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  Congratulations to Bunyad Bhatti and Priyanka Navani, recipients of the Mary Robeling International Travel Award. The fund supports international travel for research, scholarship, creative work, service, and/or internship related to the student’s academic program.  Bunyad will work with local town staff in Villa Allende, Argentina to help develop community initiatives.  Priyanka, working through Project […]

(Left-Right: Kayla Termyna and Ashley Van Riper) Congratulations to former WILL Programming chair, Ashley Van Riper (Pictured Right) for taking 1st place in the New Jersey Women’s Studies Consortium student essay contest for her senior thesis “I’m Not Racist, I’m Nice: White Defensiveness, Silencing, and Refusal to Listen in a Post-Election U.S.” “The New Jersey […]

(Left-Right: Rosie Driscoll, Gigi Garrity, and Rachel Smith) Congratulations to current Gender Watch and former Executive chair, Rosie Driscoll (pictured left) for being selected for the Leadership Blue and Gold award. “The Blue and Gold Award honors students who have made extraordinary and sustained contributions to The College of New Jersey. This award acknowledges our […]

  WILL women traveled to Nicaragua to participate in the fourth solidarity project. View a photo gallery of the trip here! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

WILL Alum Kelsey Martin since graduating in 2012 has been busy teaching for Teach for America as well as creating the girls empowerment organization “Rise Like A Girl.”  RISE like a girl is on a mission to make our world a more equal place for women by teaching our girls to rise like stars. Girl […]

Congrats to Jackie Cornell (’04) for being named on Senator Weinberg’s “2016 Women’s Power List!” Ms. Cornell is the former regional director of HHS Region II, which includes the States of New York and New Jersey, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. As a TCNJ and WILL graduate Ms. Cornell works […]

Congratulations to our WILL 2017 Executive Board Members.  These women will begin their tenure pursuing WILL’s mission to  foster a deeper understanding of gender and its intersections with race, culture, class, sexuality and other aspects of social identity at The College of New Jersey in 2017. Executive Chair Kathleen Dispoto Vice Exec: Gigi Garrity Abbey […]

WILL Presents Redefining Sex Week! Women In Learning & Leadership presents our annual Redefining Sex Week, aimed at changing the way our society relates discussions of sex & sexuality with gender inequalities. Please join us Monday November 14th through Friday November 18th at some of these events aimed at sexual education and discussions of inequalities. […]

TCNJ and WILL Alum Leathia Lipscomb is making a big impact on her school district.  Leathia has been teaching for 6 years for TeachforAmerica.  Read the article about Lethia’s impact here! https://atlanta.teachforamerica.org/impact-blog/six-years-still-going-strong-leadership-path

  Vice Executive Chair Bridget Appleby Learn a bit about Vice Executive Chair of WILL Bridget Appleby. Major and Minor: Psychology with a WGS Minor Clubs and Activities: WILL Vice Executive Chair, Sigma Sigma Sigma Other Hobbies include: Reading, Drawing, Baking, Playing Harvest Moon (silly farming game!) One of her best TCNJ Experiences, “I would […]