College of Mount Saint Vincent Students Attend National Conference for College Women Student Leaders
Riverdale, N.Y. – Katherine Moreira ’15 and Kimberly Picon ’15 were awarded scholarships to attend the two and a half day National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) held June 5-7, 2014 at the University of Maryland, College Park, through the American Association of University Women (AAUW) of New York.
The 2014 conference was hosted by the AAUW and NASPA – Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, which welcomed nearly 1,000 college women.
“The conference was an empowering experience for me,” says Katherine Moreria ’15, a double major in Psychology and Spanish. “As women, we should be acknowledged. The workshops and speakers inspired the participants and ignited their motivation to be successful.”
For more information about the 2014 conference, please visit the NCCWSL website.
About the College of Mount Saint Vincent
Founded in 1847 by the Sisters of Charity, the College of Mount Saint Vincent offers nationally recognized liberal arts education and a select array of professional fields of study on a landmark campus overlooking the Hudson River. Committed to the education of the whole person, and enriched by the unparalleled cultural, educational and career opportunities of New York City, the College equips students with the knowledge, skills and experiences necessary for lives of achievement, professional accomplishment and leadership in the 21st century.