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UWO Women’s Center

Campus Center for Equity & Diversity
717 W. Irving Ave.
Oshkosh, WI 54901

(920) 424-0963

Spring 2021 Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Gender Equity Council Biennial Leadership Workshop

The Biennial Gender Equity Council Leadership Workshop is sponsored by the Office of the Chancellor.

2020 Leadership Workshop Agenda

Gender Equity Council Leadership Workshop:
Include. Empower. Transform.
March 12, 2020
10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Reeve Union Room 202 on the Oshkosh Campus

10:00-10:30 a.m.: Check-in 
10:30-11:15 a.m.: Welcome, Presentation and Discussion of the Workplace Experiences/Emotional Labor Survey Results
11:15-11:30 a.m.: Break
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.: Lunch and Keynote with Gemma Hartley, author of Fed Up: Emotional Labor, Women, and the Way Forward
1:00-1:15 p.m.: Break 
1:15-2:15 p.m.: Planning the Way Forward
2:15-2:30 p.m.: Closing with Chancellor Leavitt

2018 Leadership Workshop Agenda

April 26, 2018
Gender Equity Council Leadership Workshop:
Include. Empower. Transform.

Alumni Welcome and Conference Center Ballroom C

8:00 a.m.: Welcome by Chancellor Leavitt
8:30 a.m: Report: GEC Listening Sessions
9:45 a.m.: “Outsmarting Your Unconscious: Practical Steps for Limiting Bias in the Workplace” by Dr. Susan Rensing
11:15 a.m.: Lunch & Interview of Panel: Trans and Non-Binary Employee Experiences at UWO – Dr. Liz Cannon, Eliza Farrow, Nathaniel Fores
1:00 p.m.: “Naming Problems, Framing Solutions: Strategies for Cultivating Equitable Academic Cultures” by Dr. Holly Hassel
2:30 p.m.: Panel: Women as Deans at UWO. Dr. Colleen McDermott, Dr.  Judith Westphal, Dr. Barb Rau, Dr. Elizabeth Alderton
3:30 p.m.: Closing

Listening sessions were conducted on January 23 and January 25, 2018.

2016 Leadership Workshop Agenda

November 17, 2016
Gender Equity Council Leadership Workshop:
Include. Empower. Transform.

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Reeve Union Ballroom

8:00 a.m.: Registration and Check-In
8:30 a.m.: Empowering People to Excellence, Dr. Verna Price
9:30 a.m.: Gender and the University, Chancellor Andrew Leavitt
9:45 a.m.: Leadership Styles, Dr. Liz Cannon
10:45 a.m.: Break
11:00 a.m.: Colorblind: Changing the Narrative, Tracey Robertson
Noon: Lunch and Panel Discussion
1:30 p.m.: Find Your Voice in Difficult Conversations, Dr. Jordan Landry
2:30 p.m.: Campus Climate and Moving Forward, Dr. Liz Cannon and Dr. Stephanie May de Montigny