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On a Budget? You Can Still Come to NCCWSL!

You have made the life-changing decision to come to NCCWSL, but you’re wondering how to pay for it. Here are some easy steps to fit it into your college‑student budget. Read more »

Blog   |   October 23, 2014


Friday night is your chance to get a taste of the nation’s capital. Enjoy dinner with your new friends and explore the city together at one of two fun locations! Read more »

Blog   |   January 13, 2015

Submit Your 2015 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders Workshop Proposals Now!

The 2015 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) will offer more than 50 dynamic, skill-building workshops for students to attend on Friday, May 29. Read more »

Blog   |   December 08, 2014

Friends Don’t Let Friends Miss NCCWSL

We hear over and over how NCCWSL is a life-changing experience. Shouldn’t your friends, daughters, and mentees experience it, too? Today you can encourage friends and aspiring leaders you know […] Read more »

Blog   |   November 25, 2014
Deanna Zandt uses her hands to gesture during her speech at NCCWSL. A slideshow with #YesAllWomen and tweets in her background.

How to Make a Leadership Blueprint, from Deanna Zandt

Coming out of college, Deanna Zandt had no idea where her career path would take her. Sixteen years later, she is a successful media technologist who promotes social justice causes. Read more »

Blog   |   June 09, 2014
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Sometimes, You Show Up for Work and Make History

Hattie Kauffman, one of five Women of Distinction speakers who gave advice to 900 college women leaders, gratefully remembered a “lady of distinction” in her life. Read more »

Blog   |   June 06, 2014

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