What’s Happening in SCWHE

Are you new to academia and looking for ways to connect with other scholars in or outside of your field of expertise? Need to jump-start your career and are looking for mentors to guide you? Then the annual conference is a wonderful opportunity for you! The annual conference is an outstanding way to introduce a professional faculty, staff member, or graduate student to the remarkable women that make up the South Carolina Women in Higher Education (SCWHE) and to the benefits of SCWHE participation.

SCWHE is a partner of the The American Council on Education’s Inclusive Excellence Group which provides the national direction for women’s leadership development and career advancement.

South Carolina Women in Higher Education, the official state network of the American Council on Education’s (ACE) Inclusive Excellence Group, is pleased to offer exceptionally valuable professional development opportunities to promising women employed in our higher education institutions. For over 15 years our network has used a model created by ACE to provide opportunities for professional development and networking, one is a Leadership Forum for close interaction among no more than 25 women who aspire to increase their professional contributions and develop their full leadership potential. In addition, there are several other opportunities which include, our Women of Color Workshop which will be held September 29, 2017 at Midlands Airport Campus in Columbia SC.  Registration form is available here.

New employment opportunity – Appalachian State University. Associate Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Compliance (AVC).  More information available on Job Postings page.