Women’s Resource Center

Women’s Resource Center

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Welcome to the Women's Resource Center

Our goal is to facilitate access to resources, mentoring, and scholarships available to women across the disciplines. We organize campus events with professional resource speakers and work with community partners to offer additional support. Our overall mission is to help women achieve their academic and professional goals.

On this website, you will find information about our services and activities for students. If you have any questions or would like more information about the Women’s Resource Center, please feel free to contact us or drop by during our semester office hours in Holland 489; we look forward to hearing from you! For female faculty and staff support, please refer to the UWHEN-DSU Chapter website.

Upcoming Projects

Event

September 25, 2018: Embrace Joy This Year” in collaboration with Dixie Forum with Cindy Clemens, Motivational Speaker, Dunford Auditorium, 12 – 12:50 p.m.

Service

September 3 until supplies last: WRC offers free hygiene products to students/faculty/staff in need in Holland 489 during WRC office hours only.

September 24 until supplies last: GladRags, an eco-friendly company, is offering a one-time free cloth pantyliner to DSU students. This offer is also supported by DSU Sustainability and the Women’s Resource Center. For more information, please click on this link.

Service

September 3 – December 7, 2018:  Support the Girls So. Utah Service offers free bras and menstrual hygiene products to students/faculty/staff in need in Holland 489 during WRC office hours only.

Service

September 3 – December 7, 2018: WRC Laptop Support Rental Project for female students on a first come, first served basis (HCC 489).  Note: Send a one-paragraph need statement and schedule laptop pick-up and drop-off womensresourcestaff@gmail.com. More information.

Service

September 5 – December 5, 2018: DOVE Advocacy Service through WRC in which the DOVE Center provides advocacy for survivors of sexual assault through the DSU Women’s Resource Center every Wednesdays from 3-5 p.m. in Holland 489.

Announcements

Mother’s Rooms

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Please note that Mother’s Rooms are available for our student moms in Taylor Health Sciences and Holland 409. Kindly ask the building secretary for more information on using the Mother’s Room facility in Taylor and click on this link for access/guidelines to the facility in Holland 409.  More information.

T-Shirt Fundraising Project for DSU Women’s Resource Center!

Shirts

$10 each — cash or checks only made out to Dixie State University!
HURRY! Limited shirts only in 3 cute colors (black, gray, and pink) — S, M, L, XL available. Drop by Holland #489 during our WRC office hours. Proceeds go to WRC technology support for DSU female students! More information.

Opportunities

Scholarships

DSU Scholarship Associates

DSU Scholarship Associates awards 10 to 12 scholarships to qualified applicants. All applicants must be full-time students working toward a Bachelors’ Degree at DSU.
Apply Now Or visit DSU’s Scholarship page for more Academic & Community Scholarships.

Careers & Internships

DSU Career Center

The Dixie State University Career Center serves as the local, regional, and national career networking hub for students, alumni, employers and the community.
Spring 2018 events

Accomplishments

Mentoring Digital Narratives

Videos of women mentees/mentors and their experiences.

Women’s Success Narratives

Videos of professional women working as employees or leaders.

Body Image Literacy Project

DSU Women’s Resource Center received a grant award from the Utah Women’s Giving Circle on Body Image Literacy Project last January 2016 in SLC.

DSU AAUW Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our DSU students who received scholarship awards from the American Association of University Women (AAUW) on May 4th 2015 at Marriot Courtyard, St. George.

WRC Laptop Support Awardees

Congratulations to Summer Brown (Nursing) and Jennifer Clark (English Education)​ for receiving this fall 2017 semester’s laptop support award on August 18th 2017 at DSU.