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Celebrate Women 2021 - 15 Years of Celebrating YOU!


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Celebrate Women 2021 Virtual Conference

Friday, March 19, 2021

15 Years of Celebrating YOU!

Free with Registration

Check back soon for the 2021 program, list of sessions, and session links!

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Celebrate Women 2021 - 15 Years of Celebrating YOU!

Now in its 15th year and organized by Ohio University Lancaster in partnership with Ohio University Southern, Ohio University Eastern, and Ohio University Zanesville. The Celebrate Women Conference aims to bridge women’s relationships in areas of community, university and professions. The conference theme, "15 Years of Celebrating YOU" will focus on presentations by more than thirty speakers.

This virtual event will be hosted on Zoom on Friday, March 19, 2021.

Participants will be given links and directions on our webpage to access their sessions.



Keynote Speaker: Alison Levine


Alison Levine Keynote Speaker
First American Women's Everest Expedition Team Captain, faculty member at the Thayer Leader Development Group at West Point, New York Times bestselling author of On the Edge.







Jane Johnsen Women of Vision Award

The Jane Johnsen Vision for Women Award was established in 2013 to honor a member of the Ohio University or Fairfield County communities who has made significant contributions in the advocacy and awareness of gender issues.  During her 25 years as assistant professor of Education at Ohio University Lancaster, Dr. Jane Johnsen was an advocate of diversity and gender issues, creating the Women in Technology and Science program, and challenging and mentoring students as they worked to fulfill their academic goals.

Criteria for eligible nominees includes:

  • Member of the Ohio University or Fairfield County communities; and
  • Demonstrated commitment to advocating and promoting diversity and gender issues 

A letter of nomination must be submitted for consideration.  Additional supporting materials (e.g., letters of support, examples of work) may also be provided.  The Honoree will be announced at the Virtual 2021 Celebrate Women conference on Friday, March 19, 2021.

Please submit a letter of nomination highlighting the nominee’s contributions and any supporting materials via email by MONDAY, FEBRUARY 8th, 2021 to:

Brandy Bailey


Nominations are available for submission online. Click here.



Celebrate Women 2020 Program