7th Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference - April 11-13, 2019 - The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center - Blacksburg, Virginia

Conference Final Program

Download a PDF of the final program: FWCA2019FinalProgram.pdf (4MB - updated 4/3/2019)

Preliminary Conference Schedule

Download a preliminary program: FWCA2019.Program.prelim.pdf (updated 1/23/2019)


Thursday, April 11
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Conference Registration
11:00 a.m. Conference buffet opens
12:00 p.m. Conference Opening & Welcome remarks
12:15 p.m. Opening Keynote: Naomi Tutu
1:00-1:30 p.m. Q&A
2-5 p.m. NCFDD workshop
2-3:15 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
3:45-4 p.m. Break
4-5:15 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
5:15-6:15 p.m. Poster Presentations
6:30-7:30 p.m. Dinner and announcement of the Zenobia L. Hikes Woman of Color in the Academy award
7:30 p.m. Pathways to Leadership: A Panel of College and University Presidents
Friday, April 12
7:30-9:00 a.m. Breakfast and Networking Circles
9 a.m. - Noon NFCDD workshop
9-10:15 a.m. Concurrent Sessions
10:15-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 - Noon Concurrent Sessions
Noon - 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Closing Keynote: Aida Hurtado
Saturday, April 13
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Post-conference Writing Retreat

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