"My Sister's Keeper" was created to promote networking and professional development opportunities among diverse graduate and faculty women, and to enhance scholarship, positive thinking and social and academic adjustment within the Virginia Tech Community. Through a series of discussions and informal social gatherings My Sister's Keeper intends to recognize, celebrate and develop a support network for diverse women.

Upcoming Events:


Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Dates Coming Soon!


5th Annual Women of Color in the Academy Conference Honoring the Legacy of Zenobia Lawrence Hikes

April 2-3, 2017 

Virginia Tech Inn, Blacksburg, VA