Mark your calendars to participate in the 19th Annual USM Women’s Forum Conference. This year’s conference, Beyond Sisterhood – Enlightened Women of the 21st Century, will be held at the University of Maryland, University College in Adelphi, Maryland, on Friday, October 22. The event features lunchtime mentoring sessions, designated tracks for staff and faculty, a special after-hours on-site networking event and much more. Register by October 1, for the discounted rate of $65 (price increases to $75 after October 1). Book lodging (on-site through Marriott) by September 17, to reserve the special USMWF discounted rate of $109/night. Visit the USMWF online at http://www.usmwf.usmd.edu/events.html for additional conference information, including registration forms and lodging reservation instructions.