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On April 28th, 2018 WILL alumna a former TCNJ faculty member, Emily Bent received the TCNJ 2018 Distinguished Service Award during Alumni Weekend.  Bent graduated TCNJ Summa Cum Laude in 2003 with a B.A. in Women’s and Gender Studies, with her senior thesis “Pro-anorexia Websites and the Cult of Thinness”. In 2004, Bent completed her […]

  NJWGSC UNDERGRADUTE RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM PROGRAM SCHEDULE 8:00-9:00 am – Registration/Breakfast Brower Student Center 225 East 9:00-9:30 am-Welcome and Introductions Cecilia Colbeth, The College of New Jersey Ellen Friedman , Professor of English, TCNJ Dr. Barbara Gitenstein, President, TCNJ 9:45 – 11:15 am – Panel Sessions Panel A – Brower Student Center 101 Panel B […]

A huge thank you to our directors and performers on another great rendition of The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler 

  “Dr. Nisha Jhalani is the director of clinical and educational services at the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center and an assistant professor of medicine at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons,” To learn more about Dr. Jhalani’s journey click here

From  Thursday October 19 – Saturday October 21, WILL students Brittany Cruz, Genesis Lopez, and Rachel Smith attended a PLEN seminar in Washington D.C.  sponsored by the Women In Learning and Leadership Advisory Board . The seminar on Law and Legal Advocacy described the differences between private sector, non-profit, and governmental law. In addition, topics […]

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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″]