IWU Women Connect

March 9, 2007

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University is hosting its first annual Council for IWU Women conference, “Support, Network, Encourage: The Women of IWU Connect,” from 9 a.m. to noon on March 10 in the Memorial Center (104 University St., Bloomington).

The conference will begin with an opening ceremony in the Memorial Center Main Lounge, followed by breakout sessions covering topics such as women’s efficacy, leadership and balance.  The sessions are free and open to all female IWU faculty, staff, students and friends.

The council’s focus is to advance the involvement and leadership of IWU women.  Members work in diverse fields across the nation and have committed time, talent and money to support this undertaking.  The conference events were designed to involve staff and faculty in initiating, or rekindling, a partnership that will enhance the University community.

For additional information, contact Alumni Relations Director Ann Harding at aharding@iwu.edu.

Contact: Amanda ReCupido, (309) 556-3181