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Commentary | Wambach Owns Mistake at Summit

Commentary | Wambach Owns Mistake at Summit

Standing at 5 feet 11 inches with a long stride and a muscular frame, retired U.S. soccer star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Abby Wambach has an immediate presence in any room she enters. But as she walked across the stage at the 2016 OWN IT Summit on Saturday morning,[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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OWN IT Summit Looks to Empower

With over 100 speakers and 800 attendees, the third annual OWN IT Summit hailed women’s leadership through a day of lectures, interviews and breakout sessions in Gaston Hall on Saturday. OWN IT was founded in 2014 by Helen Brosnan (SFS ’16) and Kendall Ciesemier (COL ’15), and has expanded to[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Third Annual OWN IT Summit Seeks to Inspire

The third annual OWN IT Summit, which seeks to connect Georgetown students and other young women to female leaders, will take place April 9, featuring speakers including NASA’s Deputy Administrator Dava Newman, MuslimGirl.net founding Editor-in-Chief Amani Alkhat and CBS This Morning co-anchor Norah O’Donnell. OWN IT consists of individual sessions,[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Own It Summit 2015 Speaker Interviews

Own It Summit 2015 Speaker Interviews

Today the second annual Own It Summit is taking place in Gaston Hall. From a Pultizer Prize- winning journalist to the CMO of Ebay to an actress from Orange is the New Black, Own It has brought together a variety of women who are leaders in their field to share[Read More…]

by March 28, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News - Top
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Journalists Norah O’Donnell, Alex Wagner and Carolyn Ryan talk during one of the summit’s panels, “Media Mavens: Challenges On and Off the Screen.”

At GUWIL Own It Summit, Women Share Wisdom

An astronaut, a crisis communicator and a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist all sat onstage in Lohrfink Auditorium on Saturday. Along with 25 other leaders, the unusual group shared common experiences and advice as women in leadership roles from a wide variety of fields. Georgetown University Women in Leadership brought these 28[Read More…]

by April 15, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News