University Women's Network

Promoting Women's Professional and Personal Development

Events

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley room 10th Floor

    Please join us for food and fun with your fellow university women!   To show our appreciation, this annual Chef Demonstration luncheon is at no cost to members.  Not a member?  You are invited as well!  By registering as a FY20 member at this...

  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room 10th Floor

    The University Women's Network will be holding a members luncheon to plan for FY20. More information will follow soon.

  • Thursday, April 11, 2019 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley room, 10th Floor

    The University Women's Network (UWN) is hosting a presentation by Allison Matthews, the Massachusetts Chapter Manager of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.  Allison will also be joined by a mother/daughter team who will share their survivor/...

  • Thursday, March 14, 2019 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley room, 10th Floor

    The University Women's Network (UWN) is hosting a presentation by Officer Brian Kellogg of the UMass Police Department on "Self Defense 101". He will discuss the law as it pertains to self-defense, along with risk awareness, risk recognition, risk...

  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Noon - 1:00pm - W.E.B. Du Bois Library, Room 1920

    The University Women's Network (UWN) is very happy to host Melissa Baker, Ph.D., an Assistant Professor in the Department of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Isenberg School of Management.  Melissa received her B.S. from Cornell University...

  • Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Noon - 1:00pm - Draper Hall, Room 102

    This meeting is open to all UWN members. The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for the February and upcoming events. Please bring your lunch and come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room 10th Floor

    The University Women's Network (UWN) is happy to present Pam Victor of Happier Valley Comedy for a fun and interactive experience!  https://www.happiervalley.com/pam-victor.html For this ...

  • Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Noon - 1:00pm - Draper Hall, Room 122

    This meeting is open to all UWN members. The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for the January and other upcoming events. Please bring your lunch and come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Thursday, December 6, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room 10th Floor

    Mark your calendar for the annual University Women's Network (UWN) Holiday Luncheon!  A time to dine, play, and visit with your fellow university women. (This luncheon is free to paid members.) There will also be the annual UWN teacup auction with a...

  • Monday, November 26, 2018 Noon - 1:00pm - Draper Hall, Room 102

    This meeting is open to all UWN members. The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for the December Holiday event and Auction. Please bring your lunch and come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Room 163C

    Nancy Hunter Denney is a nationally recognized keynote speaker, author, and educator.  She will be presenting her program: "Believe Me, It's YOU:  Dealing with Difficult People"  In addition to appearances on over 900 college campuses and at...

  • Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Noon - 1:00pm - Draper Hall, Room 102

    This meeting is open to all UWN members. The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for the November and other upcoming events.  Please bring your lunch and come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room 10th Floor

    Bloating, mood swings, messiness, and all the joys of being a woman!  This is a chance to listen, share, and laugh about our own personal journeys from young bud, to pimply flower, to potpourri. Mark your calendar! See flyer for more information.

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Noon - 1:00pm - Draper Hall, Room 122

    This meeting is open to all UWN members. The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for the October and other upcoming events. Please bring your lunch and come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Wednesday, September 19, 2018 4:30pm - 6:30pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room and Foyer, 10th Floor

    The University Women's Network (UWN) Membership Kickoff is almost here! It’s that time of year when UWN wishes to invite all UMass-Amherst women employees to join our organization.  Please invite your friends and co-workers to come and enjoy the UWN...

  • Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, Rm 102

    This meeting is open to all UWN members. The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for upcoming events. Please bring your lunch and come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Thursday, August 16, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley room 10th Floor

    This is a members-only luncheon to update, plan and review for the FY19 UWN events.    There is no cost for member participants. We will update you on our UWN financial status, review the results of the FY18 survey, and get ideas for activities and...

  • Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Noon - 1pm - John W. Olver Design Building

    Ludmilla Pavlova Gillham, a Senior Campus Planner at Facilities & Campus Services, will give UWN members and their guests a private tour of the new John W. Olver Design Building.   This 87,000-square-foot building, which opened in April 2017, is...

