Program List

As space is limited in our programs, CEW requests registration for all programs. Some programs have an associated fee: credit cards are accepted during the online registration and check, money order, or cash are accepted at the CEW office prior to the program. CEW will continue to offer limited workshop scholarships for those who might not otherwise be able to attend. Please call the 734.764.6005 if you would like to discuss a workshop scholarship.

More information on attending CEW programs visit our General Registration Information page

Special Events
October 30, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Rackham East Conference Room (4th Floor), 915 E. Washington St., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1070

Come celebrate the Institute for Research on Women and Gender's 20th anniversary at their upcoming Feminist Research Institutes Founders & Directors Panel. This discussion panel will explore the history, experiences, and future challenges and goals of research centers dedicated to studies of women, gender and sexuality.

Panelists include:
Abigail Stewart, IRWG...

Finances
November 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Johnson Room, College of Engineering, 1221 Beal Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

The formula for a better investing strategy? You plus knowledge.

It doesn’t matter how old you are, where you are in your career or how much you make. Reaching retirement goals requires the same things: spend less, save more. It’s really that simple.

TIAA-CREF’s workshop leaders will help you figure out which investment vehicles are right for you:

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Finances
November 3, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Johnson Room, College of Engineering, 1221 Beal Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

It’s time to consider a little payback.

You’ve made a lot of sacrifices in order to put away enough money to retire. When it’s finally time, do you know how to get the money back? There are lots of considerations, rules and tax implications that make these decisions very important and more complex. Relax. We can help.

TIAA-CREF’s workshop leader...

Special Events
November 3, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
4701 Haven Hall, 505 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

“Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth” Screening and Discussion
Cosponsored by the Department of Afroamerican & African Studies, and the Center for the Education of Women
with Michael Awkward, former Director of CAAS, and Gayl A Jones Collegiate Professor of Afro-American Literature and Culture, Professor of English Language and Literature, and...

Work Life Balance
Repeats every 2 weeks until Tue Dec 02 2014 .
November 4, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
CEW, 330 E. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Presenter: Doreen Murasky, Senior Manager of Student Programs

For those anticipating retirement in the next 24 months, this six-session group on preparing for a satisfying retirement will combine exploration of relevant topics with creative expression and supportive discussion. The focus of this group will be on the transition of retirement and the challenges...

Special Events
November 4, 2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Rackham Graduate School, 4th Floor Amphitheatre, 915 E. Washington, Ann Arbor, MI

Join Michigan Business Women to hear from Michigan alum Dr. Betty Chu -- the Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Medical Affairs for Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital -- share stories about her rise to the C-suite framed through lessons learned from her mother.

Dr. Chu will discuss the benefits of being a woman in a male-dominated industry (only 19% of hospital CEOs are women...

Special Events
November 5, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Hill Auditorium, 825 N University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 5:30 pm (Doors open at 5:00 pm)
Hill Auditorium, 825 N. University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

The U-M Department of Afroamerican and African Studies (DAAS) and the Center for the Education of Women (CEW) will bring Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and activist, Alice Walker, to Hill Auditorium to deliver the 20th Annual Zora Neale...

Career Development
November 6, 2014 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
CEW, 330 E. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Presenter: Leslie McGraw, B.A., Multimedia Content Strategist & Owner of Les Go Social Media Marketing & Training
This workshop is the second in a three-part series which will teach you which social media sites and apps make the best sense to integrate into your professional development plan. Although a brief intro will be given to several...
Special Events
November 14, 2014 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Morris Lawrence Building - Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Join us for the MI ACE Women of Color Collaborative 2014 Luncheon and enjoy an afternoon hearing from a diverse and exciting panel of leaders.

Tickets are $60, and registration is required.  ...

Work Life Balance
November 18, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
CEW, 330 E. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Presenter: Doreen Murasky, Senior Manager of Student Programs

For those anticipating retirement in the next 24 months, this six-session group on preparing for a satisfying retirement will combine exploration of relevant topics with creative expression and supportive discussion. The focus of this group will be on the transition of retirement and the challenges...

Students/Research Fellows
November 19, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Assembly Hall, 4th floor, Rackham Building, 915 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Join faculty panelists as they share their personal experiences and offer suggestions and strategies for success in graduate school!  Lunch will be provided.
 
Co-sponsored with Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) and the Center for the Education of Women (CEW).
 
Pre-registration is required at:  ...
Career Development
November 19, 2014 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
CEW, 330 E. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Presenters:
Jacqueline Bowman, Ph.D., M.A., Senior Counselor and Program Specialist, CEW
Carrie Ross, LMSW MDiv, Senior Counselor and Program Specialist, CEW

This half day program will provide a comprehensive overview of the job search process. From how to launch a job search, preparing powerful resumes and cover letters, and bringing your best self to...

Career Development
November 20, 2014 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
CEW, 330 E. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Presenter: Leslie McGraw, B.A., Multimedia Content Strategist & Owner of Les Go Social Media Marketing & Training
This workshop is the last in a three-part series which will teach you which social media sites and apps make the best sense to integrate into your professional development plan. Although a brief intro will be given to several...
Finances
December 1, 2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
CEW, 330 E. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Presenter: Terrence G. Quinn, Esquire

This interactive workshop seeks to address common concerns related to life matters involving wills, trusts and powers of attorney. While discussing examples of real-life situations, participants will explore common misconceptions of estate planning and related matters.

This session will provide factual understandings...

Work Life Balance
December 2, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
CEW, 330 E. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Presenter: Doreen Murasky, Senior Manager of Student Programs

For those anticipating retirement in the next 24 months, this six-session group on preparing for a satisfying retirement will combine exploration of relevant topics with creative expression and supportive discussion. The focus of this group will be on the transition of retirement and the challenges...