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Women in Business

Past Events

Power Networking for Women 
July 27, 2017

Join the Women in Business Initiative at CIRCA Clarendon for an evening of wine tasting and networking with the most influential businesswomen in the national capital region. Form relationships, support Mason's efforts to promote women in the workplace, and open doors for our current female students and alumni.

 

Tour of Spain Wine Reception
June 6, 2017

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Support student scholarships, sip on Spanish wines courtesy of Vienna Vintner, indulge in tapas, taste chocolate specialties from Sweet Signatures, and get your passport stamped for chances to win wine-themed door prizes.

 

"Women in Harm's Way" A Panel Discussion
March 9, 2017

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A panel discussion featuring George Mason University faculty who have completed research or work in global and domestic environments where threatening factors are present. Continental breakfast will be served.

Women in Business Community Lunch and Learn
October 27, 2016

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Where Are the Women: A Panel Discussion, Featuring Groundbreaking
Women in Male Dominated Fields

In partnership with Edelman's Global Women's Executive Network, the Women in Business Initiative is hosting a panel style lunch and learn that will feature groundbreaking women, speaking about their experiences in male-dominated fields. Moderated by Women in Business Initiative Co-Chair, Brenda Harrington, President of Adaptive Leadership Strategies, the panel will seek to explore various issues confronting female leaders in a competitive environment that is predominated by their male counterparts.

 

Power Networking for Women at The Winery at Bull Run
July 21, 2016

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Join the Women in Business Initiative for an evening of wine tasting networking with the most influential businesswomen in the national capital region. Form relationships, build your network, and share knowledge while supporting Mason's effort to promote women in the workplace.

 

Tour of Italy Wine Reception
An annual fundraiser for the Women in Business Initiative

June 14, 2016

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Board members, alumni, and community members supported Women in Business funded student scholarships at George Mason University, tasted wine from some of the oldest wine-producing regions in the world, and got their passport stamped for chances to win Italian and wine themed door prizes.

The event ticket included heavy hors d'oeuvres, wine tastings from multiple regions of Italy, and a passport with chances to win door prizes. A $50 charitable donation was made to the Women in Business Endowed Scholarship in each attendees name.

 

#MasonWIB The MIX@Innovation
April 26, 2016

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The Startup Vixens group and Faculty from the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship shared interactive presentations and networked with attendees during lunch and a tour of the MIX (Mason Innovation Exchange).

 

Tips for Success in Your New Job- Student Event
November 11, 2015

Keynote speaker Carolyn Thompson led a highly interactive discussion and table-top exercises on how to effectively communicate and collaborate in today's workplace.

 

Authors Among Us
October 27, 2015

Co-Hosted by the Women 2 Women Committee of the Tower Club & The Women In Business Initiative of George Mason University School of Business. The presentation featured the following authors: Beth Cabrera, Kelly Harman, Lisa Marie Platske, and Dorri Scott.

 

Power Networking for Women at Naked Mountain Winery
July 16, 2015

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A Partini to Support the Women in Business Initiative
March 2, 2015

Women in Business featuring Dr. Beth Cabrera
Feburary 27, 2015

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VIEWPOINTS: A Conversation with Mary Davis Holt
November 14, 2014

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Women in Business: Finding an Edge in the Workplace
September 20, 2014

*Presented as a part of the Alumni Weekend Lunch & Learn Series

 

VIEWPOINTS: Power Networking for Women
August 21, 2014

 

VIEWPOINTS: A Conversation with Kristina Bouweiri & Guylaine Saint Juste
May 31, 2014

 

VIEWPOINTS: A Conversation with Ángel Cabrera
March 7, 2014

 

Women in Business Networking Series presents Speed Networking
November 6, 2013

 

Women in Business Networking Series Kickoff Luncheon
September 26, 2013

 

Women in Business presents Speed Networking
April 3, 2013

 

Women in Business presents Careers in Human Resources
November 7, 2012

 

Women in Business Scholarship Reception
April 17, 2012

 

Women & Leadership featuring Patricia Sellers
November 11, 2011

 

"The 4 Keys to Professional Success" featuring Jean Stafford
September 30, 2011