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2017-2018 Events


Free CeCe Screening & Talkback
​Trans rights activists LaSaia Wade and CeCe McDonald speaking on a panel after a screening of Free CeCe!
Free CeCe Screening & Talkback
Community members at the screening of Free CeCe!
Invisible No More
Activist Andrea Ritchie facilitating a workshop around her recent book, Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color.
Invisible No More
​Community members at the Invisible No More talk-back.
Dandelions in the Concrete
​Community members at Dandelions in the Concrete
Lifting As They Climbed
​Community members at a talk-back with Mariama Kaba and Essence McDowell, authors of Lifting As They Climbed.
Take Back The Night
Setting up the art display for our annual Take Back The Night events​
Take Back The Night
​Community members witness the stories and art of survivors of sexual violence at Take Back The Night
Take Back The Night
Community members watch performances at Take Back The Night
Black Panther Panel
St​aff, students, and faculty after holding a panel on Black Panther and its implications in gender roles, colonialism, and Black liberation
Mindfulness Practices
​Community members hanging out in our space after a mindfulness practices worksop
Internation Women's Day
Palestinian folksinger Mary Hazboun performs at our International Women's Day event with an accompanying oud player
Parents As Disruptors
Parents of Chicago Public Schools students discussing their experiences with organizing to demand better schools for their communities
Celebration
​Community members celebrating a birthday
Zapatos Rojos
Paintings donated shoes red for the 'Zapatos Rojos' art installation
Everyday
​Students hanging out in our space
Take Back The Night
Community member performing at a Take Back The Night event​
Take Back The Night
​Students marching on campus in support of sexual violence survivors
Take Back The Night

Below you can see what we were up to at the Women's Center in the 2017-2018 academic school year. Click on any of the flyers to enlarge.

End of Year Luncheon
Fifty Shades of Eroticism
Spring 2018 Book Club

Dandelions in the Concrete
The Truth About SESTA
Black Panther Panel

Youth Dandelions in the Concrete
Healing Practices NADA Circle
GRRRL House Archive Opening

Take Back The Night
Take Back The Night
Healing Arts

Lifting As They Climbed
Mindfulness Practices
International Women's Day

WQ18 Dandelions in the Concrete
WQ18 Parents As Disruptors
Healing Practices

Winter 2018 Book Club
Invisible No More
Building Everyday Coalitions

#MeToo: A Moment or a Movement
#MeToo Community Gathering
Practices of Healing

Parents As Disruptors
The Selkie
AQ17 Dandelions in the Concrete

Free CeCe Screening & Talkback
AQ17 Book Club
Community Writing Circle