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Haters Gonna Hate: Develop Resilience against Harassment - A Panel Discussion

Haters Gonna Hate: Develop Resilience against Harassment - A Panel Discussion

Resilience: the capacity of individuals to survive, adapt, and grow no matter what kinds of chronic stresses and acute shocks they experience. -- Michael Berkowitz 



Charlotte Schmidlapp Scholarship Goes to Four Students

Dr. Lisa Day, Abigail Rhiannon Cain, Jennifer White, and Scout the Feminist Dog

Each year, Women & Gender Studies at Eastern Kentucky University awards Charlotte Rose Schmidlapp Scholarships to students whose abstracts are chosen for inclusion in the proceedings of the Herstory Conference, an annual event co-sponsored by the EKU Department of History, Philosophy, & Religious Studies.

Outstanding WGS Alumni - Sandra Carpenter (BA, 2012)

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What was your degree at EKU—major/minor, year of graduation?

o   My degree from EKU is a BA in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing with a Women and Gender Studies Minor. I graduated in Spring 2012.

Trans Info Guide

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For information or resources on gender identity or trans sensitivity, feel free to visit the Women and Gender Studies Facebook page ( OR the Alphabet Center Facebook page (

EKU Sexual Violence, Assault, and Misconduct Resource Guide

This document provides the contact information for resources on campus in the instance of sexual violence and assault. For more information, contact the Title IX coordinator in the Office of Equity and Inclusion.

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