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Congratulations Ann Brown! Our Empowering Women Award Recipient!

This past Saturday, February 6, the Women’s Center, Bobcat Athletics, and the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program celebrated our 6th annual celebration of OHIO Women Leaders. The event took place at the OU Women’s basketball game against Northern Illinois … Continue reading

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Who stays home with the kids?

Before the advent of the second wave of feminism (in the 1960s and 70s), women were pushed to choose between motherhood and a professional career. The second wave of feminism sought to change by arguing that women, like men, are entitled … Continue reading

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Meet the new “Editor in Chief”

Hello, readers!      I’m Anna, a new member of the Women’s Center Staff, and I will be working on the blog this year. Last year I blogged for Thread Magazine here at OU and enjoyed it thoroughly. I am very excited … Continue reading

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Gender Justice and The Feminist Movement

For most folks, I think a general definition of feminism would refer to the liberation of women and girls. Building upon that, I think most feminists would agree that the liberation of individuals within other oppressed groups is equally important. … Continue reading

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Meet the Editor

Hi everyone! I’m Ashley E. Osborne, and I am the Editor-in-Chief of The Ohio University Women’s Center blog for the 2013-14 academic year! I am a junior Strategic Communication major, earning a minor in Spanish. Last fall, I served as … Continue reading

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Meet Our Survivor Advocacy Program Graduate Assistant!

My name is LaKendra Johnson and I’m originally from Cleveland, OH. After graduating in 2007, I attended Ohio University and completed my Bachelor degree in Journalism in 2011 – my major was magazine journalism with a minor in psychology. Currently, … Continue reading

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Hello Bobcats!

Hello Bobcats! I’m Monisha Mukhija, the Graduate Assistant here at the Women’s Center. I am from Bombay, India, but came to the States in 2007 for my undergraduate education at Denison University. So this is my first year at OU and … Continue reading

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