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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. 

Making waves: women academics valued and engaged in stem

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The Center for Women & Work is delighted to announce that the National Science Foundation has awarded a $3.5 million, five-year grant to UMass Lowell for ‘Making WAVES’ - an initiative to increase diversity and inclusion in STEM fields. The grant is an institutional transformation grant and the project will be led by the CWW.

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Upcoming Events

Start Smart: wage negotiation workshop for women students

  • When: Friday, March 2, 2018, 3-5 p.m.
  • Where: Pulichino Tong Business Center, Room 130
  • Facilitated by:
    • Monica Galizzi, Professor and Chair, Department of Economics; CWW Leadership Team
    • Beth Humberd, Assistant Professor, Department of Management; CWW Associate

A hands-on workshop about how to benchmark the current salary for the job you want after graduation, and how to negotiate that salary. Learn more about Start Smart.

The workshop is free.

Please register by Tuesday, February 27 as space is limited.

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