February 21, 2017 - 3:30 pm
February 21, 2017 - 4:50 pm
AddressFlorida Atlantic University 777 Glades Rd Business Building, Lecture Hall KH 102 Boca Raton, FL 33431 View map
A high-powered panel of women engaged in South Florida politics will discuss issues related to the topic of “Women in Politics” at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) on Tuesday February 21. The panel discussion aims to inspire men and women of all ages, to consider a career in politics or related fields to make a difference in our community. Panelists will discuss personal success stories, challenges, and share their advice on overcoming adversity in the political world.
The panel discussion is being co -sponsored by the Association for Women in Communications South Florida Chapter , Florida Atlantic University FAU Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at FAU, FAU School of Communication & Multimedia Studies News & Events and is being held on the FAU campus. The event is free and open to the public. Ilene Prusher, an international journalist and FAU lecturer, will moderate the panel discussion which will include:
EVENT: Panel discussion “Women and Politics”
DATE/TIME: Tuesday February 21st, 2017 – 3:30 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. (doors open at 3:25).
LOCATION: Business Building, Lecture Hall KH 102, FAU – 777 Glades Rd., Boca Raton 33431
PARKING: Free parking available outside the Business Building.
Disclaimer: this is a career focused event! The event and the parties hosting it are not affiliated with any political group, political campaign or political association. Panelists were selected based on their political experiences and accomplishments!
About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University, established in 1961, officially opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University, with an annual economic impact of $6.3 billion, serves more than 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students at sites throughout its six-county service region in southeast Florida. FAU’s world-class teaching and research faculty serves students through 10 colleges: the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, the College of Business, the College for Design and Social Inquiry, the College of Education, the College of Engineering and Computer Science, the Graduate College, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. FAU is ranked as a High Research Activity institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The University is placing special focus on the rapid development of three signature themes – marine and coastal issues, biotechnology and contemporary societal challenges – which provide opportunities for faculty and students to build upon FAU’s existing strengths in research and scholarship. For more information, visit www.fau.edu.
“Women in Politics” at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) on Tuesday February 21. The panel discussion aims to inspire men and women of all ages, to consider a career in politics or related fields to make a difference in our community. Panelists will discuss personal success stories, challenges, and share their advice on overcoming adversity in the political world.Join This Event!