Online Registration Open for WCTF 34th Annual Career Conference on March 4, 2016 (Deadline: Friday, Feb 26th)

December 23, 2015

The Women of Color Task Force (WCTF) will host its 34th annual career conference on Friday, March 4, 2016 from 8am-4pm. Attendees may select from 24 workshop sessions designed to support their professional and personal development….


CEW accepting nominations for the 2016 Carol Hollenshead Award for Excellence in Promoting Equity and Social Change

December 17, 2015

CEW is accepting nominations for the Carol Hollenshead Award for Excellence in Promoting Equity and Social Change (CHA). This award was created in recognition of the accomplishments and institutional change realized through the…


Irma M. Wyman

November 18, 2015

CEW is sad to share the news that Irma Wyman, (BSEM ENG ’49), computer-industry pioneer, champion of women in STEM fields, and great friend of CEW and U-M, died this week…


Debotri Dhar, CEW’s Jean Campbell Visiting Scholar, Explores (Re) Writing Women and the Politics of Religion in India

October 28, 2015

Debotri Dhar, the 2015-16 CEW Jean Campbell Visiting Scholar, will be speaking at the Institute for the Humanities on November 17th at 12:30 pm. Debotri’s research interests lie in feminist theory; gender in…


Congratulations to the 2015-2016 CEW Scholars

October 8, 2015

CEW has granted over $350,000 in scholarships and fellowships to 53 nontraditional students at a luncheon ceremony on October 4th, as part of its annual Scholarship Program. Congratulations to our Scholars!…


U-M Alumna Aimee Cox Returns to Discuss Her New Book “Shapeshifters: Black Girls and the Choreography of Citizenship”

September 30, 2015

Join us for a book talk and signing with U-M alumna, Aimee Meredith Cox, PhD on Thursday, November 5 from 5:00-6:30pm at the new Munger Graduate Residences, 8th Floor, Rm 8110, 540 Thompson, Ann…


Pre-Reception and Concert featuring Sphinx Virtuosi with the Catalyst Quartet and Gabriela Lena Frank

September 16, 2015

Please join CEW on Sunday, September 27 at a pre-concert reception for the upcoming Sphinx Virtuosi performance hosted by UMS at Rackham Auditorium in Ann Arbor. This pre-concert meet and greet reception will…


Register now for the 2016 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders

September 15, 2015

Hundreds of campus leaders from across the country redefined leadership last May at the 2015 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Make 2016 the year your students join the next generation…


CEW Fall Program Registration Now Open

August 21, 2015

Check out CEW’s fall program line-up and register now! From changing careers to preparing for retirement…see how CEW can help you.


First Annual CEW Scholar Community (CEWSC) Summer Soirée a Success

July 31, 2015

Thanks to all the CEW Scholarship recipients and friends who attended Tuesday night’s first annual CEW Scholar Community (CEWSC) Summer Soirée. The dozens of current and former CEW Scholars in attendance…


CEW Summer Newsletter

June 26, 2015

Please enjoy this latest issue of the CEW News: read an update on the CEW Victors for Michigan Campaign, read what we are learning about today’s U-M nontraditional students, and meet the CEW…


2015-16 Advanced Leadership Program Application Now Available

June 15, 2015

The Center for the Education of Women (CEW) is now accepting nominations for participants in its 2015-2016 Advanced Leadership Program (ALP). Completed applications must be received by 5:00 pm on Tuesday,…


The Constance M. Kinnear Counseling Internship Program

May 6, 2015

The Center for the Education of Women (CEW) has named its graduate-level Counseling Internship Program The Constance M. Kinnear Counseling Internship Program to recognize the foundational support of CEW’s longtime friend…


Are You a Nontraditional Student at U-M? Sign Up for a CEW Focus Group

April 6, 2015

Do you consider yourself to be a nontraditional student at the University of Michigan? What experiences or social identities make you “nontraditional?” We would love for you to tell us about…


National Public Radio Journalist Michel Martin to speak April 1, 2015 at U-M

March 24, 2015

Michel Martin, journalist and NPR correspondent, will deliver the 2015 U-M Center for the Education of Women Mullin Welch Lecture on April 1, 2015 at the Kahn Auditorium, Biomedical Science Research…


Dr. Tiya Miles Book Launch Event on March 24

March 17, 2015

Please join us for a book launch event for Dr. Tiya Miles, a scholar, and educator, who will discuss and read from her new book, The Cherokee Rose. The event will be…


Gregerman and Goldman Honored for Equity Efforts with CEW’s Hollenshead Award

March 11, 2015

The 2015 recipients of the U-M Center for the Education of Women’s Carol Hollenshead Award for Excellence in Promoting Equity and Social Change are Sandra Gregerman, Director of the Undergraduate Research Opportunity…


CEW & TIAA-CREF Partner Offers Career Development and Financial Education Workshops at U-M in 2015

March 4, 2015

For decades, CEW has made innovative, accessible and effective employee development a hallmark of its programs and services. CEW will partner with TIAA-CREF in 2015 to provide programming designed to support…


Join us for the $tart $mart Negotiation Workshop on Friday, March 13!

February 20, 2015

Would you like to… * learn what the gender wage gap means to you?  (watch the short video above) * find out what your salary & benefits should be? * practice…


Goodison Receives WOCAP Verrett Award in a Music and Poetry Filled Event

February 12, 2015

Snow fell lightly in the early evening outside of Stamps Auditorium as people gathered for the 2015 Women of Color in the Academy Project Shirley Verrett Award Ceremony honoring this year’s…


Photos from the U-M Women of Color Task Force (WCTF) 33rd Annual Career Conference

January 26, 2015

Conference Theme – Tools for the Journey: Self-Awareness, Confidence & Respect       The Women of Color Task Force (WCTF) hosted its 33rd annual career conference on Friday, March 6,…


Join Us for the Shirley Verrett Award Ceremony, February 11, 2015

January 8, 2015

The Women of Color in the Academy Project is proud to announce that the 4th Annual Shirley Verrett Award will be presented to Lorna Goodison on February 11, 2015 from 5:30…