Listen to Lead

Listen to Lead provides an opportunity for the community to meet and share reflections and reactions to selected podcast episodes that explore the nuances of gender and leadership. A theme will be chosen for each meeting, reflected in the podcast episodes selected. Episodes will be available through most major podcast platforms including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Stitcher. Past selections and discussion guides are listed below; check our calendar for future sessions.

All members of the Scripps College community are invited to participate in Listen to Lead discussions.


September, 2020

Leaders feel the strain like everyone else. How do we bounce back in the face of (seemingly) overwhelming obstacles? Join us as we listen to:


July, 2020

What is the role of allyship in social justice? What does it mean to be an ally and work with allies? View the discussion guide. We listened to:

“The Only Woman in the Room”

June, 2020

What is it like to be the only woman in the room? Or the first and only of your kind at a company or in a particular kind of job? View the discussion guide. We listened to: