Lowcountry SCWHE Workshop

The Lowcountry South Carolina Women in Higher Education Workshop will be hosted by Charleston Southern University, College of Charleston, The Medical University of South Carolina, The Citadel, and Trident Technical College.

Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Trident Technical College Conference Center
7000 Rivers Ave.
Building 920
North Charleston, 29406

Register online for this event: Cost,  $65.


Workshop Agenda

8:30 – 9:00am
Registration, Coffee, and Conversation

9:00am– 9:30am
Welcome and Introductions/Icebreaker – Mrs. Susan Pope, President of SCWHE

9:30 – 10:30am
Presentation:  “Social Media and Mental Health:  What Professors and Students Need to Know”
Speaker:  Susan Kelley Jones, Ph.D. Professor Emerita; Department of Behavioral Sciences, Charleston Southern University

Networking and Vendor Break

11:00 – 12:00pm
Presentation: “Theoretical and Empirical Evidence of  Changing Gender-Based Enrollment Trends by College and Major”
Speakers:  Jocelyn Evans, Jim Posey, Lizmarie Maldonado, and Michelle Smith, The College of Charleston
In this session we will cover gender enrollment trends, their impact on the classroom, and other current demographics.   We will discuss how millennials have changed the world with shifting female interests.  In addition, we will cover how the College of Charleston creates an environment where women feel comfortable in leadership.

12:00 – 1:00pm
Networking Lunch (The Conference Center)

1:15 – 3:30pm
Workshop: “Executive Presence and Authentic Connections for Women in Higher Education”
Speaker:  Micky Kerwick, Trainer, Own the Room
Ready to gain respect, forge stronger relationships, and increase your influence during any meeting or presentation, at any stage of your career? In this interactive workshop, you will unlock expert strategies (and science!) to overcome fear and position yourself as an invaluable leader.

3:45 – 4:15pm
Presentation:  Workplace Wellness
Speaker:  Marianne C. Weinstein, Wellness Center Director Trident Technical College

4:15- 4:30
Evaluations and Closing Remarks


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