Reminder: Proposals for CU Women Succeeding due Friday

By Staff

The 13th Annual CU Women Succeeding Professional Development Symposium will be Feb. 26-27 at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. The Faculty Council Women’s Committee welcomes proposals from the CU community centered on this year’s theme, “Pioneering Women.” The committee is seeking knowledgeable and dynamic proposals that address the interests and concerns of CU women faculty and staff.

The committee welcomes professional development proposals that:

  • Address the interests and concerns of CU women faculty and staff and broader educational/professional-development issues related to women in academia and beyond.
  • Stimulate and provoke discussion and audience engagement
  • Present evidence based on or supported by research
  • Target new, mid-career and seasoned faculty and staff

Each proposal must include:

  • Title and summary of presentation (100 words or less)
  • Brief description of proposed topic and how it relates to the theme “Pioneering Women”
  • One to three specific learning objectives for participants.
  • Time block preference (indicate preference for 45 or 90 minutes)
  • Contact information of primary presenter

Proposals may be submitted electronically at

The deadline for submission is Friday, Oct. 31. Presenters will be notified of acceptance by mid-December. For questions or more information, please contact

Click here for more information about the symposium and to view last year’s presentation topics. Registration will open on Nov. 10.