Jan. 21, 2004
U-M women's conference to offer workshops, networking opportunities
DATE: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004
EVENT: The University of Michigan Women of Color Task Force,
a volunteer staff organization that receives administrative support from the
Center for the Education of Women (CEW), will hold its 22nd annual career conference.
This year's theme is "Finding Your Path: Developing the Excellence Within."
The conference will feature more than 30 professional and personal development
workshops, as well as provide networking opportunities for attendees and conference
Beverly Jenkins, a renowned African American historical fiction novelist, serves
as the keynote speaker and will conduct two workshops. She will also autograph
copies of her newly released book, "The Edge of Midnight."
The registration fee is $50 for U-M employees and $70 for all others; lunch
is an additional $20. Add $10 for registration after Jan. 30. Register online
through Jan. 30. http://www.umich.edu/~cew/wctfconf.html.
After Feb. 1, registration by fax, (734) 998-6203 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
PLACE: On site registration, continental breakfast and lunch
are at the Michigan League, 911 N. University Ave.
Workshops will be held in the Modern Languages Building, 812 E. Washington
SPONSORS: Women of Color Task Force, CEW with TIAA-CREF, a
national retirement and financial services system.
CONTACT: Eilisha Dermont at CEW, (734) 998-7080 or email@example.com
WEB LINKS: For additional information and
to pre-register for the conference, visit http://www.umich.edu/~cew/wctfconf.html
Contact: Jared Wadley
Phone: (734) 936-7819