Athena Power Talks welcomes Sheila Nevins, president of HBO Documentary Films, for a conversation with Barnard President Debora Spar.

The Athena Center for Leadership Studies Power Talks feature today’s leaders in conversation on provocative topics of the moment. Each talk will be followed by audience Q&A. Come join the conversation. 

Mary Kay Henry is the international president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). She has devoted her life to helping North America’s workers form unions.

Join us for a fun and thought-provoking weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that highlight inspiring stories of remarkable women. Q & A sessions with filmmakers, conversations with Hollywood stars, workshops for women in the film community, and more.

Athena Scholars Program Director, Abigail Sara Lewis, Has Research on YWCA Published in Anthology on the Civil Rights Movement.

From Closed Doors to Open Roads: A Journalist’s Journey
Currently a Special Correspondent for NPR, Hunter-Gault also has been an award winning journalist for CNN and The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.