President to talk at University Women’s Commission membership drive

October 12, 2015 | Events, UToday
By Staff

UT President Sharon L. Gaber will be the special guest speaker at the University Women’s Commission fall meeting Wednesday, Oct. 21.

The event geared toward recruiting new members will start at 11:30 a.m. in the Savage Arena Joe Grogan Room.



“We are truly excited to have Dr. Gaber as our guest,” said Kelly Andrews, senior associate athletics director/senior woman administrator in Intercollegiate Athletics, who is chair of the commission. “She is an excellent role model who exudes empowerment and enthusiasm as she leads our University.”

RSVPs for the luncheon are requested by Wednesday, Oct. 14, to

Members of the campus community are invited to join the University Women’s Commission.

Annual membership costs $25 for UT employees and $10 for students, and is tax-deductible.

“The main goal of the commission is to support women at UT and help them flourish professionally,” Andrews said. “The more members we have, the more scholarships we can offer.”

Join or renew your membership by sending a check payable to the University Women’s Commission to Jennifer McDowell Tharpe, mail stop 301, or click here.

For more information, contact Andrews at or 419.530.2810.

Click to access the login or register cheese