Thursday, November 15 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Garden View Room, Park Library
Dr. Tara McCarthy, Central Michigan University Professor of History presents
A Century of Suffrage

Wednesday, October 17 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Dr. Concha Allen, Central Michigan University Director of Community Engagement presents Leading in Place.

Thursday, September 27 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Harley Blake, Central Michigan University Human Resources presents 
Attitudes and Attributes for Effective Relationships: Building a Foundation of Trust. 


CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY 

Friday, March 23 from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Anspach 255
Taking Action: A Women's History Month Forum
A panel discussion on, and an invitation to participate in a conversation about women's activism in the United States. Featuring:
Dr. Kirsten Weber, Associate Professor, Department of Communication
Dr. Tisha Dejmanee, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication
Dr. Brittany Fremion, Assistant Professor, Department of History
Cali Winslow, student representative, Students Advocating Gender Equality
Saceila Gonzalez, student representative, Black Lives Matter
Ashleigh Laho, student representative, Organization of Women Leaders
Facilitated by Dr. Laura Zwissler, Asst. Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion
Hosted by Central Michigan University's MI-ACE Women's Network, the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion, the Organization of Women Leaders, the Office of LGBTQ Services, and the Women and Gender Studies Program.

2017-18 Brown Bag Luncheon Speaker Series

Tuesday, February 27 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Dr. Kimberly O'Brien presents Emotional Intelligence 

Thursday, January 25 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Dr. JoEllen DeLucia presents Women and the Disciplines: A Brief History

Thursday, November 16 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Phersson presents Mentorship, Leadership, and Professional Development: Learning at home and learning away

Wednesday, October 18 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Dr. Misty Bennett presents Work-Life "Balance" Interactive Workshop

Thursday, September 28 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Strosacker Room, Park Library
Dr. Claudia Douglass - MI ACE State Chair


MICHIGAN CONFERENCES

2019 Women of Color Collaborative Luncheon
Hosted by Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn

Registration is open for the 2019 Michigan ACE Women's Network Women of Color Collaborative Luncheon, set for Friday, November 1, 2019.  


ACE WOMEN'S Network Michigan 2020 Annual Conference
The Voice of Michigan Women in Higher Education
Hosted by Madonna University

The annual Michigan ACE Women's Network conference is set for June 8-9, 2020 at the Suburban Collection Showplace.



REGIONAL CONFERENCES
Do you want something a little closer to home?  Check out some of the upcoming regional conferences, webinars and networking opportunities. Find your interest by clicking the link above.

NATIONAL CONFERENCES
ACE Women's Network has a diverse list of upcoming national conferences and webinars.  Find your interest by clicking the link above.