Tag Archives: women of color

Sophia Kick-Off Meeting

Are you interested in philosophy, but put off by the lack of representation in your classes? Do you wish there was more of a sense of community among students in the department? Are your friends tired of hearing you talk about theory too much? Come check out this new student group!

This is the official first meeting of SOPHIA! Finally, an intellectual organization dedicated to diversity and the de-mystification of Philosophy across ALL cultures. We will discuss the organizations goals and what to expect moving forward. This will be a casual social event. Food and refreshments with be provided. See you there!
Date: Tomorrow, Friday, October 14
Time: 4:30-6PM
Place: Vanguard Lounge, Center for African American Studies (343 High St.)

Essence of She


Opraha Miles ’14 has a proposition for all you strong people out there:

Strong Women…
May we know them…
May we be them…
May we raise them…

Saturday, May 4, 2pm. Exley Lobby.

An afternoon of poetry, dance, song and amazing talent. Featuring
performances by the amazing Women of Color and our allies.

Hosted by ISIS: Women of Color Dance Troupe

Date: Saturday, May 4th, 2013.
Time: 2 PM
Place: Exley Lobby
Cost: Free!

What is Womanism?

Womanist House is sponsoring an informal talk and discussion with our advisor, Dr. Sonia Mañjon, on the basics of Womanist Theory. Food will be served!

Pictured above is professional badass Alice Walker, who coined the term “womanism.”

Co-sponsored by Hewitt.

  • Date: Tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb 23
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Place: Nicolson Lounge

Essence of She at Beckham

What makes up the essence of a woman?

Come out for one night only as the beautiful women of color on campus showcase their talent and answer this question. Enjoy dance performances, songs, spoken word & much more…

There will also be an Essence of She AFTER PARTY at 200 Church from 10pm-2am. It is FREE WITH your Essence of She TICKET STUB and $2 WITHOUT STUB.

This event is hosted by ISIS: Women of Color Dance Troupe and is sponsored by Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas, Sorority, Inc.

Essence of She
Friday May 2nd
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: $3 at box office

Essence of She After Party
Date: Friday May 2nd
Time: 10:00pm-2:00am
Place: 200 Church Street
Cost: $2 w/o ticket stub, free w/ stub