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Women’s Leadership Conference held March 21 at Appalachian

BOONE—The annual Women’s Leadership Conference will be held March 21 at Appalachian State University from 1 to 7 p.m.

This year’s theme is “Through Her Eyes: A Global Perspective.” The keynote speaker is Joan Cedrone, regional director for Talbots Inc. The conference is open to the public.

The seminar topics are:

Involvement: Green/Environmentalism/Sustainability Topics
Independence: Political/Business/Women in Power
Identity: Diversity (Race/Socio-economic Status/Religion)
Interaction: Exploring Relationships Between Men and Women

The conference will be held in Plemmons Student Union. Check-in begins at 12:30 p.m. Pre-registration is $7. Registration is $10 the day of the event. The fee includes dinner and a gift. Participants can register at the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership in Plemmons Student Union, or download a registration form at

For more information, e-mail Ellen Hartman at or Mallory Miciek at