Women In Student Affairs Knowledge Community Program Guide 2018 NASPA Annual Conference


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Published
February 6, 2018


The Women in Student Affairs (WISA) Knowledge Community is happy to share our highlighted sessions, programs, and events of interest at the 2018 NASPA Annual Conference. We hope to see you there!

Highlighted Sessions & Programs

Monday, March 5, 2018

Venue/Room

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

NASPA Communities Fair                          **Come check out the WISA table**

Freedom Ballroom – Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown

8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

 

Center for Women, WISA KC, and Alice Manicur Reception: Dr. Alice Manicur was a pioneer in student affairs and higher education who broke the glass ceiling for women in the field.  All are welcome to join us as well as celebrate and honor incredible women in the field.

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown, Horizons Rooftop Ballroom

 

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Venue/Room

9:05 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.

 

Women: How to Fight for What You Want and Get What You need

125 – Convention Center

 

10:10 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

 

Navigating the Culture of Whiteness & Patriarchy: Women of Color in HigherEd Leadership

125 – Convention Center

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

WISA Open Business Meeting: All are welcome to join us for our annual open meeting. The WISA KC will provide updates, involvement opportunities, and time for networking.

Convention Center, Room 112-B

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

Identity Roundtable: Join conference attendees from across KCs as we engage in deep dialogue surrounding how our intersecting identities impact our lives as professionals.

Courtyard Marriott Junipers Ballroom

3:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Strong Women: May We Know Them, Be Them, & Raise Them Through Community Mentorship

125-Convention Center

Other NASPA Events of Interest

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Venue/Room

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

 

Opening Session and Featured Speaker – Justice Sotomayor

Hall D – Convention Center

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

Opening Reception

Terrace Ball - Convention Center

Monday, March 5, 2018

Venue/Room

10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. 

 

Featured Speaker – Jason Dorsey

Hall D – Convention Center

1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

 

Featured Speaker – Mimi Ito

Hall D – Convention Center

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Venue/Room

8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

 

Featured Speaker – Michael Lomax

Hall D – Convention Center

1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

 

Featured Panel – Free Speech on Campus

Hall D – Convention Center

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Venue/Room

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

 

Closing Session and Featured Speaker – Larry Roper

Hall D – Convention Center

We look forward to connecting with you at #NASPA18. Follow us on Twitter @WISA_KC and Facebook. Visit the 2018 NASPA Annual Conference site for more information.


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