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Upcoming Events

2021 Young Women’s Leadership Summit: A Morning Celebrating the Power of Authenticity

Friday, March 5, 2021
8 a.m. MT
This free virtual event is perfect for young women looking to hone their leadership skills, connect with other women, and learn more about tapping into the power of authenticity. Hear from keynote speaker Carla Harris, Vice Chairman, Managing Director, and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley, and a panel discussion with Neylan McBaine, Better Days 2020; Ruchi Watson, Goff Strategic Leadership Center; and Kelleen Potter, Mayor, Heber City. Find more info and register at Eccles.link/leadership-summit.

Women’s Week: Inspiring a Movement

March 8-12, 2021
The University of Utah’s Women’s Week is an annual, weeklong event focused on the issues and challenges faced by those who identify as female or women. All are welcome to get involved and participate! See full schedule here.

Women’s Leadership Summit (WLS)

Thursday, March 11, 2021
At the Women’s Leadership Summit, students, staff, and faculty engage in learning and empowerment through intentional conversations to inspire an equitable present and future for all gender identities. The Women’s Leadership Summit (WLS) is open to all current students at the University of Utah. Learn more and register here.

Women in Finance Spring Event

Wednesday, March 24, 2021
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. MT
BYOL! Connect with alumnae whose careers have led them to out of state opportunities. We will be hosting a panel of speakers including representatives from Goldman Sachs. Register here.

Elevate U: Women’s Symposium

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
The Elevate U: Women’s Symposium combines interactive speeches by top faculty, a powerful keynote address from Katharine Garff, and thoughtful panel discussions. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to energize your career and learn from inspirational women who are making a difference and shaping Utah’s business landscape. Learn more here.

Real Women Run Case Competition

Get involved, develop strategic and creative plans, and win prizes! Register your team to compete in developing a strategic, creative plan to increase the number and diversity of women running for office in Utah. Find more info and register at Eccles.link/realwomenrun. Co-hosted by Goff Strategic Leadership Center & the Hinckley Institute of Politics in partnership with the YWCA Utah.

  • Team Registration Deadline, Details Released
    Friday, Mar. 12, 2021 | Noon
  • Ask the Experts Event
    Tuesday, March 16, 2021 | Noon
  • Final Videos Due
    Tuesday, March 23, 2021 | Noon
  • Live Q&A, Winners Announced
    Friday, March 26, 2021 | Noon

WIB: Rivkin Center Workshop

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

Annual Events

University of Utah Women’s Week

Women’s Week is an annual, weeklong event focused on the issues and challenges faced by those who identify as female or women.

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Edie Kochenour Memorial Event

The annual networking event and presentation of interest to women commemorates the achievements of Edie Kochenour.

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Elevate U: Women’s Symposium

Energize your career and learn from inspirational women who are making a difference and shaping Utah’s business landscape.

Learn more

Women’s Leadership Summit

Engage in learning and empowerment through intentional conversations to inspire an equitable present and future for all gender identities. Free for all current U students!

Learn more