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Schedule

Important note: There will be no printed schedules provided at registration check-in!

Please use our app by going to madeira.sched.com from your smartphone. Pin this page to your home screen and select Celebrate Madeira from the filter options. From there you will see a listing of all of the sessions, school store hours, lunch locations, etc. Click on any session and you will see details that include: speaker name, photo, bio, location, and time.

Registration will be open from 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. in the Student Center

Friday, April 28  Co-Curriculum 50th Anniversary Celebration 
  8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
  Wing Library 
  
 Boxwood Books 
 A collection of books on display by Madeira alumnae

 

10:00 a.m.
Chapel/Auditorium  
Opening Keynote Speaker

Cokie Roberts, Political commentator for ABC News and NPR 
11:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
Chapel/Auditorium
Design Thinking in Real Life: How to bring design, creativity, and innovation into your everyday life led by Emi Kolawole `00
11:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
Lecture Hall 
Earth in Crisis: Bold strategies to effect social change led by Lucy Blake `76, Catharine Gilliam Burns `74, Meg Goldthwaite P`15, `19   
11:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
Stable
(Bus leaving from Chapel/Auditorium)
Empower Your Impact: Discover how energy, intention, and body language affect your leadership and success in life...by way of the horse led by Shari Goodwin 
11:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
Main Living Room 
5 Days, 5 Weeks, 50 Years: Co-Curriculum today led by Sahana Bhagat `17, Soleil Ephraim`17, Tara Nayak Palmore `88 and Kate Opalack Watts `94 
11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Student Center Basement
Lucy & Co. Open 
12:30 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. 
The Oval and Science Lawn
Lunch
2:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Chapel/Auditorium 
Backstage! Professional actors share the good, bad, and ugly of a career in show business led by  Fatima Quander `97, June Schreiner `12, and Holly Twyford `86, 
2:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Main Living Room 
Find Your Balance: Discover tools to transform your physical and emotional well-being led by Emery Mikel `96, Alexis Merin `00, Reena Lawande Pande `92, and Rev. Katherine Stanford P`18
2:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Lecture Hall 

Social Justice Movements: Where do we go from here? led by Clara Bingham `81, Joan Mower `67 P`10, and Gillian Thomas `86 

3:20 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. 
Schoolhouse II, Campos Classroom 
Lauren Berger, The Intern Queen: From internships to entrepreneurship: Career building blocks for every woman
3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. 
De Sole Octagon 
Necessity is the Mother of All Invention: Seizing opportunities in the modern marketplace led by Samantha Meyer duPont `90, Brandon Holley `85, and Katherine Petty MacLane `96
3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. 
Chapel/Auditorium 
Pandas Gone Wild: Two alumnae take us on a remarkable photographic journey inside China's efforts to save the giant panda from extinction led by Sadie Quarrier `88 and Ami Vitale `89
3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. 
Lecture Hall 
Running for Office: Navigating the course from volunteer to candidate led Sara Akbar `92, Janelle Irick Bynum `92, Meg Kruizenga Froelich `81, and Sylvia Bravo Larsen `67
5:00 p.m. 
Chapel/Auditorium 
Closing Keynote Speaker

Julia Reed `78, Contributing editor at Elle Decor and Garden & Gun magazines, and author of seven books

How Co-Curriculum Launched My Career
6:00 p.m. 
Main
Celebratory Reception