UW Women's Center

21st Century Slavery

All Forms of Human Trafficking and Forced Labor of APIs Date: Dec 3, 2015 Thursday Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm Location: HUB 332 Panelist includes Velma Veloria, Emma Catague, and our own Dr. Sutapa Basu This event is sponsored by Women’s Center and the following organizations:

Winter Registration Coming Soon!

We are still accepting spots to our GRE and Math Refresher Prep Classes soon! Be sure to look out for our registration to open here! Classes will begin in February.  

Save the Date – Women of Courage Gala 2016

Join us for our 2016 Gala! Saturday Evening February 27, 2016 Seattle Marriott Waterfront Grand Pacific Ballroom Doors Open & Silent Auction: 6:00pm Individual tickets: $150 Table of 10: $1500 Reserve your seats or table by contacting Heather Hudson at hzhudson@uw.edu or 206-685-7570. More information will be available soon to donate and to purchase your

Northwest Asian Weekly features Kalpana Viswanath

On October 12, 2015, Kalpana Viswanath, co-founder of Safetipin, presented at the University of Washington. Her presentation, called “Building Gender Inclusive Cities,” addressed the safety of women and her research of women’s safety in cities around the feeling of fear. To read the article on NW Asian Weekly, click here.

Kalpana Viswanath Featured in the Daily!

Kalpana Viswanath, co-developer of the app Safetipin, came to campus on Monday October 12th to give a talk hosted by the Women’s Center. Her development of Safetipin has helped make communities safer for women in Delhi, India, and she hopes to expand the app in order to help women around the world. For those unable

Anab Hersi Women of Courage Gala Speech 2015

As we move into a new academic year, we look to this past March for inspiration as we plan for our 2016 Gala event. Anab Hersi, an alumni of the Making Connections Program, provided the guests of last years gala with strong words of wisdom and a courage. Her full speech is now up on

The Women’s Center Welcomes Kelsey Johnson to our staff!

The Women’s Center is very excited to formally welcome Kelsey Johnson to our team as the STEM Enrichment Coordinator for the Making Connections Program!  As an AmeriCorp member, Kelsey will be a vital  part of our team  as we continue to grow the MC program. We can’t wait to see what this year brings!   Kelsey

Kalpana Viswanath Biography

Kalpana will be presenting her research findings here at the University of Washington! Monday, October 12th, 2015 3:30 pm- 5:00 pm  Parrington Hall-Forum  Kalpana Viswanath is a researcher who has been working on issues of gender and safer cities for women for over 20 years.  She is the co-founder of Safetipin, a mobile app developed to

Autumn SAT Prep, GRE Prep and Basic Math Courses

School is almost back in session which means it’s time to look to the future, specifically preparing for exams! We will be offering SAT Prep, GRE Prep and Basic Math Courses during Autumn quarter. These courses are designed to prepare students for their upcoming tests with the proper tools to study effectively, as well as,

SEVEN Production Internship

The UW Women’s Center is looking for a fall-winter intern (with option of spring quarter extension) with background in event coordination to support a documentary play event. The UW Women’s Center, in partnership with a committee of renowned local feminist leaders are hosting the production of SEVEN, a documentary play that tells the remarkable story

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