Date: Saturday, October 9, 2021 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: Student Union, Room 421, Women’s Center The Women’s Center welcomes all students and families to come by to meet our student staff, take a tour and learn more about who we are and what we do! Looking forward to seeing you! Learn more […]
We have set up a resource page with information on some organizations that are working in various ways to support women in Afghanistan, refugees and their families.
As more students, employees, and visitors return to campus, requests for lactation space will increase. UConn supports working moms through the Lactation policy and related resources and spaces, including break time to pump, and safe and private lactation rooms. To that end, Employee Engagement & Wellbeing in Human Resources has updated the Lactation webpage with resources for […]
The Women’s Center is currently accepting applications for our GASA Peer Facilitator through Student Employment: This posting can be found under Storrs Student Labor at https://uconn.studentemployment.ngwebsolutions.com/jobx_findajob.aspx Greeks Against Sexual Assault (GASA) Peer Facilitator – Select job Ref# 11538 A cover letter and résumé are required. All applications must be submitted through JobX. […]
WGSS 3271 is a one-credit seminar that meets once a week during the Spring semester intended to provide students with the skills to become a VAWPP Peer Facilitator in the Fall. The class focuses on facilitation skills and gender-based violence prevention, alongside feminist theory, intersectionality, and other pertinent social justice topics. The class meets on […]
The Women’s Center Marketing Committee meets weekly to plan and implement marketing and outreach strategies that promote the initiatives and programs of the Center that to engage the campus community; that raise the profile, increase visibility, and promote community awareness of the Center, gender equity issues, and make connections with the community. Join us anytime! […]
Statement from Centers, Institutes, and Programs on Racial Injustice and Ending White Supremacy We, the faculty and staff of the interdisciplinary Centers, Institutes, and Programs, stand together to express our shock, our heartbreak, and our outrage at the horrific and senseless killing of George Floyd and the ongoing violence against Black people. George Floyd, David […]
Forging New Paths – Manifesting Justice This was to be the theme for the 2020 Women’s Advance Conference. Now more than ever, this theme calls us to question the status quo and seek a “new normal” that dismantles the systems of bias and discrimination that never served all of us equitably and that allows psychological […]