Post Tagged with: "gender equality"

GU Women’s Center Turns Twenty

This fall the Georgetown University Women’s Center is celebrating 20 years since it first provided a unique forum to support, educate and empower women of all cultures, races, sexual orientations, genders and ages, according to its mission statement. Laura Kovach, director of the women’s center, emphasized the importance of having[Read More…]

by October 15, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Gender Challenges Still Plague the Third World

As two female Georgetown students from the United States, we often forget to reflect on the fundamental opportunities we have by virtue of our birthplace. We were born in a country that, while not perfect, places high value on women’s empowerment. Every day we enjoy three full meals, whether from[Read More…]

by September 24, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Gender Equality Remains Mixed Bag for University

Although Georgetown has made strides in increasing the presence of women in the administration and faculty, men still outnumber women in leadership positions at the university. Of the 36 members of the Board of Directors, six are women, or 16.7 percent, the third-lowest percentage of the top 25 national universities[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments City News, News