Eleanor Clift is keynote speaker for 2008 Women’s Symposium

Eleanor CliftEleanor Clift, contributing editor for Newsweek and co-author of Madam President: Shattering the Last Glass Ceiling, will deliver the Emmie V. Baine Lecture in SMU’s 43rd annual Women’s Symposium Feb. 28.

Created in 1966 as part of the University’s 50th anniversary celebration, the Women’s Symposium is the longest continuously running program of its kind in the nation. The program features nationally recognized speakers as well as seminars on topics of national interest and workshops conducted by students, community leaders, and SMU faculty and staff.

Symposium registration is free for SMU faculty, staff and students; the deadline is Feb. 22. Register online at the Women’s Symposium website.