WCTF holds annual conference

February 12, 2018  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The U-M Women of Color Task Force (WCTF) will host its 36th annual Career Conference on Friday, March 2 in Ann Arbor. This inclusive professional development conference is open to all U-M staff, faculty, students and the public, regardless of gender or ethnicity. Conference attendees may choose from nearly 20 workshop sessions designed to support their professional and personal development.

This year’s featured keynote speaker is April Ryan, American Urban Radio Networks DC bureau chief, who will discuss free speech and the greater good. The opening keynote address will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m. in Hill Auditorium. The keynote is free and open to the public.

Conference information, including the event schedule and workshop descriptions, is available by clicking here.

The event sponsors include University Human Resources (UHR), Michigan Medicine Human Resources, the Office of the Provost and CEW.

Founded in 1979, the WCTF provides professional development, networking and training opportunities for employees, with a focus on addressing the needs of women of color staff. For more than 35 years, WCTF has served as a support network and forum for the exchange of information about the status of women of color staff at U-M.

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