Inspired by the article about the International Conference for Women in Physics (ICWiP) (Phys. Teach.58, 349 [May 2020]), we wanted to share with TPT readers some exciting changes in the APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics (CUWiP). These annual conferences are a collaborative effort of the physics community to increase the participation of women and gender minorities in physics, which is critical in addressing U.S. STEM workforce needs. Since 2002, the percentage of undergraduate physics degrees earned by women has been stagnant or declining in most years, reaching an alarming level of 21% in 2017. The conference has expanded from a single site with 29 participants in 2006 to almost 2000 participants in 2020 in 13 locations, spanning the U.S. and Canada. The conference provides an opportunity for women to hear inspirational talks by female physicists, participate in workshops and panel discussions, learn about issues facing...

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