Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women

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Next Full Commission Meeting
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 pm

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Outstanding Contribution to Women Awards

The Chancellor’s Commission on the Status of Women is accepting nominations for outstanding faculty, staff, and students who have worked to create a climate that encourages women to succeed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. These efforts may be by an individual, organization, or department within the institution.

To qualify for an Outstanding Contribution to Women Award, recipients must demonstrate a sustained and tangible impact on the campus community. Two awards, one for faculty or staff members and another for students or student organizations, will be presented.

Nominations are due February 26, 2021. Nomination forms, lists of past recipients, and additional directions are available here.

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The Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women now has email.  You can reach us at


The purpose of the Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women is to enhance the status of all women at UNL, by advising the Chancellor on issues pertaining to gender equity and on specific concerns of women faculty, staff and students at the university.


The Commission and each Council adhere to a policy of strict confidentiality. Conversations with the Chancellor are advisory and confidential. In addition, members of the university community should feel free to consult with members of the Commission and to express their opinions in confidence. The Commission shall not disclose to the Chancellor, or to others, any communication requested to be kept confidential by a member of the university community unless the content involves a topic that legally requires reporting.