Event Opportunities

Buddy Event: Ugly Sweater Christmas Party *
Thursday, December 7 | 5:30-6:30pm | Bridges Sky Lounge
Join your fellow Buddy Program participants for hot cocoa, cookies, and time to mingle with fellow WIB members! Don’t forget to wear an ugly sweater 🙂

Crafts and Cookies: Thrivent Action Team

Monday, November 20 | 5:00-7:00pm | Blegen 155
Come join WIB for an on campus volunteer event featuring crafts and cookies! With funding provided by Thrivent Financial’s community outreach program, we will be creating fleece blankets and toys to benefit animals at the Animal Humane Society in Golden Valley.  No prior artistic experience necessary! To track interest as we buy supplies, please indicate your desire to attend here. If you have any questions, please contact Julia Westling at westl206@umn.edu
Women Innovators Conference
Tuesday, November 14 | 12:30-6:00pm | McNamara Alumni Center
Calling all women in STEM! Come to all or part of this event to network with professionals in STEM fields, attend breakout session on career development and innovation, and eat some delicious treats. Visit our website at https://mincorps.umn.edu/women-innovators-conference to learn more about the event and register for free if you are a student!
Ladies Get Paid MPLS
Thursday, November 16 | 6:30 – 9:00pm | Rocket55 807 Broadway Street Northeast #170 Minneapolis, MN 55413
Ladies Get Paid is a women’s career development organization with the goal of ending the gender wage gap by helping women rise up at work through online + offline networking and education events.They are hosting the inaugural Town Hall, Women & MoneyNext Thursday the 16th. Ladies Get Paid Founder, Claire Wasserman will moderate a panel discussion of 5 boss women as they share their work war stories and wins. The floor will then be opened up to the audience for other women to share their stories, and together help one another get paid and promoted. The following link will discount the tickets to $10 https://ladiesgetpaid-mpls-womenandmoney.eventbrite.com?discount=STUDENT.

We look forward to seeing you at our events!