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Women's Symposium

The 2017 Women's Symposium was held Wednesday, March 29 in the Student Union Building (SUB) Ballrooms, located on the ULM campus.

As part of ULM's celebration of Woman's History Month, the Women's Symposium - in a panelist/moderator format - discussed issues women face everyday, including: Entrepreneurialism; Wealth Management; Professional Growth; Women in STEM; Transferable Skills; Leadership; Women’s Health; Business Culture and Communication and much more!




The Women' Symposium is proud to have had Susan Denmon Banowsky as its Keynote Speaker along with the presentation of the prestigious Women's Symposium Awards, honoring several women from northeast Louisiana.

If you are interested in participating in the 2018 Women's Symposium, becoming a table discussion leader, or a Women's Symposium sponsor, please contact Kristin Chandler at womenssymposium@ulm.edu or 318-342-1144.

Interested sponsors can download the Women's Symposium Sponsorship Information Sheet PDF


Our Mission

The Women's Symposium seeks to empower, motivate, and encourage girls and women from all backgrounds and all educational and professional levels to pursue their passions and seek leadership roles in their desired career paths. To embrace the support of both men and women for the betterment of all.