Women's Leadership Week

Women’s Leadership Week is an opportunity for all UK women to come together for a week of events celebrating Women’s History Month and women in leadership at UK.  This is a collaborative initiative between numerous student organizations and campus offices, including but not limited to:

Student Organizations and Activities

Campus Recreation and Wellness  

Counseling Center  

EMPOWER: Women’s Leadership Program  

Forte Foundation

LGBTQ* Center  

MLK Center  

Panhellenic Council  

Stuckert Career Center  

Student Center Cinema  

Student Government Association

UK Women’s Forum  

University Events

Violence Intervention and Prevention (VIP) Center  

Well KY


Participants in Women’s Leadership Week will:

  • Explore their identity as women and how it impacts their daily lives
  • Engage in opportunities to reflect on what it means to be a woman and a leader

Our goals for all participants in Women’s Leadership Week are to:

  • Celebrate Women’s History Month through a series of collaborative programs and events
  • Foster a deeper understanding of the diverse roles and contributions women make
  • Nurture students’ self-awareness, self-confidence, and personal growth as women and as leaders
  • Provide opportunities for women to explore career and life choices
  • Highlight campus and community resources specifically tailored to women, including women entrepreneurs, student organizations, campus resources and programs, and community partners


Check back in Spring 2020 for more information and ways to get involved!