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  • Women’s March on Washington

    A reflection from Jess Myers, Women’s Center director  Last weekend, I finally decided I would go to the Women’s March on Washington. I’ve been to marches in the past. I drove 18 hours from...
    Posted: January 18, 2017 12:43 PM
  • This Must Be The Place

    Recently, I’ve been buoying myself in this onslaught of political shitstorming by listening to a self-care playlist. The playlist is chock full of all of the songs that help me get by when it’s...
    Posted: January 4, 2017 3:27 PM
  • Returning Women Students Scholarship 2017-2018 Application

    Now Available! Due March 31, 2017
    The Women's Center is excited to announce that the Returning Women Students Scholarships Application for 2017-2018 is now available. The deadline for submission is Friday, March 31, 2017. This...
    Posted: January 4, 2017 2:40 PM
  • 2016, The Tower, and Diving Head First Into The Unknown

     An end-of-year reflection from staff member Daniel I am far from the first and will certainly not be the last person to say this year has been… quite a time. In the last 362 and counting days,...
    Posted: December 27, 2016 9:30 AM
  • A Brief Reflection on Finding My Voice

    A blog reflection by Women’s Center intern Mariana de Matos Medeiros  I’ve been working on a draft for this blog post for over 6 weeks. It’s been intimidating and scary to be vulnerable in such...
    Posted: December 21, 2016 8:44 AM
  • What Does Self-Care Really Look Like?

    A reflection of what self-care really looks like for each of us, especially during finals, by Women’s Center student staff member Prachi Kochar. It’s a common refrain that we’ve all heard,...
    Posted: December 12, 2016 9:44 AM
  • Slaying on the Weekly: What’s the Bell Foundry?, Self-Care + More

    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: December 9, 2016 9:00 AM
  • 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