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room, 10th Floor

    Please join us for food and fun with your fellow university women!   To show our appreciation, this annual Chef Demonstration luncheon is at no cost to members.  Not a member?  You are invited as well!  By registering as a FY19 member at this...

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room, 10th Floor

    Have you ever had an idea for a new product, but had no idea how to bring it to fruition?  Here's your chance to learn how! UWN is pleased to be hosting Robert (Bob) MacWright, director of the Technology Transfer Office at the University of...

  • Friday, May 4, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, Rm 102

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Noon - 1:00pm - John W. Olver Design Building, Room 170

    Sadly, this event has been canceled due to an unexpected scheduling conflict. Ludmilla Pavlova Gillham, a Senior Campus Planner at Facilities & Campus Services, will give UWN members and their guests a private tour of the new John W. Olver...

  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018 7pm - 8:30pm - Platform Sports Bar, Northampton, MA

    Are you ready for a fun night out?  The University Women’s Network (UWN) will help to arrange this! Groupon is offering a big discount for a Paint Nite at Smith’s Ferry (Platform Bar) in the Union Station building - 125A Pleasant Street -...

  • Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall , Room 102

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Thursday, March 15, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room, 10th Floor

    UWN is pleased to host a presentation on Medicinal & Aromatic Plants by Dr. Lyle Craker, a professor at the Stockbridge School of Agriculture.  Dr. Craker is also executive editor of the Journal of Medicinally Active Plants and editor of The...

  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, room 122

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Noon - 1pm - University Museum of Contemporary Art

    Please join the University Women's Network (UWN) for an educational and entertaining event featuring lunch and  a museum tour! Charles Derby, a UMass alumnus who has been collecting African art since the 1970s, has generously agreed to give the UWN...

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 Noon - 1pm - 303 Goodell Bldg.

    The UWN Steering Committee will meet with our website designer to discuss possible updates and changes to the UWN website.  

  • Thursday, January 18, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center - Room 904-08

    For some people… the failed resolutions, long hours of darkness, and cold weather can make January feel like the gloomiest month of the year.  For others, this month is filled with days of cleaning, organizing, reflection, and anticipation of new...

  • Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall Room 122

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, and to finalize plans for upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Tuesday, December 5, 2017 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center - Marriott Meals 11th Floor

    It's nearly time for the UWN Holiday Luncheon and Teacup Auction! This is a free-to-members event. Do you want to attend, but are not a paid member?  Please click on the UWN Membership Form link, on the right under Become a Member, to learn how to...

  • Thursday, November 16, 2017 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room on 10th Floor

    Robert Cox, author of New England Pie: History Under a Crust, will be our guest speaker this month.  What better time to think pie! Come join us for an...

  • Monday, November 6, 2017 Noon -1 pm - Draper Hall, Rm 122

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, to finalize plans for upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Thursday, October 19, 2017 Noon - 1:00pm - Student Union Building, Cape Cod Lounge

    UWN is hosting its first speaker luncheon of the year with Kathryn Sisson, a manager in the Commercial Services Department of Melanson Heath in Greenfield.   October is a great month for your tax filing preparation. And, getting an early start may...

  • Thursday, September 14, 2017 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center - The Atrium in the Blue Wall

    The University Women's Network (UWN) Membership Kickoff is almost here! It’s that time of year when UWN wishes to invite new University woman to join our organization!  Please invite your friends and co-workers to come and enjoy the UWN experience...

  • Wednesday, August 30, 2017 Noon - 1pm - UClub

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, review the FY18 event calendar, and finalize plans for the September Kickoff Social.  This meeting is open to current Committee members and new volunteers.

  • Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center - Hadley room, 10th Floor

    The annual UWN June Social and Chef Demonstration is Wednesday, June 21st, from Noon – 1pm. Please join us for food and fun with your fellow university women!   To show our appreciation, this annual luncheon is at no cost to members.  To reserve...

  • Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, Rm 112

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget, create the FY18 event calendar, and finalize plans for the June Social .  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Wednesday, May 17, 2017 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center - Hadley room - 10th Floor

    UWN is presenting its very own version of the popular group painting lessons! Each participant will be provided with a canvas, brush and paints. This event will begin with the instructor guiding the group through the painting process for the first...

  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, rm 112

    Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, room 112 The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget and finalize plans for May Volunteer Fair event.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center - Hadley room - 10th Floor

    UWN will continue the speaker luncheon series with an expert staff member from the Hadley Garden Center, a 2016 winner of the Valley Advocate’s Best of the Valley Reader’s Poll "Best Garden Center/Nursery". The focus will be on the basics of growing...

  • Thursday, March 9, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, room 112

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget and finalize plans for April event.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center - Hadley Room - 10th Floor

    Detective Lisa Billiel is a police officer with the UMass Police Department (UMPD). She has agreed to come speak to us about how to improve our personal safety on this campus. Please join us for this informative and important presentation, while...

  • Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, Rm 122

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget and plan upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Noon - 1pm - University Museum of Contemporary Art - Fine Arts Center

    Eva Fierst, the Curator of Education at the University Museum of Contemporary Art and a UWN member, has graciously volunteered to host a tour of the museum's Spring exhibition, Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker's Tales of Slavery and Power.  For...

  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center, 10th Floor, Hadley Room

    Please join us next week for the UWN “Tea with Friends” luncheon on Wednesday, January 11th. This is a “Bring a Friend” two-for-one event! To learn more, see the attached flyer. Please RSVP with Nathalie McCormick, UWN Membership Coordinator, at...

  • Thursday, January 5, 2017 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, Room 122

    The UWN Steering Committee will convene to review the budget and plan upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Thursday, December 8, 2016 Noon - 1pm - Marriott Meals - 11th Floor

    Please join us for our annual UWN Holiday Luncheon and enjoy the company of your fellow UWN members.  This luncheon is free to members only. Do you want to attend, but are not a paid member?  Please click on the UWN Membership Form link, on the...

  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall

    Please join us for the Steering Committee meeting.  We will be completing plans for the 12/8 UWN Holiday luncheon.  All members welcome!

  • Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Noon - 1pm - Campus Center , 10th floor, Hadley room

    University Women's Network (UWN) will begin its FY17 Speaker Luncheon series with Amanda Brown, the director of the UMass Student Farm, on Wednesday, November 9th, with an additional exciting opportunity...a 1/2 off lunch discount! How does it work...

  • Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Noon - 1:00pm - Draper Hall, Room 122

    Please note date change! Join your fellow UWN members for an ice cream social, as thanks for being part of the UWN organization.  We have exciting events coming your way this year! If you have already paid your 2016-2017 membership dues, all you...

  • Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center, Hadley Room 10th Floor

    Please join us for the UWN June Social Luncheon and enjoy the company of your fellow UWN members.  This annual luncheon is at no cost, to say thank you for your membership.   Thank you! See the attached flyer for more information. Not a member?  You...

  • Thursday, June 2, 2016 Noon - 1:00pm - Campus Center, Blue Wall

    The Steering Committee will convene to review the budget and plan upcoming events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.  Please come share your thoughts and ideas!

  • Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall

    Please join us for the Steering Committee meeting.  All members welcome!

  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, Room 102

    UWN continues our luncheon series with Mandy Bayer, an Extension Assistant Professor in Stockbridge School of Agriculture.  “Patios, porches, and small yards can provide great opportunities for adding color and interest to the landscape.  We will...

  • Wednesday, March 9, 2016 Noon - 1:00pm - Commonwealth Honors College - Event Hall West (next to Roots Cafe)

    Walker Saville, the founder and CEO of Financial Intelligence  financial consulting, will be the guest speaker at the UWN March luncheon.  During her 28 years at Prentiss Smith and Company, Ms. Saville was struck by the lack of basic information...

