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Women of WUDA Retreat 2024

Women of WUDA Retreat
Saturday, March 9 | 9 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Holmes Lounge

Join us on March 9th, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., for our second annual Women of WUDA retreat!

Holmes Lounge is located between Eads and Ridgley Halls on the Danforth Campus. Park in the DUC or East End Parking Garage. You can view a map, here.

Tentative schedule:

9-9:30 a.m. Welcome Breakfast

9:30-9:45 a.m. Welcome Remarks

9:45-10:15 a.m. Breakfast, networking, and table discussions

10:15-11:15 a.m. Keynote speaker, Liza Weavind, “Motivated by Purpose, Energized by Passion. Owning transformative Engagement.”

11-11:15 a.m. Break & change tables

11:15 a.m. -12:15 p.m. Olga Kipnis, “The Art of Designing Your Life”

12:15-12:30 p.m. Break & Resource Room

12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch and painting led by Dr. Claire Ridley

1:30-2:00 p.m. Alicia Ott, “Cultivating Wellness, Fostering Peace — How Individual Resilience Shapes Professional Mindset”

2:00 p.m. Raffle, break, and closing remarks

2:15-3:15 p.m. Designing your Mantra: Mantra & affirmation bracelet creation / Mentorship Magic: Dispelling Myths and Unleashing the Power of Mentorship



Kindly register by Monday, February 26, 2024. We’d love to have you, no matter how long you can stay. Interested in knowing which of your colleagues will be in attendance? View a list of RSVPs.

WoW Retreat Registration 2024