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October 23, 2017

Augusta Durham, Women, Girls & Global Justice intern
Get to know Women, Girls & Global Justice intern, Augusta Durham
 
Year: 3rd 
Major: Double major in Global Development Studies, Women, Gender & Sexuality and a minor in African American Studies.
Hometown: Reston, Virginia
 
Why are you passionate about your program at the Women's Center?

October 16, 2017

Seshi Konu, WGGJ Intern
Get to know Women, Girls & Global Justice intern, Seshi Konu!
 
Year: 2nd
Major: Architecture
Hometown: Norfolk, Virginia
 
Why are you passionate about your program at the Women's Center? 
The idea of community and being able to engage with women in the Charlottesville community as well as worldwide.
 

July 06, 2016

Get to know Women, Girls & Global Justice intern, Thamanna Nishath!

What do you miss the most about your hometown when you're at UVA?
Its not the place, but more the people I miss in my hometown.

May 13, 2016

The Women, Girls, and Global Justice program here at the Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center confronts problems and challenges that are common to women and girls around the world. The interns in this program combine their academic community-based course, Front Lines of Social Change with research and service in the Charlottesville area and beyond to advance gender justice.

March 31, 2016

This blog series is part of our celebration of International Women’s Month.
Each piece is written by a Women, Girls & Global Justice intern.

Story by Erin East

March 25, 2016

This blog series is part of our celebration of International Women’s Month.
Each piece is written by a Women, Girls & Global Justice intern.

Story by Erin East

March 23, 2016

It was an especially rainy and chilly day last Saturday, making it the perfect occasion for an afternoon spent inside with a cup of coffee. As part of our celebration of International Women's Month, our Women, Girls, and Global Justice team hosted a poetry-style open mic night at Grit Coffee. With the Iris Magazine, Every Body Has a Story, photo gallery outlining the room, students confronted issues facing women through poetry.

March 16, 2016

This blog series is part of our celebration of International Women’s Month.
Each piece is written by a Women, Girls & Global Justice intern.

Story by Erin East 

February 29, 2016

This blog series is part of our celebration of International Women's Month.
Each piece is written by a Women, Girls & Global Justice intern.

Story by Erin East 

January 27, 2016

Get to know Women, Girls and Global Justice intern, Makayla Palazzo!

What do you miss the most about your hometown when you're at U.Va?
There are a lot of things I miss about Okinawa when I’m at UVA, since it’s so different. I think most of all I miss the food and the tropical beaches.

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