Sixteen Days of Activism

Sixteen Days of Activism

This is my second year organizing the “16 Days of Activism” Campaign for the Women’s and Gender Resource Center. I truly do enjoy the planning portion of it and getting to be creative with the different activities for each day. For those who don’t know, “16 Days of Activism” is a campaign designed by the…

India, Feminism and Cultural Context

India, Feminism and Cultural Context

During the past spring semester I had the amazing opportunity to study abroad in Jaipur, India through the School for International Training (SIT) partner program of Dickinson. During the last week of March and the first week of April we visited a feminist organization called JagoriGrameen—Jagori meaning “awaken, women!”—at the foothills of the Himalayas near a famous…