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  • Clothesline Project T-Shirt Making

    Decorate a shirt to add to our Clothesline Project Display
    Monday, October 1, All Day
    Students, faculty, and staff have made t-shirts describing their experience with relationship violence and sexual assault. In recognition of UMBC's Relationship Violence Awareness Month, on...
    Posted: July 31, 2018 12:17 PM
  • Returning Women Students: Applying to Graduate School

    What to Expect and How to Plan
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Based on your feedback, this month's Returning Women Students event will cover what to expect when applying for grad school. We're excited to have Dr. April Householder, Director of Undergraduate...
    Posted: July 20, 2018 12:24 PM
  • Art as Feeling, Art as Knowledge: A Conversation

    In recognition of RVAM and an introduction to CSJ: Ignite
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    In recognition of Relationship Violence Awareness Month and as a part of Critical Social Justice: Ignite, the Women's Center and is proud to present a choreographed piece by Alexia Petasis...
    Posted: August 2, 2018 11:57 AM
  • We Believe You: Discussion Group

    Support + discussion centering survivors of sexual violence
    Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Hosted in collaboration with the Women’s Center and the student organization We Believe You, this discussion group creates space to center the experiences of survivors of sexual violence and to...
    Posted: August 31, 2018 10:36 AM
  • Women in STEM Discussion Group

    Guest facilitator: Maria Sanchez
    Friday, October 19, 2018 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    A discussion group for UMBC's women in STEM. In our October meeting, we will discuss the topic of "imposter syndrome," how it affects women in STEM fields, and ways to combat it. Our guest...
    Posted: August 28, 2018 12:15 PM
  • CSJ: Ignite 101

    Using individual strengths in the pursuit of social justice!
    Monday, October 22, 2018 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Are you interested in equity and empowering others? Thinking about social justice issues but not quite sure how to get involved? Do you feel like you lack the skills, strengths, or knowledge to be...
    Posted: August 2, 2018 12:17 PM
  • Deanna Zandt, CSJ: Ignite Keynote Speaker

    Feminist media strategist and technology wizard
    Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    We are pleased to announce that this year’s Critical Social Justice: Ignite keynote speaker will be Deanna Zandt, a media and technology expert who collaborates with leaders in social change work...
    Posted: August 2, 2018 12:26 PM
  • Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon for CSJ: Ignite

    Shining a light on Baltimore icons and events
    TICKETED • Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Help build public history on Baltimore icons and events AND learn the tools for continuing to expand Wikipedia's knowledge store! In this Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon, we will show participants how to...
    Posted: August 2, 2018 12:37 PM
  • How Do You Ignite Activism in the Workplace?

    A UMBC staff panel about critical social justice at work
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    A single light can’t illuminate a city or a nation, but it can ignite a movement that changes the world. This fall, Critical Social Justice: Ignite will explore how a burning commitment to create...
    Posted: August 2, 2018 1:01 PM
  • Igniting Change as a Grad Activist

    A UMBC graduate student panel about critical social justice
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    A single light can’t illuminate a city or a nation, but it can ignite a movement that changes the world. This fall, Critical Social Justice: Ignite will explore how a burning commitment to create...
    Posted: August 2, 2018 12:42 PM