What We Do
Professional development for career-focused women
As part of a dynamic and growing educational institution with multiple professional disciplines including law, medicine, health science, business and engineering, we can effectively serve the needs of women professionals by leveraging the strengths of the institution.
Dynamic leaders share career advice
Judy Olian, Quinnipiac's president, and Sara Longobardi, senior executive vice president of retail banking at People’s United Bank, shared inspiring stories and tips from their distinguished careers to inspire more than 300 professionals and students at the inaugural event sponsored by the People’s United Center for Women & Business on November 6.Read the full story
Beat Burnout: Women & Sustainable Success presented by Emilie Aries, Bossed Up’s Founder & CEO
Emilie Aries is a nationally recognized speaker and the Founder and CEO of Bossed Up, an innovative personal and professional training organization that helps women craft sustainable careers.
Emilie is a political organizer turned award-winning women’s leadership consultant. She has helped hundreds navigate career transition and prevent burnout. Her TED talk, “The Power of No,” shows how to set healthy boundaries and invest in sustainable long-term achievement. Learn more about Emilie at emiliearies.com.
Quinnipiac University Center for Women & Business
Kathleen Simione, Senior Adviser
Associate Professor of Accounting
Julia Fullick-Jagiela, Co-Director
Associate Professor and Chair of Management
Kiku Jones, Co-Director
Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems