The 2015 Annual Women’s Luncheon was a great success! Thank you to everyone who attended–we hope you enjoyed your time together. Special thanks to UMD Catering and Kirby Student Center for making the event tasty and comfortable!
Check out all the photos on our Facebook page!
Dr. Helen Mongan-Rallis delivered a poignant campus conversation, challenging us all to communicate with each other with respect, decency and kindness. Read the text of her speech here.
Locally Laid Egg Company‘s marketing chick, Lucie Amundsen, cracked us up with her story of how one little chicken farm is making a big difference to our region, our state and even our world.
Join us in congratulating the winners of the 2015 Linda Larson Woman of the Year Awards as well:
Dr. Jean Regal
2015 Linda Larson Faculty Woman of the Year
2015 Linda Larson Staff Woman of the Year
2015 Linda Larson Student Woman of the Year
We are pleased to announce that nominations are now open for the 2015 Linda Larson Woman of the Year awards!
These awards are presented to faculty, staff and students who exemplify contributions to the community of women on our campus. It’s easy to nominate: just fill out this form!
And don’t forget to…
We sponsoring the UMD Basketball double-header this coming Friday night, December 12th. Come, relax, and decorate your own ugly sweater cookie. We’re excited to cheer on the Women at 6pm and the Men at 8pm!
Welcome to the brand new UMD Commission for Women website! We decided that it was time for a fresh, new look for the Commission. As always, you’ll be able to find member information, meeting and event schedules, grant application information, resources for you to peruse, and how to support the Commission. We’re looking forward to the 2014-2015 academic year and welcoming several new faces to the Commission.