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.

“The Private Lives of Black Widow Spiders”

 Dr. Maydianne Andrade, Professor and Canada Research Chair from the University of Toronto
Maydianne Andrade, Professor and Canada Research Chair from the University of Toronto, spoke to the university and community on April 5, 2016 regarding her research into how reciprocal effects of ecological and social factors influence behavioural tactics, life history decisions, physiological performance, and sexual selection. Her appearance was part of the 50/50 Lecture Series. Learn more. Watch video of her speech.

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