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Nominations for Women of Distinction Awards Are Open!

Nominations are open for the Women of Distinction Celebration.  Nominations are due Friday, February 1st.  Individuals are encouraged to nominate women in the community who have made impacts on their colleagues, students, etc. who's presence helps make this community the best it can be. 

The Theme of This Year's Celebration is "Let Equality Bloom." 

For more information on the event and nominating, check out the event page!


Vivian Winston Scholarship for Mothers

The Vivian Winston Scholarship awards funds, historically ranging from $1,500-$4,000, to assist mothers attending Eastern Washington University, Gonzaga University, Washington State University: Spokane, Whitworth University, or the Community Colleges of Spokane with tuition and child care. The scholarship is named in honor of one of Women Helping Women Fund’s founders who worked through her life to remove barriers for women and children.

Applications should be completed by March 18, 2019.

Click here to go to the application page.

InQueery 2019 Call For Student Involvement

Want to be involved in next year's InQueery Symposium? Find out how and email The G.I.E.S.O.R.C at Be a part of a event that highlights and uplifts queer work and scholarship! 

Queer Intersections Association Presents:
Reel Shady Film Festival

Date: February 23rd, 2019
Time: 12:00PM-10:00PM
Location: Todd 230

Join us for a celebration of Queer folx of color through an artistic medium showcasing the vastness of people in within the community!

Cougar Safe Rides is Live!
Hours of Operation are as follows:
Thursdays 8pm-12am
Friday-Saturday 9pm-3am

To get a safe ride home during these times, call WSU-267-SAFE.

To learn more about the program, go to their website, or email a program leader:

Current Meeting Times and Locations for Coalition for Women Students Organizations: 

Association of Pacific and Asian Women
Fridays at 5pm in Wilson-Short Hall, rm. 5

Thursdays at 6pm in CUE 316

Queer People of Color and Allies (QPOCA)
Wednesdays at 6pm in the Women*s Center Lounge

Mujeres Unidas
Tuesdays at 4:15 in Todd 204

Black Women's Caucus
Wednesdays at 5:15pm in CUE 319

N.A.W.A (Native American Women's Association)
Wednesdays at 5pm in Cleveland 21A



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