Athena/Rutgers/Spelman Academic Conference

Women's Leadership as an Academic Discipline
James Room, Barnard Hall

On May 3rd, 2012, the Athena Center for Leadership Studies, along with Rutgers University and Spelman College hosted an academic conference entitled, "Desperately Seeking" a Feminist Approach to Women's Leadership Studies. The event was held on Barnard's campus.


The Agenda for the Event was as follows:


10:00am – 10:30am: Welcome Remarks

     Kathryn Kolbert, Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Alison Bernstein

10:30am – 12:00pm: Panel  I

     Moderator: Professor Mary Trigg, Rutgers University

     Professor Judith Brodsky, Rutgers University

           Professor Ruth Mandel, Rutgers University

           Professor Kimberly Springer, Ohio State University

           Professor Flora Davidson, Barnard College

12:00pm – 1:00pm:   Lunch

1:00pm – 2:30pm:  Panel  II

     Moderator: Professor Kathryn Kolbert, Barnard College

     Professor Mary Hawkesworth, Rutgers University

     Professor Jacqueline Olvera, Barnard College

           Professor Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Spelman College

           Professor Charlotte Bunch, Rutgers University

2:30pm – 3:30pm: Small Group Discussions & Report Back

3:30pm – 4:00pm:   Closing Observations

 Alison Bernstein Moderator and Participants





Mar. 5, 2012 (All day)