From: Women's Student Association
Date: March 30, 2011
Subject: WSA Weekly Newsletter: March 22, 2011, Issue #21


WSA Weekly Newsletter 

March 30, 2011, Issue #22


Keep reading for this week’s wonderful offering for our community!


 All Women’s Events  

Title: WSA Conference Video

Watch Where: Click Here!

When: Anytime

For more information: Shirin Sharif


Title: WSA Admitted Women's Calling Event

What: On April 4th beginning at 3 PM, the Women’s Student Association will be hosting a session where WSA members will call women who have been admitted second round to Harvard Business School. This event will give admitted women a chance to ask current HBS students questions about HBS academics and life at HBS. Come out and help!

Where: Hamilton Lounge

When: April 4th 3-4:30PM

For more information: Kira Epler 


Title: ‘HBS Women’ LinkedIn Group – Greater Boston Area Happy Hour!

What: Join female students and alumni in the greater Boston area for a fun meet and greet happy hour at Grafton Street!

Where: Grafton Street in Harvard Square: 1230 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 

When: April 1st, 5-7 pm

For more information:  --> Search “HBS Women” --> Request to join. ALL women of HBS (students, alumni, staff, faculty, administration) are welcome to join this online community! All you need is a valid “” email address. See you on April 1st!


 Social & Community: 

Title: The Graduate Women in Business and the Council for Women of Boston College host the Women’s Perspective from the Top, a panel and networking event 

What: Women’s Perspective from the Top will be moderated by Cindy Brown, General Manager of Boston Duck Tours.  


Panelists will include:         

  • Pamela Civins, Executive Director of Boston Partners in Education 
  • Geri Denterlein, President of Denterlein, a strategic communications firm 

These top female executives representing the fields of entrepreneurship, finance, nonprofit, healthcare and communications strategy will share their experiences in building and leading organizations. Panel topics will include management style, leadership strategies, competitive cultural advantages of female-led organizations and wage parity issues. A networking session will follow the panel. Refreshments will be served.  

When: March 30, 2011 from 6 - 8 PM in the Yawkey Center Murray Function Room, Boston College campus 


Please RSVP to by 3/22 or ASAP 


Title: "Educating Rita" at The Huntington Theater - Dinner & Behind- the-scenes Included! 

When: Wednesday, April 6th, 6:00 p.m.


Where: The Huntington Theater (see link for more info) 

What: The HBS Women's Association of Boston invites WSA members and guests to a special evening at the theater. Tickets are $55.00 per

person and include the show, dinner and a behind-the-scenes tour.  

Don't miss this wonderful evening at the theater! Link: 


Sign up to Mentor Undergraduate Women Interested in Finance!

Smart Woman Securities (SWS), an intercollegiate investment fund focused on educating women about investing and finance, is looking for mentors for its Harvard College Chapter!  Mentorship is a very minimal commitment (make of it what you like!) and will likely include career advising, insight into the business school experience, interview/job prep, and general assistance with students’ exploration of the finance field. The students are tremendously excited about the opportunity to interact with business school students with experience in the field and would love to interact with you.  Please consider being a part of the program!  To learn more about SWS, visit the website at

To sign up, please fill out this form:  If you have any questions, please email Elizabeth Varughese at or Tiffany Niver at 


Take Back the Night – A month dedicated to empowering survivors of sexual violence, creating awareness, and building community

Check out all of the events on the attachment or  Here 


Harvard Kennedy School: WAPPP Gender Center - Weekly Thursday Discussion (CLICK TITLE for INFO)


Social Media & Other: 

Join new LinkedIn Group "HBS Women" today

Join the new professional network of HBS women and keep in touch with current classmates and alumni from HBS. Click here or search for the group "HBS Women" on LinkedIn now!! We have 120 students and alumni already and growing…

Note: You must use your hbs email to get access to this HBS exclusive group.

WSA Website– No Login Required