35th Annual OWHE Conference - Navigate Your Adventure

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2015 OWHE Conference
Navigate Your Adventure
January 22-23
The Riverhouse, Bend, OR

Register HERE

We are excited to see you this year in Bend for the Oregon Women in Higher Education conference. Register online now! Deadline to register is January 12th, 2015.

 Registration fees:

  • Early Bird
    Professional = $150
    Student = $65
  • After December 5th
    Professional $175
    Student = $65

Conference Payment

You can process your payment for the conference now! We are using SquareUp as our credit card provider.

Still need to pay for your conference registration? Visit this link to make credit card payments online. For payments via check, please submit payment to Jana Faro, 1243 SW Spring Garden St, Portland, OR 92719. Please make checks payable to OWHE. Credit cards are encouraged for ease of processing. You can email owheconf@gmail.com with questions or concerns. Professionals = $150, Students = $65

Submit a Program Proposal

Start your adventure now by submitting a program proposal for the 2015 OWHE Conference! Your program should address one of the following themes:

  • Personal and Professional Wellbeing: Tools and tips for a healthy, happy life. Topics could include: finances, health, fitness, mindfulness, stress, organizational skills, email/calendar management
  • Career Development: Skills and strategies that help achieve career goals. Topics could include:resume writing, interview techniques, stretch assignments, salary negotiation, mentoring/coaching, workplace assertiveness
  • Research in Action: Research, models and programs that foster change. Topics could include: presentations of research studies, developing best practices, creating successful programs, effective use of data
  • Leading in an Era of Change: Proven leadership strategies and methodologies. Topics could include: leadership ideas and tools, supervisory management, employee relations, difficult conversations, doing more with less

Deadline to Apply: Friday, November 11th, 5pm
Notification to Applicants: Tuesday, November 18th
If you have any questions about the submission form, please email: owheconf@gmail.com

Conference Hotel Accommodations

The 2015 conference will take place at the beautiful Riverhouse Hotel and Convention Center in Bend, OR.

Rates are as follows: Thursday, January 22nd and Friday, January 23rd

  • Single Room: $89
  • Double Room: $99

To book a room:

  1. Call 800-547-3928
  2. Let them know you are with the Women in Higher Education Conference in January to lock in the special rates
  3. You must book your room by 12/23/2014 in order to receive the discounted rate


Questions about the conference can be directed to owheconf@gmail.com