Women's Resource Center

Events

What Does Consent Look Like. Come and learn more about healthy relationships and how to be an ally.  For more information, contact Julia Cuneo at liaacuneo@gmail.com. Event will be Wednesday, November 12 from 5-7 pm in Kochoff B in the University Center. Sponsored by Haven, Voice for Choice, Women in Learning and Leadership, and the Women’s Resource Center.

 

Wayne County SAFE Sexual Assault Awareness and Education Meeting is Tuesday, November 18, 2014 from 12:30-2 pm in Kochoff Hall A, University Center.  WC SAFE founder and executive director Kimberly Hurst and survivor advocates will be speaking about the services WC SAFE provides along with the impact of sexual assault within our community. Hosted by POL/WGST/CRJ 362: Women, Politics, and the Law with Professor Nancy Kursman, and the Women’s Resource Center. Refreshments provided.

 

Elect Her-Campus Women Win! is Friday, November 21 from 11:30 am-4:30 pm in the Michigan Room of Fairlane Center South.  Are you interested in taking on a leadership role in your student organization or in the community? Thinking about running for Student Government? Considering the possibility of running for city, state, or national political office sometime in the future?  Then ELECT HER – CAMPUS WOMEN WIN is for you! You will hear from elected officials and campus leaders.  Lunch is provided.  Registration is Mandatory-contact Lee Savage in the Women's Resource Center at alsavage@umich.edu.  Registration deadline is November 14.

 

Auditions for V-Day University of Michigan-Dearborn “The Vagina Monologues” 2015.

The Women's Resource Center, in partnership with V-Day, will be hosting the production of Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues on February 12-13, 2015. This special benefit performance is presented this year as part of V-Day’s campaign ONE BILLION RISING: REVOLUTION, a global initiative that began two years ago as a call for women survivors of violence to Rise and demand an end to violence.  In 2015, Risings will focus on highlighting, creating and envisioning new, brave and radical artistic initiatives to bring in the new revolutionary world of equality, dignity and freedom for all women and girls.

 

Auditions will be held:

Monday, November 17 from 5-10 pm in 1227 UC

Tuesday, November 18 from 12:30-3:30 pm in 2190 UC

Thursday, November 20 from 4-10 pm in 2190 UC

NO ACTING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! UM-Dearborn students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to participate. For more information about V-Day and ways to get involved, email us at V-Day-UMD@umich.edu.  Check out the V-Day UM-Dearborn 2015 Facebook page: facebook.com/vdayumd2015.

 

Free HIV/AIDS/STI Testing offered monthly.  Testing provided by ACCESS in the InCLUDE office, 2122 UC.  Dates: November 11, December 9, January 13, February 10, March 10, and April 14.  Time: 12-4 pm. Sponsored by the InCLUDE and the Women’s Resource Center.