Join the Alliance at an Upcoming Event
Video Chat: Acing the Interview & Landing the Job - Nov 15
1:00 – 1:45pm ET
SPEAKER: Gail Barksdale, Deputy Director of Athletics / SWA, IUPUI
Gail Barksdale, Deputy AD and SWA at IUPUI brings a wealth of experience from her years of interviewing and hiring coaches and administrators. In this video chat, she will discuss best practices during the interview process as well as your first 90-days on the job. She will cover common misconceptions about the interview process as well as her preferences for a candidate’s cover letter, resume, and references. If you are a hiring manager, looking to make a job change or generally interested in improving your interviewing skills, be sure to sign up for this video chat.
Academy 2.0: November 29 - December 1
For NCAA Women Coaches Academy graduates only, we have developed the Academy 2.0 to help take your coaching game to the next level. Remember that sense of community, passion, and renewed sense of joy for coaching you experienced at the WCA? We invite you to apply for this unique 3-day mastery learning opportunity which progresses on the skills, strategies, and knowledge gained from your WCA session.
NCAA Women Coaches Academy: November 29 - December 2
Denver, Colorado | Class #43
The Women Coaches Academy (WCA), hosted in partnership between the Alliance of Women Coaches and the NCAA, is a 4-day educational training open to NCAA coaches of all experience levels that offers non-sport-specific program management strategies, with a special focus on philosophy development and building your skills and knowledge about planning, communication, legal issues, ethics, hiring, supervising staff, conflict resolution, learning styles and achieving success. The Academy is for women coaches of NCAA-sponsored sports (or emerging-sports) at NCAA Division I, II, or III member institutions. Since the first WCA session in 2003, 40 Academies have taken place, producing more than 1,550 graduates.
NFCA Convention Meet & Greet: December 7, 2017
Las Vegas, NV
5:00 – 6:00pm PT
Join the Alliance of Women Coaches at Bally’s (Skyview 4) for a networking event at the National Fastpitch Coaches Association convention.