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  • We Believe You Discussion Group

    Community building and mutual support for survivors
    Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 4:00 PM – 5:00 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. For...
  • Brave Space Forum: Emotional Labor, Burnout & COVID Survival

    Community Care & COVID, Spring 2021 Brave Space Forums
    Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Take a deep dive into intersectional feminist topics with the Women’s Center's Brave Space Forums! This year, our Brave Space Forums are an examination of the ways in which COVID has impacted...
  • Women of Color Collective

    New Day & Time!
    Friday, February 26, 2021 at 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Women of Color Collective (WOCC)  provides a supportive space for women and femmes of color to come together for conversation, networking, and advocacy. WOCC will continue through the summer in...
  • Women's History Month Trivia Night

    Show off your women's history know-how and win prizes!
    Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    When was the Women's Center at UMBC founded? Who was the first woman to go into space? What year was the 19th Amendment ratified? What was the name of Destiny's Child before they were...
  • 2021 Korenman Lecture - Dr. Jennifer Nash

    SSF Virtual Event
    Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Jennifer C. Nash Jean Fox O'Barr Professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at Duke University ‘In the Room’: Women of Color Doulas in a State of Emergency "In the Room” explores the...
  • Let's Get Trivial: Disney Kahoot Edition

    Join WILL+ for a competitive night of trivia--with prizes!
    Friday, March 5, 2021 at 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Do you love all things Disney? Join the WILL+ group for some Disney trivia fun and show off your skills! The first place winner will receive a $50 UMBC Bookstore gift card and the second place...
  • Exploring Gender Ambiguity & Non-Conformity in Arabic

    March 8th with Dima Ayoub
    Monday, March 8, 2021 at 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    During the last few decades, gender activists in the Arabworld and the Arab diaspora have contended with andchallenged the limitations assumed to be inherent in Arabic’sbinary gender system....
  • Spectrum

    Biweekly discussion group for trans + non-binary people
    Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Spectrum Discussion Group makes space for UMBC community members who identify as trans, genderqueer, gender fluid, outside of the gender binary, and/or those who are questioning their gender...
  • GWST Pet Party + Advising Event

    Meet the pets of GWST + get a Fall 2021 schedule sneak peak
    Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Do you want to meet a few adorable cats and dogs (and get the inside scoop on the Fall 2021 schedule)? Join the Gender, Women's, + Sexuality Studies faculty on Webex on 10 March at 12pm to meet...
  • We Believe You Discussion Group

    Community building and mutual support for survivors
    Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 4:00 PM – 5:00 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. For...