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FWC 2018-19 Calendar of Events

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
1:30 PM, Faculty Center

Speaker: Jeanne Pritzker – Founder and Chair of Foster Care Counts and this year’s FWC Woman of Distinction




Tuesday, November 13, 2018
1:30 PM, Faculty Center

Speaker: Jennifer Ferro – President of KCRW, Southern California’s flagship public radio station



Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Scholarship Dinner
5:30 PM, Faculty Center

Speaker: Nina L. Shapiro, MD – Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology and Professor at DGSOM



Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Special Closing Event of FWC Centennial Year Celebration

Speaker: TBA


Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Speaker: TBA


Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Speaker: TBA


Past Events 2017-2018

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Speaker: Amy Elaine Wakeland – Political Strategist, Public Policy Expert, advocate for children and families, and wife of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.



Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Speaker: Sherry Lansing – Founder of Sherry Lansing Foundation, UC Board of Regents, She also sits on the boards of the Broad Center, the Broad Museum, the Carter Center, the W.M. Keck Foundation, the Lasker Foundation, and the Pacific Council on International Policy.


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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Speaker: Dr. Kelsey Martin – Dean, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA


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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Speaker: Christine Simmons – Athlete and scholar and COO of the Los Angeles Sparks, and President of the Alumni Association


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Tuesday October 17, 2017

Speaker: Lieutenant Emada E. Tingirides, FWC Woman of Distinction. Lauded for her community-based police work in East LA, South LA and Watts.