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  • Women's Center Lactation Room - Fall 2016 Reservations

    Moms and parents who plan on using the Women's Center lactation room throughout the fall semester can begin signing up and requesting their preferred reservation times now.  All parents who...
    Posted: August 24, 2016 5:12 PM
  • Happy 25th Birthday Women’s Center at UMBC!

      UMBC isn’t the only one with a big anniversary milestone this year (#UMBC50 #UMBCproud)!  The Women’s Center is also in the spirit of celebration because this year we turn 25 years old! That’s...
    Posted: August 11, 2016 12:37 PM
  • Dirty River – A Book Review

     A short reflection by Shira Devorah, Women’s Center student staff. I bought my own copy of Dirty River (even though the Women’s Center has a copy you can loan now thanks to the UMBC’s LGBTQ...
    Posted: July 27, 2016 10:07 AM
  • Critical Social Justice: Home – October 24th-28th!

      “i have the word home tattooed on my breastbone, and friends remind me why I got it. the truth of it, that home is there. but this is also about land and gentrification, colonialism that has...
    Posted: July 25, 2016 12:05 PM
  • 5 Things I Learned at NCCSWL16!

    A final reflection written by Women’s Center student staff member and UMBC Class of 2016 alum,  Meagé Clements Just weeks after graduation, I attended the National Conference for College...
    Posted: July 18, 2016 7:21 AM
  • Reading Redefining Realness

      A short book reflection by Shira Devorah  Just a few moments ago I finished Janet Mock’s memoir, Redefining Realness, My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More. I’m still...
    Posted: July 5, 2016 12:49 PM
  • Orlando Statement by the LGBTQ Faculty & Staff Association

    Statement about the hate crime on June 12, 2016
    The members of the UMBC Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Faculty and Staff Association have released a statement in response to the hate crime that took place in Orlando last...
    Posted: June 16, 2016 3:58 PM
  • *Favorite Things* List from the United State of Women

    A top 10 favorite things list about the United State of Women Summit complied by Women’s Center director, Jess Myers. Maybe you heard about this little thing that happened in Washington, D.C....
    Posted: June 16, 2016 10:44 AM
  • A Summer Reading List Challenge

     A list by student staff member, Shira Devorah  Summer is here, which means I finally have time to do some leisure reading!  While I’ve been known to indulge in guilty pleasure novels, I know...
    Posted: June 15, 2016 9:45 AM
  • GWST Is Looking for Part-Time Instructors!

    Come teach a class at UMBC!
    The Gender and Women's Studies department at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County is seeking part-time instructors for courses such as: Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies;...
    Posted: June 2, 2016 1:16 PM