Monthly Archives: October 2014

Get “Pumped”!!!

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is November 8th at 12pm! Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is the international men’s march to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violence. Rape, sexual assault and gender violence are often thought of … Continue reading

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Are you Considering Applying for the Young Women Leaders Program?

Read a few thoughts from Leah Brown, a member of the Women’s Center Staff and co-founder of the Young Women Leaders Program at Ohio University: The Young Women Leaders Program is something very near and dear to my heart. As … Continue reading

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Support Emily Burns, our Amazing Graduate Assistant!

Friends, Faculty and Colleagues, I’m writing to invite you to an All-Day NYC Marathon Fundraising Open House in the Women’s Center (Baker 403) on October, 27th. My name is Emily Burns; some of you may know me from my time as an undergrad in … Continue reading

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5 Empowering Songs to Play on Friday

      Fridays are my favorite day of the week. In the classroom or in the workplace, everyone is just a little bit happier because the week is done and the weekend is on its way. Looking for a way … Continue reading

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Why Everyone Needs to Talk about Laverne Cox

Women have made strides in recent society today, such as raising awareness for equality. But, there are certain groups that remain poorly represented and misunderstood in the media. Actress, model and spokeswoman Laverne Cox sheds light on transgender individuals in … Continue reading

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Voices Heard: Women in Rock-n-Roll

To quote Peter, Paul, and Mary, “I dig rock-n-roll music.” My spirits lifts when I lift the needle, gently place it down on the record, adjust the volume and let the music stream through the crackle of my record player. … Continue reading

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