Upcoming Events

The Women's Center hosts a number of events during the semester. Registration for some events can be found on ENGAGE@KU, links will be included when available.

Friday, January 29th

11:59 pm

Gender & Sexual Minorities Conference Proposals DUE

Information regarding the 4th Annual GSM including links to proposal submissions can be found here.

Wednesday, February 3rd

12pm-2pm

OM 126 & OM 4

Inclusion Centers Meet & Greet

Stop by the Women's Center and the LGBTQ+ Resource Center to learn more about the services offered. Meet the staff and learn about our events and student organizations. 

Friday, February 12th

10am-4pm

Zoom

4th Annual Gender & Sexual Minorities Conference 

Our conference theme this year is Activism: Lead, Give, Build, Teach, Question, Initiate, Advocate. To learn more, go to the GSM Conference webpage

Wednesday, February 17th

12 pm Journaling & discussion
1 pm The Body You Love Activity
2 pm Loving your body intimately discussion
Zoom ID: 954 3790 6777
Passcode: LYB

Love Your Body Day

Join the Women’s Center GA, Trisha, for an afternoon of loving yourself. The afternoon will include activities and discussions on loving your body, and loving your body in intimate ways. Attendees will be offered a personalized body-positive wallpaper for their phones!

Wednesday, February 24th
7:00 pm
Zoom ID: 957 8214 7287

Queer Black History Jeopardy Game

In collaboration with the LGBTQ+ Resource Center and the Multicultural Center, we bring you a Queer Black History trivia game night with prizes! Follow the clues on our Inclusion Centers and clubs Instagram accounts. More info on: https://www.instagram.com/womenscenterku/

Wednesday, March 3rd

1pm-2pm

Zoom ID 996 2541 8214

Uplifting Women in the Workplace

This program will touch on sexism and microaggressions in a workplace. This will include a discussion on our own
experiences, how to support ourselves and each other through negative behaviors towards women. Cristina Terraces, Career Development Center GA, will also present how women can move up in their jobs, be successful and feel a sense of empowerment

Wednesday, March 3rd

3pm-4pm

Zoom ID: 952 4314 1400

Mid-Week Meditation

Be here in the present and enjoy an hour-long self-care and meditation session.

Runs biweekly. 

Friday, March 5th

1pm-2pm

Zoom ID: 943 4502 3939

Feminist Friday
Topic: What Do You Do to De-Stress
Activity: Feminist Coloring Pages

Monday, March 8th

11am-2pm

Outside MSU

5pm-6pm

Zoom ID: 970 2081 3001

International Women's Day

Join us as we celebrate International Women’s Day! This year’s theme is: Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world. We will celebrate how “womanhood” and selfcare is experienced around the globe from 11 am-2 pm
At 5 pm, join the student staff for a journey of “Discovering yourFemininity” via zoom

Wednesday, March 17th

3pm-4pm

Zoom ID: 952 4314 1400

Mid-Week Meditation

Be here in the present and enjoy an hour-long self-care and meditation session.

Runs biweekly.

Tuesday, March 30th

7pm-9:30pm

Women's Empowerment Day

TBD

Wednesday, March 31st

TBD

Transgender Day of Visibility

TBD

Wednesday, March 31st

3pm-4pm

Zoom ID: 970 2081 3001

Mid-Week Meditation

Be here in the present and enjoy an hour-long self-care and meditation session.

Runs biweekly.

April 2nd-April 8th

It's On Us Week of Action & "What Were You Wearing Project"

Thursday, April 8th

11am-1pm

Alumni Plaza

Clothesline Project

Rows of t-shirts provide a visual demonstration about domestic and sexual violence. Survivors and friends can decorate t-shirts as a way to express their emotions, healing, and tell their stories. 

Thursday, April 8th 

2pm-4pm

AF 103

The Escalation Workshop

This workshop, designed by the One Love Foundation, is designed to help recognize and understand the signs of abuse in a relationship. Workshop consists of a 40 minute video followed by a discussion.

Thursday, April 8th

6pm-8pm

Alumni Plaza

Take Back the Night

Survivors of sexual violence and abuse come together to speak out and share their stories on this powerful night. We honor the survivors with poetry, a candlelight vigil, and a campus march.

Friday, April 9th

1pm-2pm

Zoom ID: 943 4502 3939

Feminist Friday
Topic: Painting the Picture of Intersectionality
Activity: Canvas Painting

Wednesday, April 14th

3pm-4pm

Zoom ID: 970 2081 3001

Mid-Week Meditation

Be here in the present and enjoy an hour-long self-care and meditation session.

Runs biweekly.

Thursday, April 27th

TBD

Lesbian Visibility Day

TBD

Friday, April 30th

1pm-2pm

Zoom ID: 943 4502 3939

Feminist Friday
Topic: What Is Beauty?
Activity: Painting pencil cup/make-up brush cup

Sunday, May 2nd

Date & Time TBD

Lavender Graduation

Help us celebrate our students graduating this semester! Lavender Graduation highlights students from the LGBTQ Center, the Women's Center, Allies, and FMLA.