SouthWest UU Women

SWUUW Conferences - Our Story 1987-2014

SWUUW has a long herstory of gathering UU women in our District to experience the power in our being together and telling our stories. Here is a list of the annual Conferences we have presented:

 

2015 - San Marcos, TX

Our Sacred Springs

Rev. Dr. Rebecca Parker

 

2014 - Tulsa OK
The Power of Story

Kelli McLoud-Schingen

 

2013 - Corpus Christi, TX
Making Waves on a Sea of Change
Kimberly Dark

 

2012 - Clear Lake City, TX
Exploring the UUniverse of Women’s Spirituality
Rev. Meg Barnhouse

 

2011 - Dallas, TX
Generation Nexxt
Rev. Tamara Lebak (keynote speech read in absentia)

 

2010 - Dallas, TX
In the Name of Love
Gini Courter

 

2009 - Houston, TX
First International Convocation of UU Women
Weaving Global Partnerships to Enrich Women’s Lives
Many Theme Speakers

 

2008 - Little Rock, AR
Riversong: Flowing with the Creative Spirit
Carolyn McDade

 

2007 - Mo Ranch, TX
She’s Got the Whole World in Her Hands: Women Spirit in Action
Rev. Dr. Dorothy May Emerson

 

2006 - Fort Worth, TX
Discovering What We Know
Rosemary Matson

 

2005 - Houston, TX
She Changes Everything She Touches and Everything She Touches Changes
Margot Adler 

 

2004 - Oklahoma City, OK
Praising Tara: Empowering Ourselves
Tara Dhatu by Prema and Anahata

 

2003 - Austin, TX
Becoming Wonder Women; Weaving Wonder in our Lives
Nancy Franklin

 

2002 - Fort Worth, TX
Gather the Spirit, Weaving Our Lives
Cristina Biaggi

 

2001 - Little Rock, AR
Women in Their Natural State
Central HS 1957: UUWomen Saved the Day

2000 - Dallas, TX
In Our Wildest Dreams
Kathleen Sullivan

 

1999 - San Antonio, TX
Mira! Women with Wings
Sarah Weddington

 

1998 - Oklahoma City, OK
The Art of the Heart
Victoria Stone

 

1997 - Houston, TX
Cycles and Rhythms: Winter as Mother of the Night
Luisah Teish 

 

1996 - Memphis, TN
Dancing the Circles of Life
Mary Lou Awiakta

 

1995 - Austin, TX
She Changes Everything She Touches
Betty Sue Flowers

 

1994 - Shreveport, LA
CommUUnities of Womyn: Celebrating Our Pathways to Wholeness
No Theme Speaker

 

1993 - Oklahoma City, OK
The Rhythms of Life, Heroine's Journeys
No theme speaker

 

1992 - Dallas, TX
Coming Home: Reunion of Body and Spirit
Dr. Cynthia Grant Tucker

 

1991 - Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reclaiming our Power as Women
Rev. Rebecca Parker

 

1990 - Houston, TX
Celebration of Sisterhood
Merlin Stone

 

1989 - San Antonio, TX

Woman Spinning: Sparkling, Swirling, Spiraling
Rev. Greta Crosby

 

1988 - Dallas, TX
Sacred Times Sacred Places
Rev. Carolyn Owen-Towle

 

1987 - Midland, TX
UUWomen: Past, Present, and Future
Rev. Donna DiSciullo & Priscilla Baird Hinckley

 

 

You can also read the details of some of our recent conferences in Past Conferences.