Muhlenberg Women's Weekend


Muhlenberg's first Women's Weekend is June 9-11, 2017 and opens the door for nurturing an existing network of alumnae and cultivating lifelong relationships. After 60 years of co-education, the College will host a weekend of engaging activity and discussion, allowing guests to deepen their relationship to the College and each other. Muhlenberg women will gather for a weekend of education, fun and inspiration to live, learn and lead.

Schedule Highlights

Friday, June 9

Optional activities include golf, campus tours, massage and more . On Friday evening, you'll receive a very special welcome reception that will highlight the trailblazers who established a women’s presence at Muhlenberg. You won’t want to miss this unique and celebratory kickoff to the weekend!

2 p.m. Fun Run/Walk or Golf 
4 p.m. Tour the Campus
6 - 8 p.m. Welcome Reception - Toast the trailblazers who established a women’s presence at Muhlenberg. 
8 p.m. Living here in Allentown  - Trip downtown to enjoy local eateries and bars

Saturday, June 10

Saturday provides a day of programming that will engage guests beyond simply listening to lectures - the offered sessions are created and facilitated by alumnae who want to learn as much from you as you will from them! After a day of stimulating interaction between Muhlenberg Women of all ages and backgrounds, Diane Williams, Muhlenberg's first lady, invites you to her home for hors d'euvres before dinner and an exciting performance event. 

9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. LIVE activities are intended to explore the artistic, creative and spiritual side of being a

11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. LEARN conversations will empower attendees to practice the skills, ideas and habits that
ensure a healthy, successful life and career.

2 - 3:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lucy J. Puryear '81
Women’s Mental Health: Where we’ve been, where we’re going and how I came along for the ride.

3:45 - 5:15 p.m. LEAD discussions will empower attendees to lead, take risks and make a real impact on a
world that needs female leadership, now more than ever.

6 - 7 p.m. Hors D'oeuvres - Hosted by Muhlenberg’s First Lady, Diane Williams
7 - 9 p.m. Dinner
9 p.m. Women Through the Years: 'Berg and Beyond - A special performance featuring our highly talented alumnae 

Sunday, June 11
You'll head home Sunday with a new network of alumnae that you can continue relationships with long after the event has concluded.

7 - 8 a.m. - Early Riser's Activity
8 - 11 a.m. - Farewell Breakfast