Past Events

International Women's Day Luncheon

March 11, 2013
Annual Luncheon for Women Faculty in celebration of International Women's Day.

First Friday Lunches

The Women's Leadership Council held monthly First Friday lunches at the Quadrangle Club for Assistant Professors from across the University. Each lunch is hosted by two senior women faculty members for the 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 academic years. These small-group gatherings are a chance to meet colleagues and discuss career matters of common concern.

Sherry Hour and Tea for New Women Faculty

October 10, 2012

Lunch for Women Faculty at the University

January 24th, 2012
The first opportunity to review and discuss the forthcoming report “Report on the Status of Academic Womenat the University of Chicago”

Ask For It: Women and the Power of Negotiation

April 15, 2011
A presentation by Sara Laschever, co-author of Women Don's Ask and Ask for It

Lunch and Conversation for Women Associate and Full Professors

April 5, 2011
Brainstorming session on practice, programs, and policies that can help women thrive at the University

Lunch and Conversation for Women Associate and Full Professors

November 2, 2011
A conversation about experiences as women academics and a discussion on ways to enhance the recruitment and retention of women at the University.

Lunch and Conversation for Women Assistant Professors

May 11, 2010
A conversation about experiences as women academics at the University with the aim of identifying policy and practice changes that will help careers flourish.