Women's Connection

Aquinas College Women’s Connection is an inclusive community connecting women to support their life journeys by creating welcoming experiences for educational, spiritual, and social connections. We host a number of events each year as an outlet for these experiences to happen! Any local women, student women and friends of the college are encouraged to participate in our events, these opportunities are not exclusive to Aquinas alum.

Event Calendar

Faith 20/20: An Evening of Reflection and Inspiration

Finding Clarity and Vision in your Spiritual Journey

On Tuesday, February 25, Aquinas College Women’s Connection invites you to begin the Lenten season by exploring the different aspects and directions of your personal spiritual journey. The evening will feature speakers discussing the Upward (prayer), Inward (self-reflection), and Outward (service and community) directions of spirituality.


  • Upward (Prayer) Session with S. Mary Ann Barrett, O.P., Alumni Engagement Officer at Aquinas College.
  • Inward (Self-Reflection) Session with Terry Marshall, Asst. Director of Campus Ministry at Aquinas College.
  • Outward (Service and Community) Session with Julie Dankovich, Executive Director of Designed Future

Enjoy TWO sessions based on your interest. Space is limited for each speaker at each session, so register quickly to obtain your preferred choices.

This event includes:

  • Two conversational presentations with selected speakers
  • Beverage station and assorted hor d’oeuvres

Tuesday February 25, 2020
Time 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Browne Center, Aquinas College
NE corner of Robinson Rd and Woodward Ln
Parking is free.
Event Price: $20

Aquinas College Women’s Connection 2018 - 2019 Committee Members

Rachel Bartels
Stephanie Davidson
Kelly Doyle
Lynda Durell
Jennifer Feuerstein
Noelle Frost
Barbara Garza
Alexis Hartman

Allyson Huttenga
Sheila Knopke
Suzanne Makarewicz
Nathalie Meyer, OP
Mary Olivarez
Jane Payne
Terry Quinn
Jill Straub


2018 - 2019 AQWC Supporters

Thank you to our various supporters and sponsors for furthering the growth of AQWC. These women and businesses have supported us, so please support them!