Committee on the Status of Women

Welcome to the Committee on the Status of Women website!

As an all university committee with a rich history, we are charged with advancing the status of women on campus.  We want to make sure that voices on campus are being heard. Therefore committees will be quickly formed this fall and goals will be established.

Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with our website.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at

Register for Fall Forum

2014 Fall Forum:  Strength Through Change

Friday, October 24, 2014
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Skutt Student Center

Come for a day of professional development, as well as conversations about what issues are important to women at Creighton. The day will include educational sessions, a keynote speaker, and will close with a Listening/Conversation Session to discuss Creighton's strengths and our campus climate.

The Forum is paid work release time with supervisor approval. Registration is FREE, but space is limited. Men and women are invited to attend. Please register early!

Register here.                  Learn more here.

Additional Listening Session

Can't attend the Fall Forum on October 24, but still want to voice your opinion on Creighton's strengths and climate? Join us for an additional listening session on Friday, November 14, 11:30-1:30 p.m., Harper Center.

Register for Listening Session


Mary Lucretia and Sarah Emily Creighton Award

The Committee on the Status of Women is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Mary Lucretia and Sarah Emily Creighton Award. To learn more about the award and nomination information, visit the Awards page.

The awards will be presented at the 35th annual Mary Lucretia and Sarah Emily Creighton Awards Recognition Luncheon on Thursday, February 5, 2015 in the Ahmanson Ballroom in the Harper Center. Reservations information will be available after January 1.

Learn more about MLSE award!