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What are Pop Culture Pop Ups?! The Golden Globes: Black Out and Oprah
A blog post written by student staff member, Sydney. It’s official! The Women’s Center has a new ongoing event starting this spring semester. What is it you ask? Pop Culture Pop Ups!...
January 22, 2018
A reflection by student staff member, Marie, on her personal journey to becoming a feminist and beginning the process of raising her own daughters as feminists. I am not usually one to make...
December 11, 2017
Fatness. Fitness. Feminism.
A reflection by student staff member, Sydney, about her experiences with body image, working out, and how these things connect with her feminism and self love. Trigger Warning: This blog deals...
November 21, 2017
Me too. And now what?
The following is a guest post from UMBC alumna Juliette Seymour, MCS and GWST ’14, who was both inspired and incensed by the recent “Me Too” campaign. Although this widespread social media...
October 25, 2017
What You Need to Know About The Monument Quilt
Get ready for Critical Social Justice: Rise with our What You Need to Know series. Written by Sydney Phillips. Check out The Monument Quilt Display flyer here. Last year, Critical Social...
October 17, 2017
The Socialization of Women in Math: Who’s aware?
Student staff member Sydney has had a rocky relationship with math throughout her life. As a graduate student in the Applied Sociology program at UMBC she began to rethink her relationship with...
October 10, 2017
Critical Social Justice: Rise Events
Take a look at all of the events lined up for Critical Social Justice: Rise. We are also constantly adding events from partners, so stay tuned for more updates to this page as they come! Click...
September 6, 2017
Feminist Road Tripping
A reflection written by Women’s Center director, Jess Myers, tag-teamed with friend, Priscilla. A few weeks ago, my dear friend, Priscilla, and I headed out on a road trip of a lifetime through...
August 15, 2017
“I’m a Water Dancer, Mom!”: On Bodies and Baltimore’s Premier Water Ballet
That’s me! And my body. A reflection on body acceptance and positivity while being a part of a water ballet by Special Projects Coordinator, Amelia Meman. I tend to not write about...
July 17, 2017
Co-Opting the Message: How Companies Are Not Our Friends
A reflection by student staff member Shira Devorah By now, many of us have heard of that Pepsi ad with Kendall Jenner appropriating the Black Lives Matter movement. Immediately after the...
May 9, 2017
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