Women clapping while seated

Below is a list of CWW's event archives. Click the link to see details from a previous event.

Past Events


June 21, 2016

The Power and Potential of Women

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is pleased to be hosting this exciting gathering of women leaders to discuss the challenges and paths forward to empower women in today's workplace. With an inspiring lineup of speakers and 4 tracks to choose from, we invite you to build your own learning experience. Learn more.

Pulled in Multiple Directions? Voices of Working Women (Free) Luncheon

Sponsored by Labor Education Program and Center for Women & Work and co-sponsored by the Labor Studies Program
We will discuss workplace policies that can help us from getting pulled apart from work/life demands.
This will be an opportunity to meet fellow Graduate Students, Maintenance/Trades, Campus Police, Clerical/Technical, Professional, Researchers and Faculty women, enjoy a lunch together and talk about what we have in common as working women at UMass Lowell.

Thursday, April 16

Noon to 1 p.m. (Free Lunch with RSVP by April 10 to Susan_Damore@uml.edu)
University Crossing, Moloney Ballroom, 2nd Floor
Employees who are interested in attending in this event are encouraged by Human Resources to work with their manager/supervisor to coordinate flexibility with work and lunch break schedules so they have sufficient to travel to University Crossing to participate in the full event.
VOWW is a project co-sponsored by the Labor Education Program and the Center for Women & Work (CWW), who have worked over the past seven years to address the concerns of women working in ALL jobs across UMass Lowell. Our goals are:

  • To share workplace experiences with others at UMass Lowell
  • To identify issues that all working women at UMass Lowell share
  • To create an understanding of the unique issues facing women in different types of jobs
  • To create a community of women involved in solving collectively defined issues/problems