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Center for Women & Work

The UMass Lowell Center for Women and Work (CWW) is a vibrant community of scholars who are dedicated to the Center’s mission to advance knowledge about the relationship between gender and work through research, enhance understanding of this relationship through education and training, and challenge inequalities, particularly through institutional change. 

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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Start Smart: wage negotiation workshop for women students*

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

The workshop is free.

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

Hosted by: UMass Lowell’s Center for Women & Work; Career Services & Cooperative Education Center; and American Association of University Women

*Any student who identifies as a woman.