Schedule: Women Leading in Public Service Summit 2015

Thursday, November 5

The Schuck Legacy

8:30 am: Registration and Light Breakfast
Lobby, Willits-Hallowell Center

9:30 am: Welcome from Professor Becky Wai-Ling Packard
Morrison Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

9:45 am: The Schuck Legacy, Commentary by Judith Lonnquist '62
Morrison Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

10:00 am: “Recollections from Congress, Executive Branch, and the States”
Morrison Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

11:30 am: Reconnecting and Networking
Morrison Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

12:00 pm: Lunch and Keynote Address: Pamela Giles Bailey ’70
Morrison Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

2:00 pm: “Who’s Making Public Policy? A 50-Year Evolution”
Room 101, Dwight Hall

3:30 pm: Break

4:30 pm: Weissman Center Panel: “MHC Then and Now: Public Service Internships, Leadership, and Beyond”
Room 101, Dwight Hall

6:00 pm: Reception and Dinner, co-hosted by the Department of Politics and Summit organizers
Living Room and Morrison Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

Friday, November 6

Women Leading in Public Service Summit, Day I

8:30 am: Registration and Light Breakfast
Lobby, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

10:00 am: “Nonprofits and Civil Rights: At the Boundaries of Policy”
Gamble Auditorium, Art Building

11:45 am: Lunch
Smith Dining Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

12:30 pm: “Women and the 2016 Elections: Closing the Political Leadership Gap”
Room L2, Newcomb Cleveland Hall

2:00 pm: Break

3:00 pm: “International Politics and American Hegemony”
Room L2, Newcomb Cleveland Hall

5:30 pm: Keynote Address, Congresswoman Nita Lowey ’59 (D-NY)
“Women’s Voices and the Courage to Lead”
Gamble Auditorium, Art Building

Saturday, November 7

Women Leading in Public Service Summit, Day II

9:00 am: Breakfast Panel, “Where We Go From Here: Women in Politics in the Decade to Come”
Smith Room, Willits-Hallowell Center

11:00 am: Departure