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OWN IT Summit: Imagination Interview

OWN IT Summit: Imagination Interview

Actress in the Netflix original series Orange is the New Black Danielle Brooks spoke in the Imagination Interview at the OWN It Summit in Gaston Hall Saturday morning. Co-Executive Editor of Re/Code Kara Swisher moderated the panel. Brooks spoke about the role of Orange is the New Black in shifting[Read More…]

by March 29, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
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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Director of the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security Melanne Verveer spoke at the 2014 OWN IT Summit.

OWN IT Partners With GU

OWN IT has partnered with Georgetown’s Office of Public Affairs and Strategic Development for its second annual OWN IT Summit. The office will serve as an advisory body during the planning of the summit, a daylong conference scheduled for March 28 that aims to bridge the gap between successful female[Read More…]

by March 3, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

OWN IT Sets a Date, Expands

OWN IT, a student initiative that aims to connect students with women in leadership in leadership, announced last Wednesday that it will host its second annual OWN IT Summit March 28 in Gaston Hall. Over 50 speakers and an expected 800 attendees, 400 more than at last year’s summit, are anticipated to[Read More…]

by January 30, 2015 2 comments Campus News, News
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Journalist Maria Shriver (CAS ’77), the former first lady of California, spoke about her career and encouraged young women to be leaders in their fields at the inaugural Own It Summit in April.

Own It Extends National Reach

Own It, a student-founded organization dedicated to promoting women’s leadership and empowerment, has expanded its second-annual Own It Summit to Boston College, Washington University in St. Louis and Howard University, which will offer Own It-sponsored summits in 2015. Georgetown University Women in Leadership hosted the inaugural Own It summit last[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Own It Summit Garners Prominent Supporters

Georgetown University Women in Leadership, a club founded by two current sophomores, is only in its second year on campus. Yet, the young student group has already partnered with the Office of the President and Bloomberg L.P. to put on an all-day conference featuring 28 speakers, ranging from journalist Alex[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top