The Power of Women: Advocating for Diversity and Inclusion

Each year the Virginia Network sponsors a statewide conference serving women in a wide range of roles in higher education, including graduate students. The Network has been particularly interested in identifying and developing the careers of women from diverse backgrounds and four times has focused the annual conference on critical issues for women of color. 

2018 VIRGINIA NETWORK STATE CONFERENCE / 6th Women of Color Conference
The Power of Women: Advocating for Diversity and Inclusion

It is time to get excited about The Virginia Network Conference in Norfolk, Virginia on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Old Dominion University! This will be the 6th Women of Color Conference. The theme of this annual conference is "The Power of Women: Advocating for Diversity and Inclusion". The annual conference is designed for women who serve the varied and diverse institutions and agencies of higher education in the Commonwealth and provides opportunities for networking, collaboration, and sharing information about the national, state, and regional issues affecting higher education today. 

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May 24, 2018 at Old Dominion University

2018 Annual State/6th Women of Color Conference