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Center for the Advancement of Women

The Center for the Advancement of Women at Mount Saint Mary's University


Promoting solutions for gender equity through research, advocacy and leadership development.

The Center for the Advancement of Women at Mount Saint Mary’s University is a hub for gender equity research, advocacy, and leadership development.

Our vision is to find solutions to persistent gender inequities and work with partners to eradicate them in our lifetime. Join our mailing list for quarterly updates on our exciting work and to get more information on our annual public events.

 

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The Center for the Advancement of Women at Mount Saint Mary’s University is a hub for gender equity research, advocacy and leadership development. Our vision is to find solutions to persistent gender inequities and work with partners to eradicate them in our lifetime. Your support makes our work possible.

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Center Spotlight News

Building inclusivity in the workplace

October 27, 2021

The 2021 Women’s Leadership Conference explores how to create more just and equitable workplaces

Shattering the glass ceiling

October 27, 2021

LA County Supervisor Holly J. Mitchell discusses women’s leadership and California politics with Mount students.

students walking at Chalon campus

Congressional Action Aims to Help Women’s Colleges

July 28, 2021

Appropriations bill recognizes the unique role of women’s colleges in advancing diversity and inclusion in higher education.

Voice and Action Living Learning Community


The Center for the Advancement of Women, the Division of Student Affairs, and the Women and Gender Studies program are offering a living learning residential experience for students with academic interests in gender justice advocacy. Voice and Action Community (VAC) residents represent the values of the university and exemplify what it means to be an unstoppable and determined member of society. VAC is the perfect home for anyone looking to join a thriving community full of dedicated students who are interested in policy, political science, civic engagement and advocacy, law, social justice, and community engagement. Residents will be eligible for additional $2,500 housing scholarships.

 

Our Partners

Our work is generously supported by a community of corporate partners and individuals. Learn more about our sponsorship opportunities. For more information on joining our corporate program, please contact Braden Hammer, Assistant Director of Corporate Partnerships: bhammer@msmu.edu or 213.477.2532.