NJIT Campus Events

The Committee on Women's Leadership (CWL) sponsors and co-sponsors a number of on-campus events throughout the year.  Please see below for such events or for other events that may be of interest.
 

Fall 2017 Events: 

CWL Breakfast
Wednesday | 10.11.17 | 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM | Atrium

Spring 2017 Events: 

Annual Potluck Networking Lunch & Scholarship Fundraiser
Monday | 2.27.17 | 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Atrium | Co-sponsored by: Murray Center for Women in Technology

Back To School Workshop
Wednesday | 3.17.17 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Eberhardt 112

Murray Center for Women in Technology
Friday | 3.24.17 | 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM | Campus Center Ball Room

Dining Etiquette
Wednesday | 4.26.17 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Eberhardt 112

Partners for Success – Closing Luncheon (by invitation only -  junior & senior partners)
Wednesday | 5.4.17 | 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM | Laurel Hall

Recognition Luncheon
Wednesday | 6.21.17 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Eberhardt 112

Fall 2016 Events:

CWL Breakfast
Thursday | 10.6.16 | 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM | Atrium

Partners for Success – Opening Luncheon (by invitation only -  junior & senior partners)
Wednesday | 10.12.16 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | Laurel hall Meeting Room

Financial Planning Lunch & Learn with Gitterman Wealth
Tuesday | 11.15.16 | 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Eberhardt 112

Public Safety Shots Fired Presentation
Thursday | 12.15.16 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | GITC 1100 | Co-sponsored by: Staff Council

Spring 2016 Events:

Eat Well, Live Well. Awaken Your Inner Chef. Food Demonstration With Gourmet Dining Services
Wednesday | 1.27.16 | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM |Campus Center 235

Annual Potluck Networking Lunch & Scholarship Fundraiser
Monday | 2.29.16 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Campus Center Ballroom B | Co-sponsored by: Murray Center for Women in Technology

Murray Center for Women in Technology - Women Designing the Future Conference
Friday | 4.1. 16 | Campus Center Ballroom

Her Story Panel: Looking Back, Moving Forward. Listen, Learn, & Lunch with NJIT women faculty & staff
Tuesday | 4.19.16 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM | Campus Center Atrium

Partners for Success Closing Luncheon
Thursday | 5.5.16 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM | Campus Center Ballroom B

Recognition Luncheon
Wednesday | 5.25.16 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Campus Center 235

Fall 2015 Events:

Welcome Breakfast
Thursday | 10.8.15 | 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM | Campus Center Atrium | Co-sponsored by: Murray Center for Women in Technology

Thank you for making the first CWL event of the year a success! Over 100 women faculty and staff gathered to welcome new members to our community, eat some delicious breakfast, and network with colleagues. This event was recognized in President Bloom's Fall 2015 Community Update

Guests left inspired by our honored speakers: 

Dr. Charlie Fey, Vice President for Academic Support and Student Affairs
Judith Sheft, Associate Vice President of Technology Development
Dr. Laura Valente,  Associate Vice President for Student Engagement and Dean of Students: Dr. Laura Valente_Keynote Address_10.8.15.pdf

Congratulations to our former CWL co-chairs 2012 -2015, Dominique Clarke and Karen Quackenbush! They were presented with plaques in recognition for their hard work, commitment and dedication to the principles and ideals of the Committee on Women Leadership. Picture left to right (Casey Hennessey, Dominique Clarke, Karen Quackenbush, Lucie Tchouassi, Nancy Steffen-Fluhr

Partners for Success Opening Luncheon & Orientation
Thursday | 10.15.15 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | Eberhardt 112 | Co-sponsored by: Murray Center for Women in Technology, Department of Human Resources

Jo-Ann Raines, Tiffany Small, and Nancy Stefeen-Fluhr, coordinators for the Partners for Success program welcomed 15 junior/senior pairings at the second annual luncheon and orientation. This event was highlighted in the NJIT News Room.

The goal of the program is to assist recently hired women to become acclimated to the culture of NJIT and have a designated person as an initial resource and source of encouragement. Women who have been at NJIT for two years or less are termed Junior Partners, and are matched with Senior Partners who have five or more years at NJIT

Kay Turner, VP for Human Resources, delivered an inspiring keynote address. 

Sweet Retreat - Stress Management that Works Seminar
Thursday | 12.17.15 |1 2:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Eberhardt 112 | Co-sponsored by: Department of Human Resources

Stress is a fact of life. While we can’t avoid the types of normal stress which are part of everyday life, we can learn to adjust and adapt to that which we cannot change. In this seminar, licensed clinical social worker, Wendi Rothstein, will identify good and bad stressors and provide tips and techniques for successfully reducing stress and anxiety.Participants will also learn to recognize reactions to stress and develop better control over their lives.

Past Events

Murray Center for Women in Technology 20th Anniversary Conference - "Women Designing the Future: 1995-2015...and Beyond" 
3.27.15 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM | Campus Center | Co-sponsored by: Murray Center for Women in Technology and the Technology and Entrepreneurship Talent Network
For more information, including registration information, please see here: http://womenscenter.njit.edu

Estate Planning Lunch Workshop with Monique Moore Pryor, AVP of Planned Giving 
3.11.15 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Campus Center, Ballroom B

Couponing Workshop
11.19.14 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Eberhardt Hall

Financial Planning Workshop
10.15.14  | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Eberhardt Hall

International Women's Hackathon
4.25.14 - 4.27.14 | Co-sponsored by: Microsoft Research Connections, National Center for Women & Information Technology, Association for Computing Machinery Committee on Women, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Women in Engineering, UN Women, Boys & Girls Clubs of Calgary & Canada, Microsoft Learning, Bing for Schools, and Skype

NJIT women students, NJ high school girls and young women across the world will become empowered to become producers of future innovations in technology and help solve challenges in the world today.

Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge - Presentation by Finalists and Awards
12.2.13 | 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Campus Center Atrium & Conference Room 215 | Co-sponsored by: NJIT, New Jersey Innovation Acceleration Center, Sterling Medical Devices, Greater Newark Enterprises Corporation and Capital One Bank

This is a great opportunity to see early stage business ideas from the Newark college track and community track.

Building a Civil Workplace
11.21.13 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | Eberhardt Hall | Co-sponsored by: Department of Human Resources

View the Presentation

ACE-Network Welcome/Networking Breakfast
9.9.13 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Campus Center Atrium | Co-sponsored by: NJIT ACE-Network, Murray Center for Women in Technology and NJIT ADVANCE

Welcome new women colleagues, network with women faculty and staff from across the campus and meet our 2013 scholarship winners.