  • Tuesday, January 12, 2016 Noon - 1pm - Commonwealth Honors College, 3rd Floor, Conf. room 305

    UWN hosts a "Networking Over Tea" event.  The day may be cold, but we will offer warm tea and a chance to network with one another. Please join us at this brown bag luncheon for an informal meet-'n-greet.  Friends of UWN and non-members are welcome...

  • Wednesday, December 9, 2015 Noon - 1pm - Marriott Meals Restaurant - Campus Center room 1101

    Please join us for our UWN Holiday Luncheon and enjoy the company of your fellow UWN members.  This luncheon is free to members only. Do you want to attend, but are not a paid member?  Please click on the UWN Membership Form  link, on the right...

  • Friday, November 20, 2015 Noon - 1pm - Draper Hall, room 102

    The Steering Committee will convene to plan upcoming networking events.  This meeting is open to all UWN members.

  • Thursday, November 12, 2015 12pm - 1pm - Fine Arts Center UMass Amherst

    UWN continues our fall programming with a Private Tour of the Chuck Close exhibit at the Fine Arts Center, guided by...

  • Wednesday, October 28, 2015 12pm - 1pm - Draper

    Hope to see everyone on 10/28/15 for our committee meeting.  

  • Wednesday, October 21, 2015 12PM - 1PM - Draper Hall (room to be determined)

    Contact UWN member Terri Wolejko of UMass Amherst, Dvora Eisenstein of the...

  • Thursday, September 24, 2015 12:00PM-1:00PM - The Events Hall, West in the Commonwealth Honors College Building (same floor as Roots Café)

    This is a complimentary - free - reception for both returning and new members.   Please join us to hear about our plans for the upcoming year, ways to become involved, and connect with friends.  This luncheon is beautifully catered by Roots Cafe. ...

  • Monday, September 14, 2015 12:00PM-1:00PM - Draper Hall, Room 122

    The Steering Committee will convene to discuss First Welcome Back Event for 2015/2016. This is an open meeting and all members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Simply contact Glenda.

  • Tuesday, August 25, 2015 12:00PM-1:00PM - Draper Hall, Room 122

    The Steering Committee will convene to discuss planning for 2015/2016.  This is an open meeting and all members are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Simply contact Carey.  Your agenda item(s) will be added and an agenda will be sent to you in...

  • Monday, August 17, 2015 11:00AM-12:00PM - Draper Hall, Room 122

    This is the final phase of training before the launch date of the new UWN website!

  • Friday, August 7, 2015 11:00AM - Draper Room 102

    Please bring pictures for the site if you have them.

  • Monday, August 3, 2015 12:00 - 12:30 PM - Draper (EHS) Room 102

    Joanne to train Carey, Glenda and Jennifer and other members how to edit the new website.

  • Wednesday, December 3, 2014 12PM - Campus Center

    The University Women’s Network (UWN) members Holiday Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 3 in the Hadley Room, 1001 Campus Center from noon to 1 p.m. The event is a free celebration to thank members for their participation in the group....

  • Thursday, October 23, 2014 12:00 PM - Campus Center 101

    Guest Speaker Luncheon featuring a Master Gardener (TBA) from the Western Mass Master Gardeners Association The speaker will be sharing ideas and hints on how to prepare your home gardens for the upcoming winter months. Techniques and helpful ideas...

  • Monday, August 18, 2014 12PM - 1PM - Hadley Room, Campus Center 1001

    This is the “Bring a Guest” campaign as well as offering interaction and networking among UWN members.

  • Saturday, December 1, 2012 to Monday, December 31, 2012 n/a - n/a

    UWN Sponsors Toasty Kids: Keeping Children and Their Families Warm This Winter.  Donations accepted through December 2012 for Charity: Victims of Hurricane Sandy.