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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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

October & November 2017

Oct
Domestic Violence Awareness Month, LGBT History Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month
4-6 -  Fall Break
 9 - Last Day to Withdraw with a W-Undergraduate Students
 9 - Hands Are for Care and RHA, 10-00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Chancellor's Walk
11 - Graduate School Open House, 4:00-6:00 p.m, Education Building Atrium
12 - Take Back the Night March and Rally, 6:30 p.m., Riverfront Park
16 - Let's Hear it for the Girls, 6:00 p.m., Conerstone Great Room
16 - Reflecting on Las Vegas: Gun Violence in America, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Clocktower Lounge
17 - Make a T-Shirt for CARE's Clothesline Campaign, 6:30-8:30 p.m, Village Clubhouse
18 - Women and Emotional Fitness, 2:00-3:00 p.m., Masonboro Island FSC
19 - Purple Ribbon Campaign, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Outside Wagoner
19 - Queer Faculty and Staff Association Opening Fall Social, 5:00 pm, Clock Tower Lounge, Fisher Student Center
19 - SGA Presents:  Let's Talk About ...Sexual Assault & Domestic violence Awareness, 7:30-9:00 pm, Clock Tower Lounge
24 - Puzzle Pieces for Peace, Fisher Student Center
25 - Purple Ribbon Campaign, 2:00-4:00 p.m., Outside Cameron
25 - SGA Presents:  Free Speech Panel, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Leutze Hall 110
Nov
1-7 - Reproductive Justice Week
 8 - NC Council for Women College Speakers' Series, 2:00 p.m., Azalea coast Room A&B
16 - Start Smart Workshop, 2:00-4:00 p.m., Wrightsville Beach Room, 2017
22-24 - Thanksgiving Holiday
30 - Last Day of Calss
For more information, please visit our Calendar of Events.

Apply for a Post-Bac Certificate in WGS

Last Date to Apply for Enrollment is:

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

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