Welcome to the website for the Yale Women’s Center! Here you can find the Center’s constitution, our board members’ contact information, materials related to the Amy Rossborough Fellowship, descriptions of our residence groups, answers to frequently asked questions, and upcoming events.
Updated information can always be found at our Facebook page.
If you cannot find what you need here, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, concerns, comments, or suggestions that you might have. Alternatively, stop into the Center located at 198 Elm Street on Sunday-Thursday from 4-10 pm to meet our staffers, stock up on supplies, attend our events, or bring your thoughts to a live person. We’re always looking for more people to get involved and would love to hear your input.
Due April 1st at 11:59 pm.
Find the application here: https://docs.google.com/a/yale.edu/document/d/1EugVN_Dj-q0j-fueftsJLtj4ZUhKNPpnE7FeIpRW0hs/
Or email us at email@example.com to request a copy.
Announcing the winners of…
FEMINISM TODAY: A Yale Women’s Center essay and art competition
3rd Place: Olivia Klevorn for “The Dishonest Feminist”
People’s Choice Award: “We Can All Do It” by Houriyah Tegally and Julia Jenjezwa
1st Place: “White Woman Syndrome” by Joey Lew
See all of the entries here: http://yalewomenscenter.tumblr.com/
A Yale Women’s Center essay and art competition
The Yale Women’s Center is sponsoring an essay and art competition
addressing any of the following questions:
-“Where do you see or want to see feminism in your communities?”
-“Why do you identify as a feminist?”
-“How is feminism relevant to the lives of Yale students today?”
Submissions are due to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 pm
on Friday, February 21, 2014.
Essay 1st Place – $350
Essay 2nd Place – $100
Essay 3rd Place – $50
Art 1st Place – $250
Art People’s Choice – $250
Open to all undergraduates
Essays should be between 500 and 750 words. Art submissions may include
visual art, video, comics, and sculpture. If in doubt of your art project’s
eligibility, email email@example.com. Art submissions will be
displayed on the Women’s Center Facebook page for voting. The “People’s
Choice” category will be determined by the post with the largest number of
“likes” at 11:59 pm on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. The Yale Women’s
Center reserves the right to publish all submissions online or in print and
display submissions in the Center.
The Women’s Center is making a few staffing changes for the Spring 2014 semester. We’re very happy to welcome Catherine Wall as our newest staffer to replace Laura Kellman, who will now be a board member. Board Member Isra Syed will be taking a semester off to work at the U.S. State Department. Good luck Isra!