Founded in 1974, the Women’s Center was established to:
Dismantle, from a feminist perspective, all forms of oppression, including but not limited to those based on ability, age, class, ethnicity, gender, race, and sexual orientation.
Advocate for an equitable environment free from violence and harassment based on gender, race, and sexual orientation.
Create an anti-racist, non-sexist, queer-affirmative space where all people can feel valued and safe.
Facilitate and strengthen connections among people across lines of difference through programming and educational campaigns.
Integrate an appreciation of Women's Gender and Multicultural Studies across the disciplines.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
What's the Deal with the Equal Signs on Facebook?
In light of these two cases, HRC asked gay rights supporters to "paint the town red," literally. Immediately after their announcement on face Facebook, thousands of people began wearing red and changed their profile picture to a red HRC logo.
If you want to find out more about how the cases are going, HRC has posted audio tracks of the court cases on their blog here.