Making Space for Leadership Potential

For me, conducting the Elect Her–Campus Women Win event at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, meant going home again. I grew up in Vandalia, which is just down the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   April 26, 2011

Elect Her in California and the West Indies

Exciting, inspiring, life-changing, and necessary — these are some of the words that come to mind while reading the latest installment of the Elect Her–Campus Women Win blogs. Wendy Matheny, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   March 31, 2011

The California Candidates of Tomorrow

Mt. San Jacinto College in Menifee, California, isn’t your typical campus. While across the nation, women make up only 47 percent of student government association (SGA) representatives, Mt. San Jacinto […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 31, 2011

No Need for a Beach

Some people find their inspiration on the calm sands of a beach watching a brilliant, orange sunset. But the inspiration I found in Jamaica a few weeks ago was not […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 31, 2011
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Reform Needed to Foster Equality and Diversity in Higher Ed Leadership

How it is that women are outpacing men in attaining degrees yet not catching up to men in leadership positions in higher education and other professional fields? Further statistics revealed that only 23 percent of college presidents are women. Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 30, 2011

Elect Her in Connecticut, Cincinnati, and at Loyola

Elect Her–Campus Women Win trainings are intended to prepare the next generation of young college women to run for political office, but the training at Loyola University reached even further […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 18, 2011

Changing the Face of the Presidency

The University of Cincinnati (UC) has not had a female president of student government for over a decade. But after the Elect Her–Campus Women Win training on February 26, I […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 18, 2011

Stepping up as an Authentic Leader

“There’s a lot to be learned by putting yourself out there and stepping up to the plate. … Unless you put yourself out there, nothing will happen.” Those were the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 17, 2011

Candidates Start Young at Loyola

On February 26, I had the privilege of facilitating the Elect Her–Campus Women Win training at Loyola University in New Orleans. The diversity in the room was amazing in terms […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 17, 2011

PLU Women Take Campus by Storm

On a cold and snowy day at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington, 50 bright and enthusiastic college women braved the weather to attend the Elect Her–PLU Women Win training. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 14, 2011