University of Wisconsin–Madison

Coffee and Conversations

Support women’s advancement by attending these no-cost events. During a Coffee and Conversation you will have the opportunity to network with other UW–Madison employees, enjoy coffee and light refreshments while engaging in topical conversation. No formal leadership position is required to attend.

Event Schedule

Check-in, Coffee, and Networking 8:00–8:30 am
Program 8:30–9:30 am
Networking 9:30–10:00 am

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Upcoming Sessions

Date Speaker Location Register
September 19, 2019 Sabrina Madison Varsity Hall III at Union South Register
October 3, 2019 Anne Lynn Gillian-Daniel Varsity Hall III at Union South Register
November 7, 2019 Dr. Christine Whelan Varsity Hall III at Union South Register
February 6, 2020 TBA Tripp Commons at Memorial Union Register
March 5, 2020 Mary Peters Tripp Commons at Memorial Union Register
April 2, 2020 TBA Tripp Commons at Memorial Union Register

Past Sessions

Time Location Speaker Session Topic Presentation Materials
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Varsity Hall III at Union South THE JILLS OF ALL TRADES™ Let’s Try Knotworking
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Varsity Hall III at Union South Elizabeth Schrimpf and Jessica Swenson Professional Development Opportunities and Developing your Career
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Varsity Hall III at Union South Lori Reesor, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Mentoring Presentation
Thursday, February 7, 2019 Tripp Commons at Memorial Union Peggy Olive Secrets to Financial Happiness Presentation
Handout
Thursday, March 14, 2019 Tripp Commons at Memorial Union Erin Lavery Acting from Value, Not Fear: Identifying and Acting from the Values That Drive You Presentation
Handout
Thursday, April 4, 2019 Tripp Commons at Memorial Union Chief Kristen Roman Leadership Posted after event