Women in Business Events

Students, faculty, staff, and allies are invited to get involved with Women in Business.

Past Events

Women in Business (WIB) Fall Welcome

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020
Noon – 1 p.m.

Join us via Zoom and meet the WIB leadership, learn about upcoming events, join our alumni network, and learn how to get WIB swag this semester.

“13th” Documentary Viewing Party

Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020
6:30- 9 p.m.

Join WIB and BLinc. for a Zoom viewing party of ‘13th’, an Emmy-winning documentary by filmmaker Ava DuVernay that explores racial inequality in the U.S. prison system. The movie will be followed by a discussion led by Tara Hardison, Director of the Office of Student Engagement & Assessment, and Victoria Cabal, Director of the Office for Student Inclusion.

UPEP Book Club Sessions

Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do
Sept. 30, 2020 and Oct. 14, 2020

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Discussions facilitated by Dr. Erin Castro, Director of the Utah Prison Education Project.

Alumni Mentorships Panel Q&A

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020
Noon-1 p.m.

Join our U Alumni Panel for a Q&A on how to find and approach a potential mentor, and learn how to cultivate an effective mentor-mentee relationship during any stage of your career. Speakers include:

  • Heidi Woodbury, Vice President of University Advancement, former Assistant Dean of the David Eccles School of Business
  • Jacki Zehner, Co-Founder of Women Moving Millions, Angel Investor, and former Goldman Sachs Partner
  • Getzemani Pantoja, Compliance Specialist at SoFi, former Goldman Sachs Associate

Women Who Code Series

Join Women In Business (WIB) and the Student Engagement & Assessment (SEA) at the David Eccles School of Business for this four-part series for women to meet, build community, develop coding skills, and learn about careers in coding. Sessions below. Visit for more information and to register.

  • Panel Discussion
    Monday, Feb. 8, 2021 | 12:15 -1:15 p.m.
  • Networking Session 
    Monday, Feb. 17, 2021 | 12:15 -1:15 p.m.
  • Skill-Building Session
    Monday, Feb. 24, 2021 | 12:15 -1:15 p.m.
  • Technical Interviews
    Monday, Mar. 3, 2021 | 12:15 -1:15 p.m.

Speaking Up for U

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021
Noon – 1 p.m.

Join U of U alumna, Trina Eyring, EVP and Director of Talent Acquisition for Zions Bancorporation for a Q&A on Speaking Up for U. We will discuss salary negotiation and using your voice in the workplace.

WIB: Rivkin Center Workshop

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
12:15 p.m.

Join Women in Business (WIB) and the Rivkin Center for a workshop to learn about breast and ovarian health, and leave with the knowledge and confidence to be an advocate for your health! This workshop will be taught by a health educator and a breast/ ovarian cancer survivor. Attendees will learn about signs and symptoms, risk factors, screening recommendations, and much more. Link to attend at @wibuofu.