September 21, 2015
April 29, 2015
Organized by the Sexual Violence Prevention Coalition and supported by the Gender Violence and Social Change program at the Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center and the ...
April 16, 2015
Left to right: Jaronda Miller (director of Global Outreach, Engaged Scholarship and YWLP Outreach and Operations at the Women's Center), Sharon Davie (director of the Women's Center), Winx Lawrence (director of the Young Women Leaders Program), Carrie Daniel (YWLP facilitator and intern for YWLP Cameroon), Caroline Berinyuy (founder of YWLP Cameroon...
March 26, 2015
Story by: Alaina Segura
A bustling, diverse crowd in a full room of Minor Hall was in attendance for a lecture at the end of February, presented by the ...
March 26, 2015
Story and photos by: Helen McLaughlinKaren Myers and her husband, Jim, own Roxie Daisy, 101 Water St E.
While living in Richmond, Karen and her husband, Jim, opened Roxie Daisy, a supremely...
March 06, 2015
Women's Center 2010-2011 Intern and Staff Team
(Taken May 2011 - Betsy is second from right, first row)
Story by: Sammy Scheman
In honor of the beginning of ...
February 04, 2015
Stories by: Alaina Segura and Sophia Socarras
During the last two weeks of January, the University of Virginia and Charlottesville communities hosted a series of events to commemorate the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The years 2014 and 2015 have marked the 150th anniversary of the 13th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, which formally abolished slavery, and the 50th anniversaries of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Each of these milestones gave a voice to...
November 18, 2014
Story and photos by: Helen McLaughlinKelly Cox, left; Merrill Woodriff, right “In a way, bend has guided us and shown us what the needs are in our community. I'm glad that we can provide a safe place for pregnant women and new mothers,” said Merrill, who, at the time of this interview, was pregnant with her third...
November 12, 2014
Story by: Olivia KnottConference participant writes down the suggestions proposed by each group.
As I sat in my chair looking over the agenda for the Oct. 27 conference, “...
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