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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.

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
Field Facilitators Open Call

 

The application for Field Facilitators for the 2019 Womxn of Color Retreat (WOCR) is open!  WOCR Field Facilitators are five essential staff, faculty, and/or community members at NC State and/or surrounding universities who are committed to serving womxn of color. Facilitators will have a preset curriculum to guide through them through the weekend and to facilitate maximum engagement with their sister circle groups of no more than 10 NC State self-identified womxn of color ranging from 1st year to doctoral students.

2018/2019 HIGHLIGHTS

What’s Happening with Title IX?

What’s Happening with Title IX?

On November 16, 2018, the U.S. Department of Education, led by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, issued proposed changes to Title IX that could affect how schools handle allegations of sexual harassment and assault.

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Editorial Opinion: Impact Versus Intent

Editorial Opinion: Impact Versus Intent

Erin Elliot, a a second-year graduate student in educational psychology and a graduate assistant in Multicultural Student Affairs, writes the following editorial about NC State’s campus community centers, viewed as cherished safe spaces for the Wolfpack family.

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GET INVOLVED

One of the main functions of the NC State Women’s Center is to help our students connect and form community. The staff of the Center advises and supports student organizations and also keeps students engaged and aware of what’s happening on campus, many times through our ongoing clubs and opportunities for engagement and growth.

Below you will find an example of the months of recognition, symposiums, and standing events from the Women’s Center this past year.  For details on our 2019/2020 events, please check out the calendar beginning in August.

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.