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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 March 2018

March - Women's History Month
2 - Femme Speak Out, 7:00-9:00 pm, Athenian Press, 2231 Wrightsville Avenue
3 - Neda Walk, National Eating Disorder Association Walk, 9:00 am, Wrightsville Beach Park
3-11 - Spring Break
5 - Staff Faculty My Stand Mentor Training, 2:00-5:00 pm, DePaolo Hall, Rm 1017
8 - International Women's Day, YWCA Women of Achievement Award Ceremony, 6:00 pm, Wilmington Convention Center
13 - Planned Parenthood Information Session, 2:00 pm, MO 210
14 - The 7 Deadly Sins of Being a Woman, 7:00 pm, King Hall Auditorium
15 - AAWU Game Day of Education, 11:00-3:00 pm, St Andrews on the Sound
15 - Dr. Stephanie Foot, "Hoarding and the Humanities: Why We Love Garbage, 5:30 pm, Morton 100
16 - CHHS Coffee Hour, 10:00-11:00 am, McNeill Hall, Rm 3084
18 - The 7 Deadly Sins of Being a Woman, 3:00 pm, King Hall
19 - Sally Kohn and Tara Setmayer, CNN Political Commentators, 7:00 pm, Burney Center
20 - Women in Media, Networking Event, 6:00 pm, CIS 1008
21 - Hibiscus: Standing Strong, 7:00 pm, Wilmington Convention Center
25 - Femme Fair, Athenian Press, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, 2231 Wrightsville Avenue
26-29 Port City Super Girls, Camp Kirkwood
26 - I Can Do That: Women Seeking Public Office, 1:00 pm, St Paul's Episcopal Church, 16 N. 16th Street
26 - Bumps and Brews, 5:00-8:00 pm, Satellite Bar and Lounge
27 - Humanity Now: Women and International Relief Efforts, 2:00 pm, Wrightsville Beach Room, 2017
29-30 Easter Break
31 - Cape Fear Roller Girls Bout to Benefit Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity Women Build 2018, 6:30 pm @ Jellybeans, Oleander Drive
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