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Breaking the Mold: Bringing Diversity Into the Boardroom

The challenges and benefits of a diverse board will be addressed by Heather Arnet, executive director of the Women and Girls Foundation (WGF), at Breaking the Mold: Bringing Diversity Into the Boardroom, a part of the Ethics Luncheon Forum presented by Duquesne University’s Beard Center for Leadership in Ethics

In her role, Arnet has spearheaded WGF’s efforts to pursue legislation at the city, county and state levels for fair representation for women and people of color on Pennsylvania's appointed boards, authorities and commissions. She will discuss the value of diversification on boards, how to attract the right people to your board, as well as how to operate effectively and efficiently as a diverse group of individuals.

Cost is $90 per person or $750 per table of eight. Call 412.396.4005, e-mail beardcenter@duq.edu or visit www.business.duq.edu/beard to register and for more details.

When: Wednesday, April 2 from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where: The Duquesne Club, 325 Sixth Ave., Pittsburgh.

Duquesne University

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