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Former Voices of Leadership keynote, Carly Fiorina could be potential 2016 presidential candidate
Carly Fiorina has executive experience, political experience, and is now taking the protocol steps in interviewing for a spot in the 2016 campaign.
- Milwaukee Business Journal, December 19, 2014

City of Milwaukee invests in Kiva, a micro-lending partnership
Jessica Jackley, co-founder of Kiva, presented at the Mount Mary inaugural Voices of Leadership event, who has since then attracted attention from the City of Milwaukee to pledge $25,000 to the micro-lending website. 
-Milwaukee Business Journal, September 24, 2014

Words of advice for women, from Lt. Gen. Claudia Kennedy
Women and other minorities are excluded from the "paths of power" not based on merits, but because those in power resist change - period.This was the message at the annual Transforum luncheon, from Gen. Kennedy (RET.), the first woman to reach the rank of three-star general.
-Milwaukee Business Journal, September 19, 2014 

What does it take to get women on the board?

In Wisconsin, only 12 percent of the top public companies have women in its executive suite. Beth Wnuk, Executive VP of Administration at Mount Mary University, says Milwaukee women are moving beyond these numbers. 
-Milwaukee Business Journal, June 19, 2014

Mount Mary event aims to inspire future leaders

Carly Fiorina and Lauren Bush Lauren discussed their initiatives aimed at empowering women and doing good with social change at the Voices of Leadership event on March 5.
-Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, March 25, 2014

Volunteer time can attract talent

"It's important for employees - men and women alike - to be encouraged to occasionally take time out of the work day to volunteer or support charities that are important to them." - Lauren Bush Lauren, presenter at Voices of Leadership event, March 5. 
-Milwaukee Business Journal, February 28, 2014

Voices for good: It's passion, not wealth or power

You don't have to be a CEO, work at a prestigious company or have a big bank account to begin the process of doing good. Carly Fiorina and Lauren Bush Lauren made these points at the Voices of Leadership event on March 5.
-Milwaukee Business Journal, February 28, 2014

Mount Mary realigns leadership team

The realignment of the leadership team will infuse creative approaches in all areas of curriculum and student experience, and develops measurable outcomes in all creative leadership competencies, and to support the University's Creative Campus Initiative.
-BizTimes, January 23, 2014

Mount Mary names new dean of art and design

Mount Mary University has named Barbara Armstrong the new dean for the School of Arts and Design. Barbara will further develop Mount Mary's Creative Campus Initiative, which uses creative approaches in areas of curriculum and student development.
- Milwaukee Business Journal, January 15, 2014

Mount Mary promotes executive development through Women’s Leadership Institute

Mount Mary University is in the midst of expanding workforce development programming for the region’s community of businesswomen through its reimagined Women's Leadership Institute. The university plans to develop workshops and programs that support the professional development of women, no matter what stage of their career they’re traversing or what generation they belong to.
-BizTimes Milwaukee, August 19, 2013

Women innovators give voice of leadership at Mount Mary

Nina Vaca, founder and CEO of Dallas-based Pinnacle Technical Resources and a member of the Kohl's Corp. board of directors, was the key speaker at the Women's Leadership Institute's second Voices of Leadership speaker series at Mount Mary University on Friday, June 7, which also featured Cheryl Perkins, founder and president of Innovationedge and former chief innovation officer at Kimberly-Clark Corp. -The Business Journal, June 3, 2013


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