Truth behind the vagina — Cast discusses commonalities with vaginas during Q&A session following “The Vagina Monologues” 02.13.2017

There was a common theme discussed during the Q&A session following Friday’s performance of “The Vagina Monologues”— all women experience similar things when it comes to their vaginas. After the event, attendees were given the opportunity to ask the cast questions after the performance. During the Q&A session, many cast members said there were a […]

A grant for a cause — UI Women’s Center receives grant to develop programs 10.21.2016

Things have really paid off for the University of Idaho Women’s Center this semester. The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women recently awarded the Women’s Center with a grant of nearly $300,000. The grant award is aimed toward funding  UI’s Campus Violence Prevention Project to help adapt existing campus violence prevention education […]

Less gender specific – Keynote speaker Jack Qu’emi addresses the importance of gender identities 09.19.2016

Honoring personal identities and applying gender neutral pronouns were just a few of the many things keynote speaker Jack Qu’emi, Afro-Latinx and non-binary femme, showed a passion in the keynote speech Thursday for Hispanic Heritage Month at the University of Idaho. Qu’emi’s keynote address, “Honoring Identities & Building Our Futurex,” explained the difference between the […]