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.

WED, JAN 31st    3:00 - 6:00 pm at Boxwood House

BOXWOOD WINTER WELCOME

Join the Boxwood House Staff for Coffee, Cookies and Crafts at our Open House Event. The campus community is invited to tour our centers, meet our staff, and see all we have to offer at this festive event.

FRI,  FEB 2nd     2:00 - 3:00 pm at Boxwood House

FEMINIST FRIDAY KICK OFF

Join the women’s center staff to start your weekend right with fun and interactive crafts, journaling, and a variety of topics and activities with a feminist twist.

This Week's Topic is "Waves of Feminism"

Follow our Instagram for more: @womenscenterku

Mondays in February starting 

Mon,  FEB 5th     2:00 - 3:00 pm at Boxwood House

WOMEN'S CENTER BOOK CLUB - Chanel Miller's "Know My Name"

“Know My Name” is a Memoir by Chanel Miller, formally known as Emily Doe. 

Join us at the Women Center in Boxwood House as we hold discussion-based meetings! 

Sign up to attend through engage or our instagram @womenscenterku and receive a free book. 

FRI, FEB 16th   2:00 - 3:00 pm at Boxwood House

FEMINIST FRIDAY 

Join the Women’s Center Staff to start your weekend right with fun and interactive crafts, journaling, and a variety of topics and activities with a feminist twist.

This Week's Topic is "Galentines:  Be Your Own Valentine"

Follow our Instagram for more: @womenscenterku

THURS,  FEB 22nd     2:00 p.m. at  MSU 218

WOMEN'S CENTER SPEAKER - UJIMA CONFERENCE CLOSING KEYNOTE:

WANJIKU "WAWA" GATHERU 

Environmental Justice Warrier, Rhodes Scholar & Founder of Black Girl Environmentalist.  Black Girl Environmentalist is a national organization dedicated to addressing the pathway and retention issue in the climate movement for Black girls, women and gender-expansive people.

Sponsored by the Dr. Constance P. Dent & Dr. Ann Gundry Distinguished Speaker series in collaboration with the KU Women's Center & the Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program

THURS, MAR 7th   6:00 p.m.  in  MSU 218

WOMENS HISTORY MONTH SPEAKER:    CHANEL MILLER 

Survivor, Artist and New York Times Best Selling Author of “Know My Name”.

Sponsored by the Dr. Constance P Dent and Dr Ann Gundry Distinguished Speaker Series in collaboration with the KU Women's Center & the Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program

Be sure to check out our other fun events!

FMLA - Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance Weekly Meeting

Tuesdays @ 11am, Boxwood House

FMLA, the Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance, is an activist group that focuses on issues such as self-empowerment, gender equality, freedom of choice, domestic violence, and sexual abuse.