2012 Conference Schedule

The entire event will take place in room 109 of the Learning Resource Center at NMU.

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5 p.m. Welcome and introductions Kaitlin Kolhoff, Victoria Gabrielsen, Kathy Davis and Judy Puncochar.

5:15 p.m. The importance of young women running for office

Rebecca Thompson, Running Start staff member

5:25 p.m. Exercise 1: What's your issue?

6:15 p.m. Networking break with heavy Heavy hors d'oeuvres

6:30 p.m. Making an Impact with Senator Stabenow

Sheri Davie and U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow of Michigan via video conference

7 p.m. The Nuts and Bolts of Running for NMU Student Government: Elect Her – Campus Women Win Campaign Strategies

Dani Thoune, elected female officer
7:30 p.m. Exercise 2: Building a campaign team

7:45 p.m. The importance of messaging Anne Stark, Marketing Director of Communications and Marketing

8:15 p.m. Exercise 3: Elevator speech

8:30 p.m. Exercise 4: Campaigning simulation Rebecca Thompson, Running Start staff member

8:45 p.m. Elect Her Network Networking Victory Party

Additional food and drinks will be served.
9 p.m. Conclusion