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  • Women's Center Finals Week and Winter Term Hours

    Plan Ahead!
    The Women's Center will be operating under reduced hours beginning study day and through the winter term. Please plan accordingly! Beginning study day (December 14th) and throughout finals...
    Posted: December 7, 2016 2:27 PM
  • Women's Center wins Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Award!

    The Women's Center is excited to announce that we were awarded the Regional Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Award on behalf of UMBC this November. In recognition of the supportive work...
    Posted: November 29, 2016 11:17 AM
  • Slaying on the Weekly: Oh Crap! What Now? + Other Survival Tips

    A weekly round-up curated by Women’s Center staff member, Michael Jalloh Jamboria In the spirit of my friend, who gave us the glorious name ‘Slaying on the Weekly’, every week I will be bringing...
    Posted: November 22, 2016 9:00 AM
  • Self-Care for Thanksgiving

      A blog written by Women’s Center student staff member Ciera Earl November. It has been a month of triumph for some, but a great loss for most of us. While this month is coming to an end and...
    Posted: November 21, 2016 12:46 PM
  • Our Mothers

    Today is Transgender Day of Remembrance. Today we mourn the loss of our trans siblings to violence and celebrate their lives, bravery, and accomplishments. Today we honor our elders and those who...
    Posted: November 20, 2016 8:00 AM
  • GWST Reading Room Open and Comfy! Stop by!

    The GWST department would like to remind the campus community that our reading room is open and stocked with chairs, tables, and good energy for those needing a respite from the storm. We...
    Posted: November 17, 2016 1:04 PM
  • Am I Sex Positive?

     A blog reflection by Women’s Center student staff member Shira Devorah So I really love to talk about sex. It’s probably my favorite topic ever. I used to work for peer health education and...
    Posted: November 14, 2016 5:51 PM
  • Slaying on the Weekly: “Finish Your Ugly-Crying, Here’s What Comes Next” + resources

    A weekly round-up curated by Women’s Center staff member, Michael Jalloh Jamboria In the spirit of my friend, who gave us the glorious name ‘Slaying on the Weekly’, every week I will be bringing...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 9:00 AM
  • Healing My Community

     This reflection by Women’s Center staff member Daniel Willey has been cross-posted from the Women’s Center community blog.  Trigger warning for suicide mention; resources at the bottom of the...
    Posted: November 10, 2016 4:47 PM
  • Healing My Community

     A reflection by Women’s Center staff member Daniel Trigger warning for suicide mention; resources at the bottom of the post My community experienced a tragedy early this October, and the...
    Posted: November 10, 2016 4:40 PM