Artemisia Leadership Initiative - Empowering individuals for a stronger future

Artemisia Leadership Initiative

CFANS has established the Artemisia Leadership Initiative to address gender-based barriers and improve leadership potential for women.


The Fork in the Road

Provost Karen Hanson

February 22, 2018
8:30am to 9:30am

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How do we recognize career opportunities? If opportunities present themselves, how do we know whether or not to take them?  Are there any reliable, durable markers to guide us on our career paths?  

All are welcome to attend.  Join us starting at 8:00 a.m. for light refreshments prior to the seminar.

Karen HansonAs executive vice president and provost, Karen Hanson is the University of Minnesota's chief academic officer, overseeing colleges and academic units as well as the policies and practices that affect academic life. Before coming to Minnesota in February 2012, she was provost at the Bloomington campus of Indiana University and executive vice president of that university. A Minnesota native who began her career as a U of M undergraduate in philosophy and mathematics, she is also a distinguished scholar and teacher of philosophy, with research interests in the philosophy of mind, ethics and aesthetics, and American philosophy.

Artemisia Leadership Initiative Seminar Series

These are the seminars for the initiative in the series of dynamic industry leading speakers:

Be Who You Are: How to Avoid the Attack of the Body-snatchers
Joana Montenegro, Vice President Research and Development of Dairy Foods, Land O’Lakes

February 28, 2019
8:00-9:30 am in 335 Borlaug Hall with light refreshments and networking at 8:00-8:30 and seminar 8:30-9:30

Past seminars

Mentoring Circles

Mentoring circles provide participants with a safe open place to discuss points brought up during the seminar series and beyond. Participants in the mentoring circles receive priority registration for the Artemisia Professional Development Workshops. Mentoring circles are operating on the calendar year and sign up is now open for 2019 circles. Join the Artemisia Leadership Initiative mailing list to ensure you receive information about signing up for future circles.

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