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University of the Rockies to Host IAWP Conference
Event brings together women in law enforcement from around the world
University of the Rockies President Dr. Charlita Shelton is presented with an award from IAWP President Jane Townsley.

The International Association of Women Police (IAWP) will hold their Board meeting February 25-28, 2015 at University of the Rockies’ Denver Instructional Site.

The conference will be bring together people from around the globe, including Albania, Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, Chile, Ecuador, Indonesia, New Zealand, South Africa, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and the United States.

“Thanks to the generosity of University of the Rockies, we are able to have four days of meetings instead of the usual two,” said Jane Townsley, IAWP president. “We are dedicating two whole days to strategic planning with the theme of ‘Where odes IAWP want/need to be in the next 5 to 10 years?’ With the strategic planning and direction for the next board in mind, all candidates in the 2015 election have been invited to join us and we have also extended an open invitation to members to join us to be involved in planning for IAWP’s future. We are pleased to be holding this meeting in the USA where it all began in 1915.”

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