November 2015

YWLP Behind the Scenes: Jaronda Miller-Bryant

November 30, 2015 Uncategorized

This month I am celebrating my one year anniversary at the University of Virginia as the Associate Program Director with the Young Women’s Leader’s Program and the Program Director of Global Outreach and Engaged Scholarship at the Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center. My position is a dual role as it represents the two entities that […]

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YWLP Behind the Scenes: Supriya Williamson

November 23, 2015 Uncategorized

My name is Supriya Williamson and I’m from Holland, Pennsylvania. I have my BA in International Affairs from The George Washington University, and have recently returned from Botswana where I spent three years as a Peace Corps Volunteer. During my first two years I worked in a rural primary school teaching Life Skills and working […]

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Group Spotlight: Up, Up, and Away! Burley 8

November 16, 2015 Uncategorized

“Thinking Like an Engineer,” has been taken to the next level this year compared to years past.  Wednesday for group we met in our normal location—but instead of a normal circle-up, warm-up, hot-topic/ high-low we brought a huge bin of materials and told the girls we would be constructing and launching rockets. In the bin […]

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Intern Spotlight: Jenna Dickerson

November 2, 2015 YWLP Behind the Scenes

Hi! My name is Jenna Dickerson and I am a third-year Psychology and Women and Gender Studies double-major. I was involved in the YWLP program last year as a Big Sister and then again this year as a Facilitator. Last year, I fell in love with the program and its mission of instilling confidence in […]

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