Our organization only survives when people get involved and we get new people to join the board. So if you haven’t held a UCW board position before, this is your opportunity to step up and lead! Or if you know someone who would add value to the UCW board, please submit their name for a … Continue reading Make a difference and sign up to be on the UCW 2020 – 2021 Board!
On Thursday April 14th UCW held it's annual Spring Luncheon event over Zoom to hear from guest speaker Dr. Michele Goodwin. Dr. Goodwin shared an informative and interesting presentation, and members in attendance had really thought provoking questions. As an authority on civil liberties, civil rights, and cultural politics, Dr. Goodwin’s talk was about the … Continue reading Compelling conversation during UCW’s Spring Annual Luncheon
Our 2020 - 2021 UCW Board gave info on their board positions and duties. On March 29th the UCW 2020 - 2021 board held this event to let anyone interested in running for a board seat (or was just curios) ask questions about time commitment, what duties each seat is expected to do, how often … Continue reading We Interviewed the UCW Board!
In honor of National Women's History month, UCW hosted it's first Save a Seat for a Sister (S3) event of the year. A TED Talk Watch and Discussion event, watching former teacher and social justice activist Brittany Packnett's talk "How to Build Confidence - and Spark it in Others". Brittany Packnett’s TED Talk was extremely … Continue reading Celebrating National Woman’s Herstory Month by Sparking Confidence
Each year ASU partners with multiple organizations across the university to put on Black History Month events. UCW supports a fully inclusive and equal society for all, and since the only way to create such a society is for everyone to educate themselves about the experience and struggle Black people and other minorities face every … Continue reading Challenge Accepted! UCW issues Black History Month challenge to membership for month of February
On January 21st UCW held their Spring Coffee Talk. Members took a break together on that Thursday morning, playing some games and catching up. But, in addition to that, attendees gave feedback to UCW board members about the Save a Seat for a Sister concept that was a part of the UCW 2020 conference. For … Continue reading January Coffee Talk makes Save a Seat for a Sister a reality
Hello University Career Women, Wow! 2020! What a year! We held our first ever Virtual Conference in December and it was one of the most insightful and engaging events we have put on. Our speakers brought us things to think about and challenged each of us to be the change we would like to see … Continue reading Welcome to 2021! Letter from our UCW President
Elizabeth 'Liz' Badalamenti holding up her 2020 Woman of the Year Award In a year when the importance of health and those who are integral to our healthcare systems are at the front of everyone's minds, it seems only fitting that this year's 2020 UCW Woman of the Year award was given to ASU's Elizabeth … Continue reading Congratulations to 2020 UCW Woman of the Year winner Elizabeth Badalamenti!
This year, University Career Women is requesting and collecting gift cards for groceries and school supplies, and backpacks for school age children for the ASU Adopt a Family Program. So, we are asking you, our membership, to help us donate as many gift cards and backpacks as we can! If you donate, please let us … Continue reading Help us give a Happy Holiday to families in need!
The 2020 UCW professional development conference happened on December 3rd and 4th, and was an engaging success. Members got to network and get to know each other, our speakers led inspiring and informative sessions, and we were all called to action to lead in the fight towards equality. From our first panel event of the … Continue reading Professional Development Conference an inspiring hit!