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Special Events this Month:
Action team Meetings:
|State of women's health in Oregon
Start Smart Training
More info coming soon!
Thursday, May 16th
12:00-2:00pm, location to be announced.
AAUW and the WAGE Project offer $tart $mart Campus Negotiation Workshops that provide college women who are approaching the job market the knowledge and skills to negotiate salaries and benefits. AAUW and WAGE have already reached over 125 campuses with this dynamic program.
Friday, May 24th
10:00-1:00, WRC Lounge
Work to create ties with Veterans' Student Services and recruit members. Determine goals to address during the year with the WRC Director and hold events as well as create programming materials that outreach to women veterans. Will have weekly/bi-weekly meetings with members.
Friday, May 2nd and 17th
9:00-10:00am, WRC Lounge
Contact: Cindy Lowry
Work to provide a safe space for women of color and their allies to focus solely on developing events that address the unique issues of women of color. It is an opportunity to network and build an empowered community of women of color at Portland State University.
Friday, May 2nd and 17th
12:30-1:30PM, WRC Lounge
Contact: Danielle Huxley
Work to support the rights of people to make their own decisions about their own reproductive and sexual health, and to have access to knowledge and resources to help make those decisions. Develop goals and hold events on campus and produce materials which engage students in relevant issues of reproductive justice. Meets weekly
Meets every friday
1:00-1:30PM, WRC Lounge
Contact: Shilpa Esther and Sofia Ellis-Curry
MitM is dedicated to engaging men in feminism. We accomplish this by building community, raising awareness, and encouraging men to be part of the solution in ending men’s violence against all women. Visit our facebook page at www.facebook.com/MenInTheMovement.
Contact: C.J. Smith
Work to address issues of body image and eating disorder awareness on campus. Create programming materials which outreach to students as well as hold events and weekly meetings.
Contact: Hannah Hibbs
Survey current practices and suggest sustainable improvements. Create ties between the Office of Sustainability and the WRC while working with the WRC Director. Identify and share connections with social sustainability, environmental sustainability, and women. Create programming materials as well as hold weekly/bi-weekly meetings with members.
Bring your knitting, crochet, sewing and gripes. Share skills, ideas and thoughts. Everyone is welcome. Yarn and needles are also available for beginners or those in need. All crafts are welcome and are not restricted to yarn or string. Sponsored by the Women's Resource Center. For more information call (503) 725-5672.
Meets every Wednesday
Noon-1:00pm, WRC Lounge
A PSU CAPS Counselor is at the WRC for free consultations about any questions or stresses you might be dealing
2:00-2:50pm, WRC Lounge
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