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August 26, 2014

Since graduating from UVA in 2014, Emily Lloyd has built a rewarding and impactful career in violence prevention and survivor advocacy. In her current role with the One Love Foundation, Emily uses her experience as a former captain of the women's swim team at UVA to manage the foundation's national sports partnerships as well as their school an community groups in the midwest. 

Originally published on Iris in 2014.

March 29, 2014

The Journalist:

As a journalism teacher for six years, I started my new job in January with an ingrained habit of remaining objective in my writing. But I realized during last Thursday’s Celebrate Women Writers event, a reception sponsored by the Women’s Center to honor writers at the Virginia Festival of the Book, that this kind of objectivity has become my comfort zone.

Rules to live by in my former life:

March 29, 2014

Third year Alison Kuhn had a particular investment in last Thursday’s “Bad A** Women in Media” panel at OpenGrounds.

March 18, 2014

Join us for a reception to honor women writers from Charlottesville and the University of Virginia. We will gather at 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 20 in the Annex of the U.Va. Alumni Hall, 221 Emmett Street.

February 28, 2014

The number of women in top positions in the business world has been consistently disproportionate to the number of men in these positions.

February 26, 2014

This spring, Iris Magazine at the Women's Center continues its popular series by focusing on women in the media. The event, co-sponsored with the Media Studies Society, will take place on Thursday, March 20 from 12 - 1:30 p.m. at OpenGrounds. Lunch will be catered by Take it Away, so guests should come with an appetite! Please RSVP through the Facebook event.

February 10, 2014

Although most sports fans were gathering around their TV sets in their living rooms or making tailgate food in their kitchens in anticipation of the Super Bowl on Feb. 2, there were about 100 guests who gathered together at John Paul Jones Arena for a sports event of a different sort.