The 13th annual Women & Careers Conference, which was themed "Energize Your Dreams," was held at the University Student Union ballroom on Friday March 11, 2011. The panel was composed of seven professional and distinguised successful women. When asked what skills students needed for each profession, panelists suggested being people-friendly, resourceful and organizational. Additionally, the conference continued with "TableTalk" where students could network and explore career options with professionals seated at each table. The event offered advice for students of all majors on how to make the necessary choices to succeed in life.
“This conference is great. It is so inspiring to hear these powerful, beautiful women speak about being successful in their careers. My first time was last year and I plan on attending for years to come and recommend it to the women in my life.”
“The diversity of the panel, the different views, ages, and experiences was my favorite part of the conference.”
“I liked how the panelists gave advice on how the women on how to balance their lives with children and work.””