The Center for Employment Equity at UMass Amherst celebrates its opening with a program introducing the UMass community to the potential for new research-driven interventions to promote employment equity and prevent employment discrimination.
The program includes comments by Jenny Yang, past Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Ellen Story, Former state representative from Hampshire County and co-sponsor of Massachusetts Equal Pay Legislation, and Victoria Budson, the Executive Director of the Women and Public Policy Program at Harvard University, and Enobong (Anna) Branch, Associate Chancellor for Equity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer. CEE staff will also make presentations on recent reports, our data portal, and potential grant development support.
Please join us for these presentations and a reception. This event is free and open to the public.
The Center for Empoloyment Equity is affiliated with the UMass Institute for Social Science Research, and receives financial support from the Vice Provost for Research and Engagement, the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, the School of Public Policy, Departments of Economics and Sociology, the Labor Center, and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.