SALT LAKE CITY — In honor of women around the world, Utah universities are offering many resources that people may not be aware of. Some are direct results, while others are recurring events aimed at women.

As a way to empower women to progress in their community and careers, students and others in the community are encouraged to actively engage in the events.

Brigham Young University

BYU Women’s Conference

BYU will be hosting over 200 presenters for a two-day conference. The conference is the “largest gathering of LDS women in the world.” Topics such as womanhood and sisterhood, gospel principles, marriage, family, etc., will be focused on during the event.

Women of all ages are invited to attend the event April 30 and May 1. Visit the websitefor registration details.

University of Utah

Women’s Leadership Summit

Women’s Leadership Summit focuses on helping women feel confident in pursuing leadership roles in their career paths. During the conference, “the program will include a keynote speaker, program sessions and the opportunity to network with others interested in supporting women’s leadership.”

The summit will be held on March 10. Visit for registration details.

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By Jessica Kaing, KSL