STEPHENVILLE — A handful of educators from Tarleton State University represented the institution at the annual Texas Women in Higher Education (TWHE) Conference, March 28-29 in Austin.
“A record number of Tarleton women were at TWHE this year learning and networking from women in all types of higher ed positions across the state,” said Dr. Lora Helvie-Mason, Tarleton’s TWHE institutional representative and founder of Tarleton’s Women’s Mentoring Network (WMN).
Dr. Therese Pennell, Assistant Professor of English and languages; Skyla Claxton (’18, MA communication), speech Instructor at Texas Wesleyan; and Dr. Sarah Maben, Associate Professor of communication studies, joined a colleague from North Central Texas College, Dr. Rochelle Gregory, to lead the panel Mentoring for Forward Momentum — Tips, Tricks and Takeaways for Mentoring Relationships.
Other Tarleton faculty and staff attending were Bailey Bennetch, Communication Specialist, Lainey Page, Enrollment Communications Manager and Dr. Elizabeth Wallace, a WMN executive team member and Assistant Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
Tarleton is a diamond level sponsor of the conference.