Girls’ Empowerment 

“Admissions to Majors”

A Free Virtual Seminar

Please join The Junior League of Poughkeepsie for a free virtual seminar. This event is open to female students in grades 9-12.

Date: October 14, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

A Zoom link will be provided prior to the seminar.

Click Here to download the program flyer

Our panel of speakers are:

Alicia Atwood

Alicia is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Vassar College


Toni Hamilton

After earning her Bachelor’s and Masters Degrees in Social Work in 1998 and 1999, Toni has been working in the field of Social Work in various inpatient and outpatient settings. She is currently working as a Senior Clinical Team Leader at Access:Supports for Living where, among other duties, she mentors up and coming clinicians in the field of mental health. In addition, Toni is employed by Adelphi University as an External Field Liaison where she works with students earning their degrees in Social Work to develop the skills needed to work successfully in the field.


Mallory Maggiacomo

Mallory Maggiacomo grew up in Poughkeepsie, NY and is a double alum of Marist College. She currently serves as the Director of Graduate Admission for the Allied Health Programs at Marist. She resides in LaGrange with her husband and two children. Mallory has been a member of the Junior League of Poughkeepsie since 2017 and is currently serving on the Board as the Membership Council Chair.




Please pre-register for this event by October 10, 2020

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    The Junior League of Poughkeepsie is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women,
    and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.