Center for Women & Work


Each year, the CWW sponsors and co-sponsors a number of events on campus and in the community. We also regularly collaborate on events with other groups including the UMass Lowell Labor Extension Program, Lowell Women’s Week and the UMass Lowell Gender Studies Program. For information about past events, please see our Event Archives page.

CWW has a space available for small events, meetings, and working lunches that help promote the mission of the organization. To check availability, please call the center at 978-934-4380.

Upcoming Events:

Center for Women & Work Associate Book Launch: April 8, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at O'Leary Library Mezzanine Reading Room

The UMass Lowell Center for Women & Work celebrates the recently published work of our associates. Their research encompasses topics as diverse as care work, sexting, anger and media freedom. 

Please join us for a reception honoring their research with complementary refreshments, mingling, and book signing. The featured authors are: Mignon Duffy, Associate Director of CWW, co-editor of "Caring on the Clock," which includes chapters written by CWW Director Meg A. Bond, and Associates Robin Toof, Michelle Haynes, and Laura Punnett; Judy Davidson, author of "Sexting: Gender and Teens;" Sue J. Kim, author of "On Anger: Race, Cognition, Narrative;" and Jenifer Whitten-Woodring, author of "Historical Guide to World Media Freedom." 

Co-sponsored by the Departments of English,  Political Science, Sociology and Psychology; Graduate School of Education; Center for Asian American Studies; and College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Note on room location: Enter O'Leary Library and take the stairs that are to the left of Starbucks to the Mezzanine (elevator is also available).

Parking: Metered parking is available at the Wilder Metered Lot, located at the intersection of Wilder St. and Bachelder St. (the entrance to the lot is located on Bachelder St.).  Non-metered parking will be available at 3:15pm when the gates go up at the Wilder Street Staff/Faculty Parking lot.