NCCWSL Workshop Roundup

  During last week’s National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, students learned about opportunities in different professional fields, attended workshops that provided helpful skill-building tools, and took part in […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   June 09, 2011

A Place to Conquer Fears and Learn New Things

Danielle Kimmel was afraid of driving alone on a major highway, but in June 2010 she took a solo trip from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, to College Park, Maryland, and conquered her […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   May 11, 2011

Wildcats Start their Campaigns!

On one of the busiest weekends of the academic year — known to Northern Michigan University students as Wildcat Weekend — a dedicated bunch of Wildcats joined AAUW and Running […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   April 26, 2011

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

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

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

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