Summer Conference 2024

Dream Work!

Join us for an inspiring one-day conference hosted by the AAWCC Oregon Chapter. Our conference empowers and celebrates women in community colleges, offering a platform for networking, professional development, and community building. Through engaging workshops, thought-provoking discussions, and keynote speakers, we’ll explore topics ranging from leadership and career advancement to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Save the date

  • When: Thursday, July 25
  • Where: Oregon Garden Resort, Silverton
  • Rooms: See hotel and registration FAQ for room block details (room block deadline is June 28)
  • Price: $130 early bird price, $150 after June 12
  • Registration: Registration is open!

Whether you’re a student, faculty member, administrator, or community partner, this conference is designed to inspire, educate, and connect you with like-minded individuals dedicated to promoting women’s success in higher education. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a transformative experience that celebrates the achievements and contributions of women in community colleges. Register now and join us for a day of inspiration, learning, and empowerment!

Schedule: Thursday, July 25


Breakfast and Registration


Oregon Gardens building

Keynote: How To Create the Dream Team

Speaker: Marissa Cade



Check out from hotel, if needed.


Oregon gardens

Keynote: Communicating the Dream

Speaker: Mandy Ellertson


Lunch and Oregon Garden Walk


Flower framed sign of Oregon Garden lodge

Living the Dream

Team Building Workshop




Let’s Talk! Updates, News, and Wrap up

Campus Chapter Updates, Ambassador News, OILD Updates, Board Positions, and Awards


Door Prizes

Campus Chapter Updates, Ambassador News, OILD Updates, Board Positions, and Awards

Previous summer conferences

See what we’ve learned at past conferences: previous summer conferences.

Inspire. Champion. Celebrate.