Commission on the Status of Women
The purposes of the Commission on the Status of Women are to provide a supportive
campus climate for women students, women in faculty, staff, and administrative positions,
to promote awareness of women's issues, to oversee theTennessee Tech Women's Center,
and to initiate programs of interest to women members of the community.
In pursuing this purpose the Commission will endeavor to:
a. Promote the hiring and promotion of women through the use and improvement of theTennessee
Tech Affirmative Action Plan and other employment and promotion programs.
b. Improve opportunities for women in faculty, administrative and staff positions.
c. Support a positive campus climate.
d. Promote awareness of women's issues.
e. Determine policies for the Women's Center and further its development.
f. Promote educational offerings which pertain to women's issues.
g. Promote appreciation of the diversity within the lives of women and men.