Events and Programs
The Women's Center offers a variety of events and programs throughout the year. Whether it is one of our signature programs such as the Empower Leadership Retreat or an awareness event, we have something that is sure to interest you.
'Only With Consent' Workshop
Tuesday, September 27th 7:30pm KIPJ A-C
Interactive workshop on healthy relationships, consent, and sexual violence prevention. More information found here.
First Year Women Rock Discussion Group
Tuesday, Sept 27th 5:30-7pm SLP 412
Come develop bonds of sisterhood while exploring gender-related issues. First Year Women Rock serves as a community for all new students to USD who identify as women. Dinner is included!
Nothing Bundt Feminism
Friday, Sept 30th 12:00pm-3:00pm SLP 420
Join us for some delicious desserts and casual conversation ranging from equal pay to Beyonce!
Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop
Tuesday, Nov 29th 5:30-8:00pm SLP 412
Join us for a workshop designed to give college women the skills and confidence to negotiate for the salaries they deserve! Dinner included. RSVP to email@example.com
Women's Herstory Month
Each time a girl opens a book and finds a womanless history, she learns she is worth less." - Myra Pollack Sadker
Celebrate women, while learning about the many contributions women have made throughout history. Last year's theme focused on women's contributions to social justice work in the past and present.
- Women's Herstory Month Art Exhibit
- Workshops & Discussions
Over the course of her working life, a woman will earn roughly $1 million less than a man - simply because she is a woman. Learn more about addressing the wage gap at these events.
- Equal Pay Day
- Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshops
Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Learn more about resources available for those impacted by relationship violence such as Campus Assault Resources & Education (CARE). Participate in awareness raising events, teaching folks how to spot red flags in relationships such as;
- Red Flag Campaign
- Panel Discussions