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  • 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
  • Why do Disability Issues Matter?

    Women’s Center intern Prachi Kochar discusses the importance of disability in relation to many important issues that are going on today, such as police brutality and the 2016 presidential...
    Posted: November 8, 2016 5:00 PM
  • Critical Social Justice: Home Round-Up

    The spirit of the fourth annual Critical Social Justice aims to create space and learning opportunities to consider the ways we can challenge, explore, and redefine the concept of “home” based...
    Posted: November 8, 2016 3:29 PM
  • Slaying on the Weekly: Throwback Friday? + Other Cool Things

    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 4, 2016 9:00 AM
  • Home: Paying Attention to Standing Rock

    A reflection written by Women’s Center director, Jess Myers  As Critical Social Justice: Home comes to an end today, I can’t help but to think about what is happening at Standing Rock right now...
    Posted: October 28, 2016 11:59 AM
  • Women’s Center 25 Then vs. Now #7: Documenting Our History at Critical Social Justice

    The Women’s Center at UMBC turns 25 this year! We’re excited to share our important milestone with UMBC’s 50th Anniversary and will be celebrating throughout the year with the rest of campus! We...
    Posted: October 28, 2016 10:47 AM
  • Slaying on the Weekly: Halloween, CSJ, Voting and 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: October 28, 2016 9:43 AM
  • Queer (De)Coded, a Roundtable Roundup

    The Women’s Center’s Roundtable series is underway! On October 20th, we hosted the second of our three-part roundtable “Our Bodies, Ourselves” series. Queer (De)Coded focused on women and queer...
    Posted: October 25, 2016 9:00 AM
  • Critical Interactions and Authentic Engagement

    Tonight our partners in Student Affairs are hosting Critical Interactions, an interactive program where students will join INTERACT Program peer facilitators to explore how they each make meaning...
    Posted: October 24, 2016 11:04 AM
  • Winter Course Offerings in GWST!

    Fill that AH or upper division credit requirement with us!
    Gender and Women's Studies is offering a number of exciting courses this winter session. Join us for one of these online or hybrid courses! GWST 290: Gender & Women's Health, ONLINE, Kerry...
    Posted: October 23, 2016 6:51 PM