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ABWHE 2017 National Conference Sister Power 2017: "LIFT AS WE CLIMB"

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Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square

1800 Market St

Philadelphia, PA 19103

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The Association of Black Women in Higher Education (ABWHE), a 501 (C ) (3) organization, is excitedly hosting our 2017 National Conference, October 18-20, at the Sonesta Hotel and at Temple University Center City Campus, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The conference theme is: “Sister Power 2017: Lift as we Climb : A Right, A Responsibility, A Privilege…” ABWHE is committed to creating educational opportunities and supporting our sisters in the academy as they do the same. Our 2017 conference is just one opportunity for talented, energetic, and influential African-American women scholars, educators, administrators, and staff members to network, share and further develop the best practices in higher education, deepen their scholarship, and create new partnerships. The Keynote Speakers are: Rev. Lorina Marshall-Blake, President Independence Blue Cross Foundation and Vice President Community Affairs and Dr. Sarah Willie-LeBreton, Department Chair Sociology & Anthropology Swarthmore College. ABWHE will present Sonia Sanchez, Philadelphia’s Poet Laureate, with an award on Thursday, October 19th. For more information, go to http://abwhe.org/

Regular Registration $400.00

Student or Senior Registration $325.00

Wednesday, October 18th Opening Reception honoring women veterans Only $50.00 at The African American Musuem in Philadelphia (AAM

Thursday, October 19th "Breakfast with Sonia Sanchez $50.00 at The Sonesta Hotel

Thursday, October 19th Only $220.00 - includes luncheon with Rev. Lorina Marshall-Blake at Temple University Center City Campus

Friday, October 20th Only $120.00 includes ABWHE Awards Luncheon with Dr. Sarah Willie-LeBreton at The Sonesta Hotel




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