Leadership Weekend


Schedule of Events 2017

FRIDAY, September 29


11:00 am – 5:00 pm  
Check-In. Candler Alumnae Center Foyer.   

12:00 – 1:00 pm  
Student/Alumnae Networking Luncheon and Panel Discussion. Manget Dining Room, Olive Swann Porter Building.

The Center for Career Development will facilitate this panel discussion and Q & A session with alumnae from various career fields. Engage with current Wesleyan students and share your expertise!

2:00 – 3:00 pm       
Up Close and Personal with Wesleyan College President Vivia L. Fowler. Location: Benson Room, Candler Alumnae Center

Enjoy getting to know President Fowler “up close and personal.” Participate in an informal discussion with her about plans for the College’s future before her keynote address on Saturday morning.

3:00 – 4:00 pm       
Meet with Wesleyan’s New Leadership. Benson Room, Candler Alumnae Center

Meet with Provost Melody Blake, Dean of Students Christy Henry, Vice President for Strategic Enrollment and Management Clinton Hobbs, Assistant Dean of Students for Diversity & Inclusion Tonya Parker '01, and Tyler Schwaller, Th.D. College Chaplain and Assistant Professor of Religious Studies to discuss new plans in their respective areas.     

5:30 – 7:00 pm        
Alumnae/Student Mixer. Sponsored by the Center for Career Development. Center for Career Development (Olive Swann Porter Building, 1st Floor)


SATURDAY, September 30


8:00 – 10:00 am      
Check-In. Pierce Chapel Lobby.

8:00 - 9:00 am        
Continental Breakfast. L.P. Corner Center (Pierce Chapel, 1st Floor)

9:15 – 10:30 am       
Keynote Speaker President Vivia Fowler. Pierce Chapel Chancel. "Hope for the Future" (Live Streamed)

10:45 -12:00 am       
Wesleyan History Project Discussion. Pierce Chapel Chancel. Presented by Dr. Karen Huber, Associate Professor of History. (Live Streamed)

12:15 – 1:45 pm        
Alumnae Networking Luncheon. Oval Hall, Candler Alumnae Center. Sponsored by the WCAA Board of Managers.

Meet and network with Wesleyan women from all decades. Share your leadership and career connections with Wesleyan sisters.



2:00 – 3:00 pm        
Breakout Sessions. Topics and Locations TBA.
Final topics will be based on response from registration.

3:15 -4:15 pm          
Breakout Sessions. Topics and Locations TBA
Final topics will be based on response from registration.

4:30 – 5:00 pm       
Wrap Up/Sign Up/Closing Session. Pierce Chapel Chancel


Additional Information

Wesleyan Bookstore Hours: Friday, 10 am - 5 pm and Saturday, 3:30 - 5 pm, Olive Swann Porter Building, 1st Floor.

Confucius Institute Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm (closed from 12 - 1 pm)


Committees on which you can serve:

Alumnae Club
Alumnae Weekend
Committee on Church Relations
Established: Alumnae Awards, Katharine Payne Carnes Lecture Series, Scholarship for Leadership
Georgia Women of Achievement
Pioneer Book Month
Student Relations

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