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  • Slaying on the Weekly: Happy Black History Month + What’s Going On??

    View story at Medium.com 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’,...
    Posted: February 3, 2017 8:30 AM
  • Women's Center Lactation Room - Spring 2017 Reservations

    Moms and parents who plan on using the Women's Center lactation room throughout the spring semester are encouraged to sign up for their preferred reservation times now.  All parents who reserve...
    Posted: January 29, 2017 9:06 PM
  • GWST Faculty in the News!

    GWST faculty are responding to the new Trump regime. Visiting Lecturer Dr. Katie Kein at Huffington Post, the importance of comedy these days: ...
    Posted: January 27, 2017 12:18 PM
  • Women’s March on Washington: We Marched. What’s Next?

    A sampling of “what’s next” from UMBC community members, curated by Jess Myers, Women’s Center Director  Last week, I shared some of my hopes and desired outcomes from the Women’s March on...
    Posted: January 27, 2017 9:30 AM
  • 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