1. Centers, Associations, and Program Links
  2. Conference and Workshop Materials
  3. Campus Connections
  4. Online Media
  5. Mentoring and Support
  6. Recommended Books and Articles
  7. Bibliography
  8. Social Networks

Centers, Association, and Program Links

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Conference and Workshop Materials

Bastian Foundation Diversity Lecture Series at Westminster College. Thursday, February 20, 2014, 7:30 pm, Dr. Mari Castaneda. Details

USU Eastern Women's Conference on Friday, April 11, 2014. 

Advancing Theories of Women and Leadership-Academic Colloquium May 18-May 20, 2014--UVU, details.


Past Events:

University of Utah Honors College, panel discussions on Thursday nights starting Jan. 24, 7 pm, A Woman's Place

Dr. Laura Kramer, former Program Director of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE program, will present “Increasing Women’s Participation and Advancement in Academic STEM Careers on Tuesday, March 26 at 1:00 pm in Library 101.  Flyer

A screening of The Gender Chip Project will be held on Wednesday, March 27 at 6:00 pm in the TSC Auditorium.  A follow-up discussion will be led by USU women students and faculty in STEM.  Flyer

"Dissonance in Music: Gender Bias in Performance, Composing, and Conducting” will be held on Thursday, March 28 at 3:00 pm.  To register for the webinar, go to  Flyer

SUU Women and Gender Studies 2nd Annual Academic Conference:  Men, Women, and Violence: Finding a Voice, March 27-28, 2013.

Building, Bridging, and Blazing Pathways for Women and Leadership: Celebrating the Past, Present, and Future hosted by the International Leadership Association's (ILA) Women and Leadership Affinity Group, June 9-12, 2013, Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, California. the new report at

Women's Higher Education Leadership Summit, July 7-10, 2013. San Diego.

WEBS (Women Evovling Biological Sciences) Symposium, October 16-19, 2013, Durham, NC,,  targeted to early career women in the Biological Sciences. 

Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession, March 13-16, 2013.  Las Vegas.

 National Collegiate Leadership Conference, February 15-17, 2013, University of Arizona (for students, run by students).

SUU Leadership Conference hosted by the Leadership Engagement Center, February 28-March 1, 2013, Southern Utah University 

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Campus Connections
Campus-related events and resources may be accessed here.

BYU Programs and Committees

Dixie Programs and Committees

Ogden-Weber Tech College Programs and Committees


SUU Programs and Committees

USU Programs and Committees

WSU Programs and Committees

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Online Media

“Reducing Barriers to the Contributions of Women” (TEDxUSU, Ronda Callister, Professor at USU)

“Building, Bridging, and Blazing Pathways for Women and Leadership” (Panel at the New York Times, NY), November 29, 2012, Featuring Dr. Susan R. Madsen, Utah Valley University

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Mentoring and Support

Faculty Success through Mentoring: A Guide for Mentors, Mentees, and Leaders (American Council on Education Series on Higher Education) by Carole J. Bland, Anne L. Taylor, S. Lynn Shollen, Anne Marie Weber-Main, and Patricia A. Mulcahy, eds.  (2009, Rowman and Littlefield). 

Mentoring Faculty of Color: Essays on Professional Development and Advancement in Colleges and Universities by Dwayne Mack, Elwood D. Watson, and Michelle Madsen Camacho (2013, McFarland and Co.)

The Blackwell Handbook of Mentoring: A Multiple Perspectives Approach by Tammy D. Allen and Lillian T. Eby (2010, Blackwell Publishing)  

Women's Ways of Making It in Rhetoric and Composition by Michelle Ballif, D. Diane Davis, Roxanne Mountford (2008, Taylor and Francis)

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Recommended Books and Articles

Empowering Women in Higher Education and Student Affairs: Theory, Research, Narratives, and Practice from Feminist Perspectives by Penny A. Pasque, Shelley E. Nicholson, and Linda J. Sax (Eds.) (2011, Stylus Publishing).

Enlightened Power: How Women are Transforming the Practice of Leadership by Lin Coughlin, Ellen Wingard, and Keither Hollihan (Eds). (2011, Jossey-Bass).

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicolas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn (2009, Alfred A. Knopf).

Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation by Parker J. Palmer (2000, Wiley).

Now, Discover Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham and Donald O. Clifton (2001, Free Press).

On Becoming a Woman Leader: Learning From the Experiences of University Presidents by Susan R. Madsen (2008, Jossey-Bass).

The Extraordinary Leader: Turning Good Managers into Great Leaders by John H. Zenger and J. Folkman (2002, McGraw-Hill).

The Gender Gap in College: Maximizing the Developmental Potential of Women and Men by Linda J. Sax (2008, Wiley).

Through the Labyrinth: The Truth about How Women Become Leaders by Alice H. Eagly and Linda L Carli (2007, Harvard Business School Press).

Women and Educational Leadership by Margaret Grogan and Charol Shakeshaft (2010, Jossey-Bass).

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This document is a list of articles, book chapters, and books that related to women and leadership in higher education and other educational settings: Women and Leadership in Higher Education References

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Social Networks

Extend the dialogue on women and leadership in higher education through social networking sites.


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