Gender Conference

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March 15-17, 2012



Please note there will be no handouts distributed. Any handouts provided by the speakers and additional resources will be posted at this site. Notes will be taken or contributed by various conference attendees.


Pages for collaborative work are linked in the agenda listed below. Click on a topic to access and edit. Or, as you scroll through the agenda, links are provided to each topic page. Please click below to access and edit. To edit any page, click "Edit This Page" and type. Remember to save often!

Conference Agenda (pdf)

Additional Conference Resources

Thursday, March 15th

6:00PM Dinner at Embassy Suites

7:00PM Dr. Margaret Ferrara from the University of Nevada-Reno (Are You More Effective Teaching Girls? Or Boys? Or Both?)

Friday, March 16th

8:15 AM Buses depart promptly

8:30 AM Opening prayer service in the Shrine (pdf)


9:00 AM Round Table Conversation and Sharing (Sacred Heart Traditions for Boys…for Girls…for Both)

10:30 AM Break

11:00 AM Dr. Abigail James, Rockhouse Associates, Orange, Virginia (Teaching the Male Brain)

12:30 PM LUNCH

1:30 PM Dr. Abigail James (Teaching the Female Brain)

3:00 PM BREAK

3:30 PM Break Out Sessions

5::30 PM Wine & Cheese Reception

6:00 PM Dinner at ASH
Corey Linehan, Alumnus Schools of the Sacred Heart San Francisco - Convent & Stuart Hall, current student at Georgetown University
For The Sake Of One Boy: Reflections on Sacred Heart Education for Young Men

Saturday, March 17th (Happy Saint Patrick’s Day)

8:45 AM Buses depart promptly for ASH

9:00 AM Spirituality of Boys - Spirituality of Girls - Sacred Heart Spirituality

11:00 AM Historical Perspectives of Sacred Heart Education with Fran Gimber, RSCJ

Historical Perspective (pdf)


12:00 PM Depart for airport

Resources for Historical Perspective:
M. Keraly, RSCJ, quoted in Journey of the Heart, p. 54-55
M. Monahan, Life and Letters of Janet Erskine Stuart, p. 101
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