Attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders Virtually in May!

The Women’s Center, the College of Business, Analytics, and Communications (CBAC), and the Career Development Center are covering the cost of registration (worth $175) for up to 11 students to attend AAUW’s virtual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, May 25-26, 2022: At NCCWSL, you will build your leadership skills across our five core learning objectives: Leadership development […]

From the Women’s Center Desk: Thoughts on Casual Fatphobia during the Pandemic

The recent pandemic has escalated casual fatphobia, particularly online, and the Women’s Center has created a resource to help our community fight back. While memes poke fun at pandemic weight gain, hashtags share damaging diet tips to lose the #quarantine15. While often meant as humor, these trends are fatphobic and damage our collective well-being and mental health. They amount to microaggressions and […]

‘Not Your Festival Wear: Fashion and Cultural Appropriation’ Panel Discussion

Tuesday, Oct. 24 | 3-4 p.m. | Intercultural Center This student-led panel discussion will examine recent fashion and pop culture trends that “borrow” inspiration from other cultures in an increasingly globalized world, especially when it comes to women’s fashion. Student panelists will address tough questions like: what does it really mean to appropriate something from another culture? How is appropriation fueled […]