Tag: Women and Gender Studies Department

Mickelson named 2014 University Professor

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Mickelson named 2014 University Professor

When Roslyn Mickelson became a high school social studies teacher in 1970, she had no intention of ever becoming a college professor, but when she began to notice the ways in which the demographics changes in her community and in her students were affecting the dynamics of her classroom, she was inspired to attend graduate […]

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One Billion Rising looks to raise awareness of gender violence through creative means

| February 24, 2014 | 1 Comment
One Billion Rising looks to raise awareness of gender violence through creative means

On Wednesday, Feb. 26, UNC Charlotte will be hosting an event in honor of the One Billion Rising movement. This is an annual campaign that calls for people to advocate on behalf of gender based violence and inequality. The campaign was named One Billion Rising to advocate for the one in three women that will […]

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