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Nebraska Women in Higher Education Leadership (NWHEL)


2014 Conference Information

Nebraska Women in Higher Education Leadership (NWHEL) conference takes place on Friday, September 19, 2014, at the University of Nebraska-Omaha.   The theme of the 2014 conference is "Citizen Leadership." 


Conference schedule, program and registration information to be posted summer, 2014.  For questions regarding registration, contact Michele King at 402.280.3036.

NWHEL is an affinity group of the ACE Women's Network, a project of the Inclusive Excellence Group of the American Council on Education. The mission of NWHEL is to advance women's careers and leadership in Nebraska higher education. NWHEL is committed to fostering diversity in higher education leadership with regard to race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and/or disability. NWHEL strives to improve the status of women working in Nebraska's colleges and universities.

Additional Resources

American Council on Education (ACE) is the nation's most visible and influential higher education association. The organization represents the presidents of U.S. accredited, degree-granting institutions, which include two- and four-year colleges, private and public universities, and nonprofit and for-profit entities. ACE strength lies in their loyal and diverse base of more than 1,700 member institutions, 75 percent of which have been with ACE for over 10 years.

View the ACE Women's Network News - July 2014 to include information on:

   -  ACE State Network Directory - Updated

   -  Job Announcements

   -  Sloan Research Fellowships

   -  Calls for Proposals/Papers

   -  Upcoming Women's Network Event

   -  Upcoming ACE events

   -  Events for NetworkingNews