6th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference - April 5-6, 2018 - The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center - Blacksburg, Virginia

Connect. Support. Empower.

The FWCA conference offers women of color faculty, university administrators, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students and undergraduates a unique educational and professional opportunity to network, engage, and learn with peers from around the country.

The two-day conference features prominent women of color scholars as keynote speakers, panelists, performers, and workshop facilitators. This year’s speakers include Maria Hinojosa, NPR’s Latino USA, and Brittney Cooper, Author, Professor, and Co-founder of the Crunk Feminist Collective.

Notices and News

Preliminary conference schedule is now available.

Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Nominations accepted for the Zenobia L. Hikes Woman of Color in the Academy Award extended to February 15th.

Learn more about the post-conference academic writing retreat.

Online registration is now available.

Thanks to our Sponsors!

For More Information Contact:
Office for Inclusion and Diversity
Email: fwca@vt.edu

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