A Villanova Law CLE – The Arc of Women’s Rights: How Did We Get Here and What’s Next?

October 26, 2022


Location: John F. Scarpa Hall, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, 299 N Spring Mill Rd, Villanova, PA 19085
Date: October 26, 2022
5:00-6:00 pm ET: Program 
6:00-7:30 pm ET: Reception

Please join the Villanova Law Women’s Network (VLWN) for a candid panel discussion moderated by Shea M. Rhodes, Director of the Villanova Law Institute to Address Commercial Sexual Exploitation. 

Our all-woman panel of thought-leaders will discuss historical and current perspectives on women’s rights and will examine the future trajectory of critical women’s issues. Our esteemed panelists include:

  • Michelle Madden Dempsey, Villanova Professor of Law and the Harold Reuschlein Scholar Chair
  • Elisa Foster, Interim Director of Penn Women’s Center
  • Elena Cohen, Founding Partner of Cohen Green PLLC and Assistant Teaching Professor at the Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law

The discussion is sure to reach a broad range of topics, including career development, family planning, and gender equity, as well as varied areas of law, including constitutional law, employment law, and family law.

This one-hour CLE program will be offered in a hybrid format with both in-person and virtual attendance options. For those joining us in person, we will have a networking happy hour immediately following the panel discussion.

We look forward to seeing you!


Contact uaevents@villanova.edu.