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Upcoming CWB and Bentley Events

August 2017

Women's Equality Day 
Saturday, August 26 - All day


September 2017

Bentley's International Film Series: Pray the Devil Back to Hell (Liberia/U.S., 2008, 72 min.)
Event for: Students, Faculty, and Staff
Tuesday, September 12 - 6:30PM, Wilder Pavilion, AAC

Byron Hurt 
"Locker Room Talk or Toxic Masculinity?"

Wednesday, September 27 - 7:00PM, LaCava EDR
Event For: Students, Faculty and Staff 
Award-winning documentary filmmaker, published writer, and anti-sexist activist Byron Hurt focuses on how hyper-masculinity in popular culture normalizes male violence and how positive male leadership and bystander intervention can end gender-based violence. 


October 2017

Women's Small Business Month 
October 1 - October 31

H. Fisk Johnson - Chairman & CEO of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
"Earning Goodwill in a Crisis of Consumer Trust"
Monday, October 2 - 3:30PM, Wilder Pavilion, AAC

Executive Working Group - Mentorship/Sponsorship
Event for: CWB Corporate Partners
Tuesday, October 3 - 8:00AM to 11:00AM

Dr. Calestous Juma, Professor of the Practice of International Development at Harvard Kennedy School
Innovator’s Business Series Presents: Innovation and Its Enemies: Why People Resist New Technologies
Event for: Students, Faculty, and Staff
Tuesday, October 3 - 5:00PM, Wilder Pavilion, AAC

4th Annual Fair Trade Fair 
Event for: Students, Faculty, and Staff
Tuesday, October 3 - 12PM to 4PM, Under the LaCava Tent (between Morison and LaCava)

Bentley's International Film Series: A Revolution in Four Seasons (Tunisia/U.S., 2016, 87 min.)
Event for: Students, Faculty, and Staff 
Wednesday, October 11 - 6:30PM, Wilder Pavilion, AAC

"Check Your Blind Spots" - The CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion
Event for: Students 
Thursday, October 19 - 12PM to 4PM, Bentley Greenspace

White Ribbon Campaign Begins (Equity Center for Domestic Violence Awareness Month)
Event for: Students 
Monday, October 23 - All Day          

White Ribbon Football Game
Event for: Students 
Saturday, October 28 - 12PM, Bentley Football Field                         


November 2017

Research Colloquium - Multigenerational Changes in the Workplace 
Thursday, November 2 

Bentley's International Film Series: Vessel directed by Diana Whitten
Event for: Students, Faculty, and Staff 
Monday, November 6 - 6:30PM, Wilder Pavilion, AAC

Professor Joanne Ciulla, Verizon Visiting Professorship in Business Ethics
Event For: Students
Tuesday, November 14 - 3:30PM, Wilder Pavilion, AAC

2020 Women on Boards
Event for: CWB Corporate Partners, Students, and Alumni
Wednesday, November 15 - 5:00PM to 8:00PM, LaCava Conference Center
The 2020 Women on Boards campaign aims to increase the percentage of women on U.S. company boards to 20% or greater by the year 2020. Founded in Boston in 2010, the consumer-oriented, grassroots campaign is redefining good corporate governance, gender diversity standards and creating a cultural imperative for corporate action.

Eaton Vance Unconscious Bias Session
Event for: Eaton Vance Professionals
Tuesday, November 28 - 10:00AM to 1:00PM, Eaton Vance

Bentley's International Film Series: Hooligan Sparrow (China/U.S., 2016, 84 min.)
Event for: Students, Faculty, and Staff
Thursday, November 30 - 6:30PM, Wilder Pavilion, AAC


December 2017

Massachusetts Conference for Women
Conference Thursday, December 7 - All Day

Taking Charge: Women on Boards Panel 
Friday, December 15


March 2018

Women's History Month 
March 1 - March 31

International Women's Day 
Thursday, March 8 - All day 


April 2018

Equal Pay Day  
Tuesday, April 10 - All day


June 2018

Gearing Up Conference: Unlock Your Potential to Thrive
Event for: Women in the First Decade of Their Career
LaCava Center
Thursday, June 14 - All Day

Gearing Up is in its 13th year as the premiere conference dedicated to women in the first decade of their career. The 2018 theme, Unlock Your Potential to Thrive, reflects the skills and insights attendees will gain to help them succeed in their careers and reach larger life aspirations.

Through empowering keynotes and professional skills-building sessions, this dynamic, one day event supports women as they navigate their professional and personal life. This transformational day also provides an unique opportunity for young professionals to build a network of talented women committed to supporting each other in the workplace.