Women’s Center Advisory Board

The Advisory Board of the Women’s Center was created as a way to enable and encourage participation of students, staff and faculty in the process of achieving the goals outlined in our mission statement.

If you are interested in joining one of the Advisory Board committees, please contact
Kathleen Holgerson at kathleen.holgerson@uconn.edu or 860-486-4738.

100 Years of Women Scholarship Committee

This committee shall be responsible for publicizing, screening, and awarding the 100 Years of Women Scholarship annually.

Cultural Competence Committee

This committee is charged with identifying areas for enhancement related to the intersection between cultural competence and gender equity and advocating for the implementation of relevant skills building and technical assistance activities to build capacity in those areas.

Fundraising/Alumni Engagement Committee

This committee is charged with overseeing the implementation of fundraising activities and opportunities to engage alumni/ae to reconnect with the Center.

New Women Faculty Luncheon Host Committee

This committee, in conjunction with the goals of the Strategic Plan, will provide input into the content of the program(s), contact invitees to encourage their attendance at events, and to attend the event(s) and discuss the program sand services of the Women’s Center.

Retention Committee

This committee is charged with identifying areas for enhancement related to the retention of women on campus and advocating for the implementation of relevant skills building and technical assistance activities to build capacity in those areas.

Women’s Advance Planning Committee

This committee shall be responsible for planning and publicizing the annual Women’s Advance Conference.