This luncheon seeks to address challenges that women doing scholarly work face, fostering kindness, connection, and positive steps toward health.

It will feature a short talk, “Compassion Fatigue, Self-Care and Sacrifice in Academia” by Prof. Jeanne Stevenson-MoessnerSMU Professor of Pastoral Care and Pastoral Theology followed by structured table discussion. A willingness to share issues and wisdom from your personal experience will enhance the effectiveness of discussion. All identifying as women are welcome.

Please expect a follow-up email from Program Coordinator Jennifer Hancock for the purposes of gathering more information about you. This will help us to create a program best tailored to address concerns.

Box lunches will include Turkey/Ham sandwich, Chips, Cookie, Iced Tea. Gluten-free or vegetarian available upon request. Email Jennifer with dietary requests and all other questions at

Max capacity 30. First come, first served. Please request dietary needs at least 72 hours before the event. Thank you!

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