Programs & Events
Upcoming Programs & Events
KS WEL Institute’s 2nd Birthday
The best things come in 2’S! The Kendra Scott Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute is celebrating our 2nd birthday on Friday, September 24th and we would love to celebrate with you! Our birthday wish is to continue celebrating the successes of our students and alumnae – empowering women to be bold, creative, courageous, and fearless.
Stop by the Kendra Scott Center on 9/24 to celebrate and learn more about the KS WEL Institute, our programs + initiatives, and how to get involved! We may even have a few birthday surprises for visitors throughout the day, stay tuned to the KS WEL Institute socials to be the first to know, as surprises will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.
September 24, 2021 // Stay tuned for more details!
EmpowHER Hour – New Semester, New Mindset – The Science of Creating Your Own Happiness
LET’S GO GIRLS – cue Shania. Join Caroline Crawford, Certified Positive Psychology Coach and Licensed Master Social Worker, for an upbeat virtual session on sparking your own joy. Our brains have a natural negative propensity. Therefore, our minds access our problems and failures faster than successes and opportunities. It’s easy to get weighed down by the stress, anxiety, and the what if’s of it all. But, we have the power to change that. It’s time to write your own happiness. This session will explore frameworks and ideas from research in Emotional Intelligence, Positive Psychology, and Self-Compassion. With vulnerable stories and lots of laughs, this will be a session you won’t want to miss.
September 27th, 2021 // 6:00 – 7:00 P.M
Female Founder Pitch Competition
The Female Founder Pitch Competition showcases emerging businesses and technologies that are paving the way to have a significant impact on the world. Open to all UT Austin undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, alumnae, and startup ecosystem women-founders, this startup competition aims to highlight innovation happening in the heart of Texas.
October 20, 2021 // Add to your Google Calendar