8th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference - April 20-21, 2020  - The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center - Blacksburg, Virginia - Academic Writing Retreat - April 19, 2020

Connect. Support. Empower.

The FWCA conference offers women of color faculty, university administrators, post-doctoral fellows, and graduate students 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 are Patricia Hill Collins and Rosann Santos, with performers from Angela's Pulse Performance Project leading embodied reflection and engagement throughout the event.

The Pre-conference Academic Writing Retreat will take place April 19, 2020.

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Accepting nominations for the Zenobia L. Hikes Woman of Color in the Academy Award.

Learn more about the pre-conference academic writing retreat.

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Office for Inclusion and Diversity
Email: fwca@vt.edu

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