• We’re switching things up this week. Instead of meeting with just your pod, we’d like to encourage a larger group discussion among pods. For better or worse, labels impact both how we see ourselves and how others perceive us. What words have been used to define you?
  • How can we redefine bravery? What are some steps we can take to understand ourselves better? How can we practice self-compassion to become more resilient individuals? Check out these slides from Rachel Simmons' workshop, Braver in 90 Minutes.
  • At the Fall 2014 PWMP Kickoff Event, Professor of Psychology Susan Fiske gave a brief presentation entitled,“She Gets No Respect: How Sexism Persists, Even Among the Enlightened.” Ambivalent sexism likes many women but disrespects them, while respecting other women but disliking them.
  • What is mentorship? Princeton’s Steering Committee on Undergraduate Women’s Leadership defines mentorship as “good advice, close connections with peers and others who understand life at Princeton, and relationships with people at different stages of life whom one knows and can trust.” At Princeton, mentorship draws from a networ

Weekly Discussion Topics

We’re switching things up this week. Instead of meeting with just your pod, we’d like to encourage a larger group discussion among pods. For better or worse, labels impact both how we see ourselves and how others perceive us. What words have been used to define you?
We can't wait to see you at our Rachel Simmons event this week! After leaving her Rhodes Scholarship early, Simmons co-founded Girls Leadership Institute, and she now works “to empower young women to be more authentic, assertive and self-aware.” In this TEDxWomen talk, she emphasizes the importance of relationships and self-esteem.
We are extremely excited to bring Rachel Simmons to campus this month. An “author, educator and coach who helps girls and young women grow into authentic, emotionally intelligent and assertive adults,” Simmons co-authored the following article with Kate Farrar: “The Confidence Gap on Campus: Why College Women Need to Lean In.”
At the Fall 2014 PWMP Kickoff Event, Professor of Psychology Susan Fiske gave a brief presentation entitled,“She Gets No Respect: How Sexism Persists, Even Among the Enlightened.” Ambivalent sexism likes many women but disrespects them, while respecting other women but disliking them.
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Upcoming Events

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: CAMPUS CLUB LOUNGE, CAMPUS CLUB TAP ROOM
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 8:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: Campus Club Dining Room and Sun Room
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 8:45am to 9:45am
Location: Campus Club Dining Room and Sun Room
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 8:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: CAMPUS CLUB LOUNGE, CAMPUS CLUB TAP ROOM
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: CAMPUS CLUB DINING ROOM, CAMPUS CLUB SUN ROOM