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I WILL (Inspiring Women in Lifelong Leadership) Institute

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About the Institute

At Virginia Tech, advancing women’s leadership education opportunities are of utmost importance.

I WILL (Inspiring Women in Lifelong Learning) is a leadership institute designed to connect current Virginia Tech undergraduate, graduate, and professional students with alumni and friends of the university through leadership development conversations and opportunities. Members of the institute gather seven times per academic year.

Throughout the experiences, there will be opportunities for inspiring, transformational, and meaningful connections across backgrounds, academic disciplines, and leadership experiences. Anchored in Student Affairs’ Aspirations for Student Learning, Gallup’s CliftonStrengths, and leadership identity, the curriculum highlights a multitude of leadership competencies and theories.

The application for this experience opens each fall.

Questions or requests for accommodations?

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation to participate in this experience, welcome! Please contact Meghan Weyrens Kuhn at  mweyrens@vt.edu or 540-231-1356 during regular business hours.

All other questions about the I WILL Institute may be directed to Meghan. We look forward to having you participate in our programs!

Inspire women. Impact the world.