The Women's Committee considers concerns of women faculty, including:

  1. Assessing the cultural climate of the university as it pertains to opportunities of women faculty for academic advancement, productivity and appropriate compensation; 
  2. Making recommendations for creating an academic environment that fosters the academic success of women faculty; 
  3. Working to assure fairness in the recruitment and retention of women faculty; 
  4. Developing support networks and recommending policy to address the needs of women faculty; 
  5. Administering the Elizabeth Gee Memorial Lectureship Award

Women's Committee Members, 2020-21

Polly McLean, Chair CU Boulder, Media Studies Term 2, AY 2020-2023
Sara Wettergreen CU Anschutz, Clinical Pharmacy Term 1, AY 2019-2022
Natalie Avalos CU Boulder, Ethnic Studies Term 1, AY 2020-2023
Deborah Hollis CU Boulder, University Libraries Term 1, AY 2020-2023
Kate Tallman CU Boulder, University Libraries Term 2, AY 2018-2021
Samantha Christiansen CU Colorado Springs, History Term 1, AY 2020-2023
Anna Kosloski CU Colorado Springs, School of Public Affairs Term 1, AY 2020-2023
Esther Lamidi CU Colorado Springs, Sociology  Term 1, AY 2020-2023
Nikki McCaslin CU Denver, Auraria Library Term 1, AY 2019-2022
Maria Buszek CU Denver, Visual Arts Term 1, AY 2018-2021
Annie Melzer, Staff Representative CU System, Employee Services Pending

Schedule of Meetings, 2020-21

DATE TIME LOCATION MINUTES
September 18, 2020 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
October 16, 2020 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
November 20, 2020 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
January 15, 2021 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
February 19, 2021 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
March 19, 2021 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
April 16, 2021 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
May 21, 2021 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes

Schedule of Meetings, 2019-20

DATE TIME LOCATION MINUTES
September 20, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
October 18, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
November 15, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
January 17, 2020 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
February 21, 2020 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
March 6, 2020 18th Annual CU Women Succeeding Symposium, CU Denver
April 17, 2020 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes
May 15, 2020 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Video Conference Minutes

Schedule of Meetings, 2018-19

DATE TIME LOCATION MINUTES
August 17, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Pikes Peak Conference Room Minutes
September 21, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom Videoconference Minutes
October 19, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Pikes Peak Conference Room Minutes
November 16, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. Zoom VideoConference Minutes
December 11, 2018 11 a.m. -  1:30 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Pikes Peak Conference Room Minutes
January 18, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
February 15, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
February 22, 2019 17th Annual CU Women Succeeding Symposium, CU Boulder
March 15, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
April 19, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
May 17, 2019 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes

Schedule of Meetings, 2017-18

DATE TIME LOCATION MINUTES
Aug 18, 2017 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Sept 15, 2017 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Oct 20, 2017 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Nov 17, 2017 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Dec 15, 2017 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Jan 19, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Feb 16, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Feb 22-23, 2018 16th Annual CU Women Succeeding Symposium
Mar 16, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Apr 20, 2018 9 - 11 a.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes

 

Click here to view minutes of the Women's Committee

Lactation rooms for new mothers

  • CU Boulder: Visit the campus resources page, and click on "Parenting & Childcare" for a list of lactation rooms. 
  • CU Colorado Springs: University Center, Room 300 D.
  • CU Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus: Full list of lactation rooms
  • CU System: There is a lactation room on the southeast corner first floor, near the break room and showers. You can book the room by sending an Outlook request; just search for RM-Lactation Room-106 when creating a meeting invitation.

For these and other employee resources, visit the Collaborative HR Services website.