Upcoming Events and Activities
The UWHEN University of Utah Chapter is proud to present a variety of events and activities focused on advancing careers, community, and leadership for women at the U. As the Utah affiliate to the American Council on Education Women's Network, the Utah Women in Higher Education Network works toward advancing women's leadership on higher education campuses. UWHEN University of Utah Chapter events are open to all U staff and faculty who support this mission.
Women of the U Social
Women of the U Mixers
Date: Thursday, October 26th, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (MT)
Location: Marriott Park Hotel’s Wakara Bar
Join the Utah Women in Higher Education Network, University of Utah Chapter for this in-person social! Our in-person mixers offer an informal space to interact and develop relationships with colleagues campus wide. Join us to connect in-person on the 4th Thursday each month at the Wakara Bar located at the Marriott University Park Hotel. Look for our UWHEN table sign!
UWHEN - University of Utah Book Club
Book: The Sum of Us by Heather McGhee
Date: Thursday, November 2
Time: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm (MT)
Location: Room 1140, J. Willard Marriott Library - (near the first floor elevator bank)
Please use the attached calendar invite to add our next Book Club discussion to your Outlook calendar, and sign up in advance so we can plan accordingly: https://forms.microsoft.com/r/yex0C6r2qc
Join us virtually for a Community Café. Join when you can, leave when you must! Bring questions and insights to share, or just join us to connect with staff and faculty from across the U. No RSVP necessary.
UPEEPS (Currently Suspended)
Professional and Personal Development
At least once per semester, our UWHEN chapter presents a part-day session on some aspect of advancing women in their careers. These have been single events or joint events with multiple breakout session options. We attempt to have events at different times of day to accommodate schedules.
UWHEN Book Club:
"New to the U" Virtual Mixer
Thursday, October 6, 2022
Intersections of Disability and Gender in the Workplace
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
April Community Café: Childcare and Families
Thursday, April 21, 2022
March Community Café: Health and Women at Work
Thursday, March 17, 2022
February Community Café: Time and Culture Interactive Workshop
Thursday, February 17, 2022
Spring Professional Development Event: Impact of the Pandemic on Women’s Careers and Wellness
Friday, January 14, 2022
Fall Networking Event: New to the U
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
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This year, our events will focus on wellness and connection. Join our listserv to get event notifications!
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