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Women’s Center 20th Anniversary
100,000 Stories: Which One Is Yours?

20th anniversary video

UMBC Women's Center 20th Anniversary Documentary from stefanie m. mavronis on Vimeo.

Past 2012 Events

Off Campus Commuter Services – Breakfast
Feb 21st from 8:30-1-:30 2012
Commons, Main Street
We’re bringing the Women’s Center 20th Anniversary and breakfast to you commuters!

The Korneman Lecture
February 27th at 4pm
Location TBD
Join Kathy E. Davis as she speaks to Feminism as Traveling Theory: The Case of Our Bodies, Ourselves

President’s Commission for Women: Mentoring Tea
March 7th at noon
Women’s Center Lounge
Mentors are everywhere and their stories are inspiring. Join a UMBC woman mentor for tea and encouragement.

1 out of 100,000: The Importance of One
March 14th from 4-6pm
UC Ballroom
At this capstone event, hear how the story of one student called others to make a difference.
Light reception included.

Women in Technology: 2nd Annual Spring into Leadership Event
April 4th, 6:30-8pm
University Center, 3rd Floor
More details to come

Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day
April 25th
University Center
Look out for the 20th anniversary logo on posters and presentations related to women and gender issues!

Closing Picnic
May 9th at 12noon
Women’s Center Backyard
Help us end our celebration by creating one last memory during our 20th anniversary year.
Free lunch to the first 150 people.

The Spring Semester will also include the debut of the Women’s Center 20th Anniversary digital story telling documentary and the creation of a 20th Anniversary Memory Quilt. Be on the lookout for more details throughout the semester!

Thank you to our many co-sponsors and supporters! Without you our 20th Anniversary would be incomplete!

UMBC’s Office of Undergraduate Education, The Commons, Chartwells, CommonVision, Gender and Women’s Studies, The President’s Commission for Women, The Albin O. Kuhn Library, University Health Services, The Theatre Department, UMBC Homecoming, The Office of Student Life, Office Campus Student Services, URCAD, CWIT, UMBC Magazine, and the Women’s Center Advisory Board

Archive of 20th Anniversary Fall Events

flickr stream of Fall Events

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20th Anniversary Kick-Off Picnic
Women’s Center Backyard
Free lunch for the first 150 people

100,000 Stories: A Selection of Women Photographers from the UMBC Photography Collections
Albin O. Kuhn Library, Rotunda
Reception included after welcoming remarks

Evening Event Honoring Domestic Violence Awareness Month
The Commons Main Street
Honor the stories of those impacted by relationship violence.
Guest Speaker: Bill Mitchell

Women’s Center Homecoming Open House
Women’s Center
A reception and a walk down memory lane

Giving Back on Our Birthday: A Service Project
Provide much needed help and support at a local women’s shelter

Out to the Theatre!
A special event to honor the importance of stories sponsored through the Theatre Department

Contact Information

The Commons, Room 004
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
410-455-2714 (voice)
410-455-1167 (fax)

Division of Undergraduate Academic Affairs