The Women in Leadership Conference began with students and staff who were passionate about women in leadership. The annual conference has grown into an incredibly successful program that builds capacity and efficacy in leadership, giving conference attendees knowledge about issues in women’s leadership and knowledge, skills, and values to engage in the leadership process.
The final deadline to register is March 1, 2021.
Keynote Speaker – Linda Sarsour
“Linda Sarsour is an award-winning racial justice and civil rights activist, seasoned community organizer, every Islamophobe’s worst nightmare, and mother of three. Ambitious, outspoken, and independent, Linda shatters stereotypes of Muslim women while also treasuring her religious and ethnic heritage. She is a Palestinian Muslim American and a self-proclaimed “pure
New Yorker, born and raised in Brooklyn!” She is the co-founder of the first Muslim online organizing platform, MPower Change and co-founder of Until Freedom, an intersectional racial justice organization focused on direct action and power building in communities of color