Promoting Women's Professional and Personal Development

The Massachusetts Conference for Women - Registration Opens June 3!

Plan to attend the Massachusetts Conference for Women!

The 16th annual Massachusetts Conference for Women will take place on Thursday, December 10, 2020.   Registration opens on June 3!

Opening Night at the Conference will be held the evening before, December 9th, from 5:00 to 9:00 pm. (This is a separate, ticketed event.)

The Workplace Summit will also be held December 9th, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm. (This is a separate, ticketed event.)

Two Days • Three Events • Dec. 9 & 10, 2020 


Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02210

Ticket prices for 2020 have not yet been set. 

For reference, 2019 ticket prices were:

Opening Night: $40
Workplace Summit: $75
Conference: $199 each/ $1,990 for a table for 10 (Please note we did not offer tables of 12 for the 2019 Conference)

Wicked Tulips Flower Farm: U-Pick Event!

Wicked Tulips has the largest u-pick tulip field in New England- tulip lovers! Tiptoe through more than 800,000 tulips, experience the sights, sounds, and smells of spring on a historic farm and bring home a fresh hand picked bouquet of the most amazing tulips you have ever seen. Young, old, singles, families, friends, romantic dates, green thumbs or black thumbs, bring your camera a blanket and prepare to make some beautiful memories.

Location:  1 Arnold Place, Exeter, RI 02822

They expect to open Late April or Early May and close Mid or Late May.  Check site for bloom status!


The Western New England Spring Bridal Show - March 8th

The Western New England Spring Bridal Show kicks off on March 8th at the MassMutual Center! 
     Sunday, Mar 8, 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM
     MassMutual Center
     1277 Main St, Springfield, MA

The exhibition hall opens at 11am where you'll find the most amazing displays from the area's finest wedding professionals and businesses. Be prepared to gather information, register for prizes and appointments, have fun in photo booths, browse aisle after aisle of inspiring displays, plus enjoy food samples, and especially cake, all while planning your wedding!


For more information.


UMass Green Building Self-Guided Walking Tour

Summer is coming, and if you have family, friends or colleagues visiting the campus, please consider using our Green Building Self-Guided Walking Tour map, to showcase our wonderful green buildings and learn more about their sustainability strategies. 

The map application allows you to view facility summaries and access all of the building websites prior to visiting, or to turn your smart phone into a virtual guide.


Student Care Supply Closets

Do you have extra toiletries or household products?

UMass has Student Care Supply Closets that provide free toiletries and household items to students who are facing economic insecurity and/or an unexpected financial emergency. 

The Student Care Supply Closets inventory is sustained through donations from the campus and local community, as well as the Student Care Emergency Response Fund.

Contribute by donating new, full-size items to the Student Care Supply Closets. Donations can be delivered to the Dean of Students Office (227 Whitmore Administration Building) Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Contact us if your group would like to host a donation drive, or to learn more about our current needs.