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2021-2022 Events

Stand up, Speak up: Protecting Psychological Safety

We hope you can join us for this empowering workshop for UT faculty and staff. Participants will enjoy impressive speakers and breakout sessions that offer the opportunity to explore these issues with peers and other experts.

Hey Bear Café Social

The Commission for Women’s Events Committee hosted an informal social event at Hey Bear Café on Tuesday, November 16th from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

2020-2021 Events

Picture a Scientist Panel Discussion

The TCE Women’s Faculty Group and Anti-Racism and Allyship Task Force, along with the Commission for Women and the Division of Diversity and Engagement, hosted a panel discussion of the film Picture a Scientist (full documentary available to stream through the UTK library) on March 16 at 5:30pm.


Lighting Your Path: Workshops on Cultivating Career Advancement Opportunities

The keynote presented by Dr. Gretchen Neisler, Vice Provost for the Center for Global Engagement can be viewed here.

Burnout to Balance: A Conversation with Booth Andrews

The Commission for Women and the Council for Diversity and Interculturalism proudly co-sponsored the event with featured speaker Booth Andrews. Booth is a speaker, consultant, and strategic coach. Booth led a presentation on burnout awareness and prevention. This included how to recognize signs of burnout as well as techniques for restoring emotional and mental well-being.

A recording of the session can be found here.

2019-2020 Events

The Women’s Leadership and Suffrage Centennial Celebration Panel Discussion, featuring Chancellor Plowman as keynote, can be found here.



2018-2019 Events

  • Click here to view photos from all Women’s History Month Celebrations, here to view a slideshow video of all events, and here to view our Poster Exhibition.