Upcoming Events

We are currently planning our upcoming events. If you have an idea for an event, please contact one of our committee members.

Also, be sure to check out events going on at UNO's WiSTEM Pro^2 organization.


  Past Events

May 7, 2015  |  Lilly Marks Seminar

Lilly Marks, M.D., vice president for health affairs at University of Colorado, shared her journey in academic medicine and discussed the unique issues and challenges related to women's professional development and leadership opportunities. Learn more.

Oct. 14, 2015  |  Speed Mentoring Event

The event kicked off with Dr. Shilpa Buch’s enthusiastic speech highlighting the mentor-mentee relationship and urging everyone to use this event as a platform to meet new people and make long-lasting relationship. The mentors sat behind the table and the mentees chose a mentor to talk on one-to-one basis for 10 minutes or longer before rotating to another mentor. There was a lot of excitement and engaging conversations that made the event a fun and fast-paced for obtaining professional advice and net-working.

Feb. 4, 2016  | Dinner Social with Peers: Discover how senior faculty women have mastered work/life balance

The UNMC Women's Mentoring Committee hosted a social event to bring together women eager to build a community of support, learn about career development, and discover how senior faculty women have mastered work/life balance.

Nov. 1, 2017  | Work/Life Balance: Is it possible?

The UNMC Women's Mentoring Committee hosted an event discussing how women faculty have mastered work/life balance. The event featured Dr. Vimla Band, Dr. Kristina Bailey, Susan Swindells, and Dr. Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway.