Join us as we celebrate our 40 years of service to the women and men of UMKC and the Kansas City community! Founded in 1971 as the Women’s Resource Service in the Division of Continuing Education, the UMKC Women’s Center is one of the oldest campus-based women’s centers in the U.S. and the second [...]
Join us for Open House / Quilts on the Quad! Saturday, October 1st ~ 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Help us kick off our yearlong celebration of the UMKC Women’s Center’s 40th Anniversary. Stop by for some light refreshments, learn about our history and upcoming events, and sample the custom blend coffee created for the [...]
Looking for something to do this summer? Stop by the UMKC Women’s Center and become part of the Women’s Center forever! Under the guidance of local textile artist Nedra Bonds, you will create a 12×12” quilt square that will become part of the Women’s Equity Quilt and permanently installed in the Women’s Center in honor of [...]
What: An exhibition of rare African art from the collection of Dr. Ray Lake of Kansas City, MO in the Deluce Gallery at Northwest Missouri State University. Additionally, lectures on African Art to be given by Dr. Maude Wahlman and Dr. I Murphy Lewis. Exhibit: April 4 – April 24, 2011 Dr. Maude Wahlman Lecture April 4, 2011, [...]
Missouri ACE Network American Council of Education Kansas City Regional Event Thursday, March 31, 2011 “Choosing Your Place in the Academy” Park University 8700 NW River Park Dr Parkville MO 64152 Click here to download a flyer with the agenda and more information.
Friday, April 08, 2011 4:00 – 5:00 pm Reception 5:00 – 6:00 pm Mantillas y Rebozos Guadalupe Center 1015 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez, Kansas City, MO 64108 This program is FREE, but registration is required. Mantillas y Rebozos: Hispanic Women’s Views on Sexuality is designed to encourage participants to look beyond their preconceived notions when considering [...]
March is Women’s History Month! UMKC’s Women’s & Gender Studies Program, Women’s Center, and other groups are putting on a host of events to celebrate. Here’s a list of events scheduled March 1-12. For events later in the month, check out the Women’s Center’s event calendar. Book Display: Gender and 19th Century German Literature. March [...]