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Spring 2018 Programs & Events


*Women’s History Month

Empower Women’s Leadership Conference

March 2nd
10:00am – 3:00pm
Student Center South

All UH students, faculty and staff are welcome.

Feminist After 5: Faculty & Staff Networking Social

“Building Connections, Increasing Support”

March 7th
5:30 – 7:00pm
WGRC, SC North 201

Calling all faculty, staff & graduate students…we invite you to join us for the annual FA5 networking social. Refreshments will be served.

  • Staff, Faculty, Graduate Students & Community Partners Only
  • Hosted by the WGRC

Faculty & Staff Networking Social Registration

International Women’s Day Resource Tabling

March 8th
1:00pm – 2:30pm
SC South

Stop by the WGRC table to help us celebrate women and their achievements globally, as we celebrate International Women’s Day. This year’s theme: #PressforProgress

Real Talk: Sexism in Professional Spaces

March 27th
4:30pm – 5:30pm
WGRC - Student Center North 201

The WGRC CORE Ambassadors invite you to participate in their monthly discussion group. Real Talk. This month’s topic is Sexism in Professional Spaces. All students, faculty and staff are welcome. Snacks Provided

Simple Treasures Pop Up Shop

March 28th
5:00pm – 7:00pm
WGRC-Student Center North 201

The WGRC will be hosting its inaugural Pop Up Shop event, Simple Treasures. This free event will provide UH students with the opportunity to browse through a collection of curated items to enhance their wardrobe and express their personal style.
*Donations of new or gently used clothing, shoes & accessories will be accepted at the WGRC until March 21st. For more information, please contact


*Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)

UH Goes Teal: SAAM Kick-Off Resource Fair

April 2nd
11:00am – 1:00pm
Student Center Plaza

Join us in raising awareness to end sexual violence. Wear your teal; if you don’t have any stop by the Resource Fair or WGRC to pick up a teal ribbon.

  • All UH students, faculty & staff are welcome
  • No Registration Required
  • #UHGoesTeal #TurnTexasTeal

Start By Believing: Resource & Awareness Table

April 4th
1:30pm – 3:30pm
SC South

Code Red Assist Training

April 13th
9:00am – 4:30pm
SC South Astrodome Room 257

*UH Staff and Faculty Only

Code Red Assist is a new training program offered by the WGRC’s Sexual Misconduct Support Services (SMSS) program. This training is designed to equip staff & faculty with skills and knowledge to respond to disclosures of sexual violence (or sexual misconduct) in a compassionate and compliant way. Upon successful completion of the training, participants become Code Red Assist Liaisons. CRA Liaisons will have their names posted on the WGRC website and will have a special placard to place on their office doors.

  • Space limited to 20 participants- Registration Required!

Register Here

End It: Human Trafficking Event

April 17th
11:00am – 1:00pm
Student Center South near Shasta’s

This event will focus on Human Trafficking Awareness and include a visual display, resource information, and a photo campaign. Hosted by CSI, the Student Centers, the Modern Abolitionist Coalition, and the WGRC

The Healing Gallery

April 18th
10:00am – 2:00pm
SC South Heights Room 224
1:00 – 2:00pm Reception, Student Center South, Astrodome Room 257

The process of healing after experiencing a trauma is a unique journey for each individual. The Healing Gallery features works focused on healing and triumph. Featured work have played a direct role in the healing process of the artist. We invite all members of the UH community to come and experience an inspiring and diverse journey of healing through the power of art.

Exhibit Submission Details:

Applications due by April 6, 2018 at 5pm

The Healing Gallery is open to anyone in the UH community that has a story of healing through trauma related to sexual violence, dating/domestic violence, and stalking. Through the Healing Gallery we will display all of the wonderful journeys of healing. The Healing Gallery is a one-day art exhibit that will take place on Wednesday, April 18th from 10:00am to 2:00pm. For Questions, email Ashley Griffin.

Healing Gallery Submission Application

Denim Day

April 25th

Wear Denim today to support victims of sexual violence.


$tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop

May 11th
9:00am – 12:00pm
Agnes Arnold Hall 210

The WGRC and UH Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies (WGSS) Program are pleased to present this workshop for UH women which includes information on the gender wage gap, skills in researching target salaries, and negotiation skills.

  • Space Limited to 20 participants. Registration Required!
  • Hosted by the WGRC & WGSS

$tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop Registration