Women's Studies and Resource Center

Women's Annual Conference event for students focused on creating a space for women to discover their interests
Journalist Jill Filipovic speaks about the politics of female happiness
Dr. Sonja Ardoin of Boston University served as keynote speaker for the annual Women's Conference event
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September 2017

06 -  Feminish in the Field Panel Discussion and WSRC Welcome Reception
        2:00-3:30 p.m., FSC, Wrightsville Beach Room 2017
13 -  Showing of "Equal Means Equal", 2:00-3:00 p.m., Wrightsville Beach 2017
13 -  Volunteer Fair, 10:00-1:00 p.m., Warwick
19 -  Jennicet Gutierrez "Our Existence is Resistance", 6:00 p.m. Lumina
20 -  Majors/Minor Fair
20 -  Les Leopold on "What Happened to the American Dream: A Discussion
        about Runaway Inequality", 5:30 p.m., DeLoach 114
23 -  Seahawk Preview Day, TBA
28 -  Dr. Arlecia Simmons on "Growing Up Gullah", 6:00 p.m, Randall Library
29 -  Showing of Wonder Woman, 7:00 and 10:00 pm, Lumina Theatre 
For more information, please visit our Calendar of Events.

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Spring 2018 -  November 15, 2017

Summer l or Summer ll 2018 - April 15, 2018

Fall 2018 - July 1, 2018

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UNCW 2017 Vagina Monologues

The FSA & WSRC UNCW 2017 Vagina Monologues benefit performance to help change lives.
Proceeds go to UWCA Lower Cape Fear and The Carousel Center, providing child abuse intervention.

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Conversations with Jill Filopovic

Ms. Filipovic is a Nairobi-based journalist and the author of The H-Spot: The Feminist Pursuit of Happiness. A contributing writer for the New York Times and a columnist for Cosmopolitan.com, she is the winner of two Society of Professional Journalists Delta Sigma Chi awards for her political commentary, and a Newswomen’s Club of New York award for her writing on global health. Her work on politics, gender, law, and foreign affairs has appeared in the Washington Post, Foreign Policy, TIME, CNN, and others. She is a lawyer and a former weekly columnist for the Guardian, as well as a contributor to the anthologies Yes Means Yes: Visions of Female Sexual Power and a World Without Rape and the forthcoming Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance and Revolution in Trump’s America.


Uppity Women: Feminism and the Experience of Women of Color

Faculty, members of the Centro Hispano, FSA and other students joined in a passionate discussion about Black Feminism, Intersectional Feminism, Identity, Inclusiveness and those lost in history. Jan.20 Lumina Theater