As someone interested in both the representation of women in media and in a career in the field, I was so excited when I saw that a new society had been set up this year for Women in Media.
Cambridge University Women in Media is a student-run, non-profit organisation deed to inspire and assist female and non-binary students interested in a career in all media industries. At the heart of what we do is hosting a diverse range of speakers to discuss their personal experiences in media and thereby inspire and advise the next generation of female and non-binary professionals.
The construction of a culinary school is no easy feat. She was elected to the Massachusetts House of Representatives in after serving the people of Cambridge as Mayor the second woman to be elected to that positionVice Mayor, City Councillor, and School Committee member.
Download Last Month's Calendar. To persevere in the face of this massive undertaking is quite impressive, but when Roberta put her mind to something she was unstoppable, just like many of her colleagues and students. CV workshop events will also be on the agenda for those who are focused on the career aspect. The goal is to contribute to the empowerment of women and the creation of a just society.
us as we venture over the border to Union Square and grab some tapas as Casa B. Subscribe Subscribe By Get every new post delivered right to your inbox. Trauma Support and Discussion Group. Trauma Survivors. All collective members, students, and teachers were women. Women in Cambridge is emerging this spring stronger, more vibrant, and more fun than ever!
Pizza provided. Bring friends and colleagues, meet people from other City departments, get moving, and learn fun and interesting facts about City neighborhoods! Learn about different kinds of wellness skills from Life Coach Ketsia and choose one thing to try. Snack on some Cambodian fare and learn about the exciting relationship between Cambridge and Cambodia.
It also aims to provide female students with valuable networking opportunities with like-minded students and alumni. We are also currently discussing ideas around organising an art show which looks at the way female and NB bodies are presented in media — if anyone is interested in being involved do let us know! For general questions about our services, call See our calendar below for groups and workshops that are meeting this month. Learn More. Please bear with us! RSVP required. Resources: St. The film recounts the stories of women who fought for their own equality, and in the process created a world-wide revolution.
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Register Today! For nearly 50 years, we have depended on community members to maintain and enrich the Center. The kids are heading back to school and so are we. us for a discussion on topics including careers, life at Cambridge and exclusive interviews with alumni! The study of feminist theory has led to many movements across the world to raise an awareness of the need to have women adequately and respectfully compensated for their work and the need for a dignified, independent life for everyone. Panelists will discuss the current challenges and opportunities facing immigration, religious liberty, environmental, and LGBTQIA policy, with a specific focus on strategies for women organizing for action.
In early, the board decided to sell the building to Cambridge Center for Adult Education which still is located there.
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For more info: www. Save my name,and website in this browser for the next time I comment. A haunting audio-immersive production set in the Neolithic period that calls us to turn our room into a cave. This action was memorialized by the naming of the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School's library in her honor in To support her activism Warrior worked in factories, at a gas station, as a janitor, and finally, for many years, as a librarian.
The text includes a wide selection of articles from various perspectives. Being open to all women allows CWC to build community across differences, offering a unique opportunity for connection.
Additional emotional support helpline resources can be found here. In the early s, it was one of the few businesses in Cambridge to hire African Americans leaving the South.
“saying ‘do we have enough brown people?’ ‘do we have enough black people?’ … really is superficial”
They functioned as the groups they served: egalitarian collectives making decisions by consensus. At that time, promoting the ideas of female liberation met with hostility or ridicule. Feel free to bring a blanket and snack. How has the partnership been helpful to your community and how has it grown? Chef Julie has the great task of overseeing all the students as the Director of Education, and she does not take that responsibility lightly. Come voice your concerns over the direction of the country. Learn more about our impact here.
Lee was Principal of the Preparatory Department at St. The following activities are having virtual meetings through Zoom or by phone. Joanna Winship b.
These weekly performances were intended to spark discussions among women in the community in order to share their issues and concerns. I think that for the students coming in, this is what they want to learn about, and that means that for those of us who have been teaching for 10, 15, 20 years we have to kind of look at our curriculum and our syllabus.
The show is organized by MA Artists for Change, a group of artists and musicians who come together to create, resist, and build a community engaged in activism. The work of WCHC lived on through the community members engaged with the center. Topic: Travel.
He practised law in Boston. Monthly Calendar. In Housework, she posited that wife beating was an occupational hazard of the housewife who, deprived of monetary remuneration for her labor, lacked resources and recourse to escape male-pattern violence.
As people began reading and arguing these ideas some attitudes began to change, and women especially began to drop their denial of male supremacy and support feminist perspectives. Please look at our calendar offerings first and see our current programming needs. In November ofit moved to Mt. We need Ana Sortun and Cassie Piuma. A memorial after her death allowed many of these organizations to celebrate her life.
Women-Powered Transportation: How do you get to work? The Cambridge Tab spoke to Dr Desai about her new role, the movement to decolonise sociology, and diversity within the University of Cambridge as a whole. CSCA would not be the same without these accomplished women! My vision for the society this year is to further promote diversity whilst fostering a stronger sense of community among our members. Our work is important because we are building connections and community across lives who are in need of support.
Feminists Who Changed America: — They realized that women of all ages, nationalities, body types, economic status, and disabilities lacked a space to safely enjoy cultural activities together. First come, first seated. post: My week in doodles.
Approximately 45—60 minutes; Open to everyone — City employees and the general public. The lawyers rejected class distinctions, taking turns answering the phones while sharing desks and administrative tasks.
The necessity of connection: ‘otherwise we end up being a kind of inward looking group of people’
Image printed in the Cambridge Tribune, March 31, It is also important to represent the different intersectionalities in our society and culture, and so we have women from various backgrounds coming to speak. Yoga for Selfcare.
Auburn Street and opened a tea room and bakery, soon offering a lunch as well. Info and Zoom link: selflove gmail. Donations from many individuals kept the shop going until it could prove its viability.
Documentary Circle Up is a call to action for reframing approaches to crime and punishment through the lens of restorative justice, forgiveness, and ability. Boston: Beacon Press She worked with her older sister Satya in many of the same community organizations, and was a charter member of the Citizens' Charitable Health Association. us for this exciting new walking tour highlighting the rich feminist history along Hamsphire Street from the s to s and learn about the lasting imprint of feminist organizations in Inman Square.
Connecting and inspiring self-identifying women. Show up!