World AIDS Day 2016

Today, on World AIDS Day 2016, the Department of Justice reaffirms the rights of people with HIV/AIDS to live free from stigma and discrimination. For the more than 1.2 million people in the United States with HIV, the ADA guarantees each of them a full and equal opportunity to participate in and benefit from all our […]

WSU Core Values

The University cherishes freedom of expression on our campuses while simultaneously ensuring an environment in which people are treated with respect and feel safe to express their views. President Kirk Schulz, Provost Dan Bernardo, and Interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Melynda Huskey recently noted that the “free exchange of ideas […]

Taking Down Rape Culture with Laci Green!

Laci Green was named one of the 30 most influential people on the internet by Time in 2016. Her sex education videos are incredibly popular; she has a talent for explaining difficult subjects in a straightforward and disarming way. She’s also a feminist activist – if you haven’t seen it already, check out her Consent […]

Presidential Proclamation — National Disability Employment Awareness Month

President Obama has signed a proclamation declaring October 2016 as National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The proclamation acknowledges the disparities in the employment rate for people with disabilities and the discrimination that they face in finding work. It also celebrates the strides that have been made, particularly in federal employment and the federal contractor workforce, […]

Upcoming DVAM Events

The WSU Women’s Resource Center has shared the following events on their Upcoming Events Web Page: FEMPowerment Lunch 10/6 For this series, invited speakers join us for lunch to discuss empowering topics. We’ll provide the light lunch, you provide the conversation! Our second FEMPowerment Lunch guest speaker will be Donna Arnold, of Multicultural Student Services, […]

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  “The physical and emotional scars of domestic violence can cast a long shadow. Too many individuals, regardless of age, ability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, circumstance, or race, face the pain and fear of domestic violence. During National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we shine a light on this violation of the basic human right […]