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WELCOME TO THE WOMEN’S CENTER

The NC State Women’s Center is one of four Campus Community Centers (along with the GLBT Center, Multicultural Student Affairs, and the African American Cultural Center) housed under the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity (OIED).

The mission of the Women’s Center is to build and create a community of authentic and engaged allies and leaders to pursue gender equity and social justice; enhancing the campus climate through education, advocacy, support and leadership development.

2019 Womxn of Color Retreat

 

The Womxn of Color Retreat (WOCR) focuses on awareness-building, reflection and actualization. Sponsored by the NC State Women’s Center and campus partners, WOCR serves any self-identified womxn of color, inclusive of cis, trans, femme, and gender-queer Latinx and/or Hispanic, Indigenous and/or Native, Black, African, Asian, Pacific Islander, Desi American and those of any multiracial group at NC State University.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Jan
28
Tue
Bystander Behavior 101 @ Women's Center Lounge
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join the Movement Peer Educators to connect to YOUR role as a bystander and identify ways that YOU can intervene to make our community a safer place given the obstacles students face.

Feb
9
Sun
Healthy Relationships Week
Feb 9 all-day
Feb
12
Wed
Healthy Relationships 101 @ Women's Center Lounge
Feb 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join the Movement Peer Educators as they provide participants with introductory information regarding healthy relationships. Participants will recognize the differences between healthy and unhealthy relationships, know that healthy relationships are attainable and become aware of resources available in regards to relationship violence.

Feb
14
Fri
Candy, Condoms, Consent @ Talley Student Union Lobby
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join The Movement Peer Educators as they come together to raise awareness about sexual safety and consent as part of Valentine’s Day festivities. This event will take place in Talley from 11am- 3pm. Free candy and condoms will be provided at their table and the Movement will be around to promote the importance of receiving consent. In addition, the Movement will be able to share on- and off- campus resources that can help students if they, or someone they know, has experienced a sexual assault.

Feb
17
Mon
A Week on the Couch with Audre
Feb 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
On the Couch with Audre
Feb 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

GET INVOLVED

One of the main functions of the NC State Women’s Center is to help connect students form a community of engaged allies and leaders. We do this through our many programmatic offerings including large scale events, small group discussions, and awareness campaigns that promote gender equity and social justice.

There are many ways to get involved with the Women’s Center, including becoming a trained peer-educator, participating in small group cohorts, and becoming a volunteer or intern. For more details on any of our standing events below, please check out the calendar or subscribe to our weekly newsletter below.

IN THE NEWS

Check out our latest articles and stories from the Diversity Digest and NC State News.

The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.

The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.