Events & Activities

Students and faculty associated with the Women's Studies Minor are active on campus and in the community.  This page is where you'll find some information about upcoming events and the things we've been up to.  We also work in collaboration with the Women's Center and other departments that promote equality.

Fall 2015 Diversity Events


The Stanford Prison experience 

-October 28th at 7pm and October 29th at 7pm in the Orndorff Theatre

Zombie Prom

-October 31st from 9pm until midnight

-Tickets are located in the Women's Center in advance for $3. Tickets are $5 at the door.


 B.R.O.T.H.E.R.S. Conference Opening

-November 6th at 6pm in the CUB MPR

B.R.O.T.H.E.R.S. Conference

-November 7th at 11am in the CUB MPR

(WILL) Women’s Institute of Leadership & Learning

-A leadership skill building mini conference. Contact Stephanie Erdice, Director of the Women’s Center.

-November 6th in the CUB from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Miss Diversity Pageant

-November 14th at 8pm in the CUB MPR

Native American Heritage 

-November 19th at 8pm in CUB MPR

Condom Bingo/Fundraiser for Women in Need

-November 20th in the CUB MPR from 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

-*tickets on sale November 2nd for $3 in advance and $5 at the door @ the Women's Center

The Vagina Monologues Auditions – In the Women’s Center, Horton Hall

-Date and time to be announced.


KWANZAA celebration & Youth Summit

-December 5th at 3:30pm in the CUB MPR and DHC

All semester:

Mindfulness Meditation

-Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00pm at the Spiritual Center Meditation Room

-12:15-12:35pm- Meditation (The door will be closed during this time. If you are late, please enter quietly, as meditation will begin promptly at 12:15pm)

-12:35-1:00pm- Tea tasting and casual conversation

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Tomoko Grabosky at 717-477-1481, tkgrab@ship.edu, or ccgradasst@ship.edu

Sponsored by the University Counseling Center

Link to campus event's calendar: http://www.ship.edu/Events/Calendars/

Pictures From Past Events 

News Highlights!

FREE (Feminists Raising Empowerment and Equality) feminist club on campus!

Meets on Mondays at 5 p.m. in the Women’s Center in Horton Hall!

Say No More!

Shippensburg University says "No More!"

Together we can end domestic violence and sexual assault.


Contact Information

Dr. Rebecca Ward

Horton Hall 125 
MWF: 10am-12pm
(by appointment)