It’s time for LUNAFEST 2021!    Wednesday, April 28 Now in its 20th year, LUNAFEST was the first traveling film festival celebrating stories by women, about women. We hope you will join us to hear these powerful untold stories & together we’ll raise awareness, support the UCONN WOMEN’S CENTER, and champion change directly with our […]

The Body is Not an Apology: Radical Self-Love as Transformative Action with Sonya Renee Taylor

Join us for the closing event of Women’s Herstory Month! Co-sponsored nationally with the University of Virginia Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center, UMass Dartmouth Center for Women, Gender, & Sexuality, University of Iowa – WRAC (Women’s Resource & Action Center), Georgia College Women’s Center, University of New Mexico Women’s Resource Center, and Virginia Tech Women’s Center. […]

Women’s Advance – Spring Series

As a prelude to the annual Women’s Advance Conference, the Women’s Center will be hosting a series of workshops this spring that are designed to expand skills, increase knowledge, and enhance networks to promote a more inclusive and supportive working and learning environment.  Our theme this year is Forging New Paths – Manifesting Justice.   […]

Poetry As Activism

Learn how to use your voice to create change! In Full Color founder and director Summer Dawn Reyes leads a workshop on writing activist poetry, featuring performances by activist poets Stephanie Dinsae and Crystal Davis. In Full Color is an award-winning organization that empowers women of color through education and the arts. We lead a […]

My Feminism is… Campaign

The Women’s Center welcomes the UConn Community to share their sentiments on what feminism looks like to them. Join us in this opportunity to explore feminism in all the ways feminism exist today! Please send us a photo of you holding a sign with the following sentiment written on it: “My Feminism is _______”. Photos should […]