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Corporate Citizenship Symposium: Gender

Friday, November 4, 2005

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

This day-long event included business leaders, academics, and students discussing the evolving roles of women and minorities in today’s corporate world.  The speakers included Carolyn Buck Luce, senior partner at Ernst & Young; Erica Beecher-Monas, WSU Law professor; and Janet B. Reid, managing partner at Global Lead Management.




Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
Wayne State University Law School
471 W. Palmer Street
Detroit, MI  48202


9:00 a.m.


9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

Marc W. Kruman, Director, Center for the Study of Citizenship, Chair, Department of History

Harvey Kahalas, Dean, School of Business Administration

Robert L. Thomas, Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

10:00 a.m.

Corporate Diversity Policies

Janet B. Reid, Managing Partner, Global Lead Management

Zanita Fenton, Professor of Law, University of Miami Law School

Erica Beecher-Monas, Professor of Law, Wayne State University Law School

11:30 a.m.

Keeping Talented Women on the Road to Success

Carolyn Buck Luce, Senior Partner, Global Accounts Group, Chair, Professional Women's Network, Ernst & Young, LLP

12:30 p.m.


2:00 p.m.

Domestic Partner Benefits

John Graham, Graham Enterprises

Seth Lloyd, Partner, Dykema Gossett PLLC

3:30 p.m.

Wrap-Up Session

Margaret Smoller, Professor of Finance, Wayne State University School of Business Administration  

4:00 p.m



This event was co-sponsored by:

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences,

The School of Business Administration,

The Law School, and the Women’s Studies Program,

Wayne State University, and

The Human Resources Association of Greater Detroit

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