International Women’s Day

Global Celebrations

SPRING 2020

At Northeastern, we strive to create environments and opportunities for all people to thrive. Through platforms like Women Who Empower, our global network convenes and connects to share diverse ideas, experiences, and perspectives. Join our inclusive community of students, alumni, faculty, staff, parents, friends, and peers for one or more of our dynamic events around the globe!

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26

CHARLOTTE

FEATURING:

Angela Yochem | EVP, Chief Digital & Technology Officer, Novant Health

Holly Jimison, PhD | Director of the Consortium on Technology for Proactive Care, Khoury College of Computer Sciences and Bouvé College of Health Sciences | Northeastern University

SUNDAY, MARCH 1

MUMBAI

FEATURING:

Diane MacGillivray | Senior Vice President of University Advancement | Northeastern University

Priya Prakash | Health-Set-Go; 2019 Cartier Women’s Initiative Finalist

Kritika Singh, ’20 | Rhodes Scholar; Founder, Malaria Free World

Devita Saraf | Founder and CEO, VU Technologies

TUESDAY, MARCH 3
LONDON

KENT HOUSE, KNIGHTSBRIDGE

FEATURING:

Julietta Dexter, PNT’20 | Founder & CEO of The Communications Store

Misha Daud, Pnt’24 | Eye Candy Boutique

Salwa Akhannouch, Pnt’22 | Aksal-Morocco Mall Group

The Nor’easters | Northeastern University

TUESDAY, MARCH 3
SAN FRANCISCO

PRIVATE EVENT

Email Molly Herman at a.cole@northeastern.edu for details

THURSDAY, MARCH 5
NEW YORK CITY

FEATURING:

Women in the Law: Strength and Diversity–Women of Color in Leadership

The Honorable Victoria Roberts ’76 | United States District Court Judge, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

Chaumtoli Huq ’97 | Associate Professor of Law, CUNY School of Law

Carmelyn Malalis ’01 | Chair and Commissioner, New York City Commission on Human Rights

Angélicque Moreno ’93 | President, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers; Partner, Avanzino & Moreno

Susan Shah ’03 | Managing Director of Racial Justice, Trinity Church Wall Street

THURSDAY, MARCH 12
NEW YORK CITY

HUDSON YARDS

FEATURING:

Raj Echambadi | Dean, D’Amore-McKim School of Business | Northeastern University

SATURDAY, MARCH 21
SEATTLE

MORE TO COME SOON

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 24
BOSTON

FEATURING:

Joseph E. Aoun | President, Northeastern University

Indra Nooyi | Board of Directors, Amazon; Former Chairman & CEO, PepsiCo

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8
BOSTON

FEATURING:

A film screening of “The Vote and discussion led by:

Kara Swanson | Professor of Law and Affiliate Professor of History

Rachael Wyant ’22 | Public Interest Law Scholar

 

 

Student Group Celebrations

Strong Women Strong Girls at Northeastern will be hosting a one-day Women’s Empowerment Conference featuring several workshop sessions, a lunchtime mentorship panel, keynote address, and interdisciplinary networking session.

Succeed like a Girl:
International Women’s Day 2020

Celebrate International Women’s Day with the United Nations Association Women’s Affinity Group at Northeastern University.

More details to come!