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Get to Know UWHEN: Hollie Fuhrmann

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As part of the U’s UWHEN Professional Development team, Hollie helps design and create workshops and other opportunities for U women to grow careers in higher ed. As a staffer for the Emma Eccles Jones Nursing Research Center, she specializes in applying for research grants. Get to know more of your UWHEN Planning Committee members at the next Women @ the U Social!

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Why attend Women at the U?

Why attend Women at the U?

Women at the U is our main UWHEN social, held from 4-6pm the last Friday of each month. Each time a different group comes, and I always find it enjoyable. But, if you're new to the UofU UWHEN, you might wonder why we do these "happy hours." Here are my thoughts on reasons why it's valuable/debunking some of the myths or concerns I've heard.

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Get to Know UWHEN: Annalisa Purser

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Planning Committee members like Annalisa are working behind the scenes to ensure the University of Utah's chapter of UWHEN helps more women find success in their careers in higher education.

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Reality Check: Navigating your career path

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One of the things I often hear from women on campus (particularly those who are not tenure-track faculty), is that they are unsure of how to navigate their career path. Do you wait for someone to tap you on the shoulder? Try to move up in your own organization? Move to another one? These questions (and more) don't have one definitive answer and, like most things, are context-dependent. Below is a quick story of navigating my own career path, which you will see has not been a straight line...(and in my opinion, rarely is).

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Being Present

Being present

How often do you make time to stop and be present? Do you have a fond memory of being present? What was it? How do you make time/space/energy for being present?

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Last Updated: 8/13/21