Fall 2017 Schedule

Below are the events currently scheduled for the Fall 2017 semester. With any questions or suggestions, please stop by IWL in Academic Building 206 (next to the Registrar’s office) or email iwl@nichols.edu

  • IWL Open House ~ Wednesday September 6, 2017  1:00-2:15 pm > Campus is invited to stop by IWL for refreshments and to learn more about IWL’s activities and plans.   
  • Staff/Faculty Lean In Circle ~ Monday September 11, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm > Monthly gathering for learning, connection, and motivation with female staff and faculty in a supportive, open environment.  
  • Student Lean In Circle ~ Wednesday September 13, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm > First monthly Women of Nichols Lean In Circle of the semester, offering motivation, learning, support and connections with other female students in a supportive, open environment. Lean in Circles are held worldwide with women of all ages. 
  • First-Year Students Dinner ~ Tuesday September 19, 2017  5:00-7:00 pm > The IWL Student Advisory Panel will host a get-to-know-you catered dinner for all female first-year students. 
  • Conversation Project Dinner ~ Tuesday September 26, 2017  5:00-7:00 pm > Conversation Projects are dinner gatherings where students have the opportunity to meet and network with visiting professionals in a comfortable, conversational setting. Guest at this dinner to be announced.
  • IWL Student Advisory Panel Dinner ~ Thursday September 28, 2017   5:00-7:00 pm  > Introductory dinner for the 2017-2018 panel, and to plan for the year ahead. 
  • Staff/Faculty Lean In Circle ~ Monday October 2, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm > Monthly gathering for learning, connection, and motivation with female staff and faculty in a supportive, open environment.  
  • Student Lean In Circle ~ Wednesday October 4, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm > Monthly gathering for learning, support, and connection with other female students.  
  • Second Annual Networking Social ~ Tuesday October 10, 2017  5:00-7:00 pm > Students learn and develop networking skills one-on-one with visiting professionals, followed by a mocktail reception. 
  • Conversation Project Lunch ~ Tuesday October 17, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm  > Guest: Jennifer Kushell, author and founder of YSN, Your Success Now. Made possible by a collaboration with the Fischer Institute 
  • Conversation Project Dinner ~ Thursday October 19, 2017  5:00-7:00 pm > Guest: Social Worker providing court ordered treatment & Manager in Court System  
  • College Connection Mentoring Program/Part I ~ Thursday October 26, 2017 8:30-2:00 pm  > Volunteer Nichols students spent the day mentoring a group of high school juniors on: visioning their future, networking, and assertive communication.   
  • Student Lean In Circle ~ Wednesday November 1, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm > Monthly gathering for learning, support, and connection with other female students. 
  • Staff/Faculty Lean In Circle ~ Monday November 6, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm > Monthly gathering for learning, connection, and motivation with female staff and faculty in a supportive, open environment.  
  • Film: Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Matthai ~ Wednesday November 8, 2017  4:30-7:00 pm > This film is the story of Nobel Peace Prize Winner Laureate Wangari Matthai who began a national movement for safeguarding the environment, human rights, and democracy by planting trees.   
  • Conversation Project Dinner ~ Monday November 13, 2017  5:00-7:00 pm > Guest: International Business guest from Santander Bank 
  • Conversation Project Dinner ~ Tuesday November 28, 2017  5:00-7:00 pm > Guest at this dinner to be announced.
  • Massachusetts Conference for Women in Boston ~ Wednesday December 6, 2017  (6:45am departure, return to Nichols at 7:00pm) > A small group will represent Nichols College at the largest women’s conference in the country.   
  • Student Lean In Circle ~ Thursday December 7, 2017  1:30-2:15 pm > Monthly gathering for learning, support, and connection with other female students.  

 

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