Announcements

YWLP’s Third Annual Fundraising Luncheon celebrates accomplishments of program

May 13, 2014 Announcements

The following has been re-posted from the Women’s Center website. Supporters of the Young Women Leaders Program enjoyed the Third Annual Fundraising Luncheon in recognition of the program’s successes at Alumni Hall last week. Rotating photos of YWLP group meetings and events from this year projected on to a large screen in the ballroom to set a […]

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Annual YWLP Luncheon, 5/7

May 6, 2014 Announcements

YWLP will be hosting its Third Annual Luncheon on Wed., May 7! This luncheon is intended to raise awareness and money for YWLP’s local and global initiatives. Guests will enjoy a delicious meal at Alumni Hall at the University of Virginia while hearing from keynote speaker Joanne Boyle, head coach of the U.Va. women’s basketball team. Women’s […]

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Building competence – YWLP alumnae apply past experiences to present jobs

May 2, 2014 Alumnae

For some U.Va. students and alumnae, the Young Women Leaders Program (YWLP) has become more than a volunteer opportunity. Participating in the program has helped solidify career paths in the field of education, as well as created another sort of sorority with bonds made for life. Ultimately, the program is “fostering competence, connections and autonomy” […]

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YWLP Tech Rocks at the Auburn University Sister Site!

April 7, 2014 Announcements

This week the Tech group at our Auburn University Sister Site had 8th graders working with the Silhouette Cameo Die-Cutters.  This exciting hands-on learning opportunity had students working with computer design software to produce 3D objects.  The students are thrilled with their designs! Great job, Auburn!

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YWLP Annual Food Drive: Sunday, October 20

October 12, 2013 Announcements

Little Sisters and Big Sisters will come together this fall to participate in a leadership project addressing the issue of hunger in the Charlottesville Albemarle Area. According to a hunger study conducted by the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, there has been a 152% increase in people needing emergency food assistance within the last decade […]

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YWLP in Social Media

October 12, 2013 Announcements

Check out our new facebook and twitter pages to keep up to date with what we’re doing! Like us on Facebook: click here Follow us on Twitter: click here 

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Apply to be a Big Sister! (Deadline: March 19)

March 4, 2013 Announcements

Apply to be a Big Sister to a middle school girl for the 2013-2014 school year! “Of my entire college experience, YWLP has honestly been the highlight of my undergraduate career. Becoming a Big Sister was one of the best decisions I made here at the University.” – Big Sister (2010-2012) See what it’s all […]

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Apply to be a Facilitator! (Deadline: March 19)

March 3, 2013 Announcements

Are you currently or have you been a YWLP Big Sister? Do you have an interest in facilitating a YWLP group? Or, are you a graduate student with group facilitation experience? Click here for the 2013-2014 downloadable application! Deadline: March 19, 2013.

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