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Update on Lactation Resources

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 […]

Now accepting applications for a GASA Co-Facilitator

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. […]

Interested in educating your peers about Consent?

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 […]

Join the Marketing Committee on Thursdays!

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

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 […]