Karin Hanta

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The 2014 Feminist of the Year Awards

A time-honored tradition, the Feminist of the Year Awards took place on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the annual GSFS/Chellis end-of-the-year fest in the backyard of Chellis House. These awards honor people who have made outstanding contributions to and shown … Continue reading

Please Nominate your Feminist of the Year!

NOMINATIONS ARE REQUESTED — The Program in Gender, Sexualities and Feminist Studies and Chellis House are accepting- “Feminist of the Year” nominations for any person who has made outstanding contributions to and shown great leadership in improving the status of … Continue reading

Brother-to-Brother Kickoff Event on May 3

Middlebury College’s newly founded Brother-to-Brother Program invites all Addison County middle-school boys to our free kickoff event on May 3, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Middlebury College’s McCollough Social Space on Old Chapel Road. We are planning a day … Continue reading

Red Tent Event, March 9, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., McCullough Social Space

Chellis House, Middlebury College’s Women’s Resource Center, invites all people who identify as women*) to its first “Red Tent Event” at McCullough Social Space on Sunday, March 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Intended to rejuvenate and empower us … Continue reading

Feminist of the Year Nominations Sought!

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program and Chellis House are accepting “Feminist of the Year” nominations for any person who has made outstanding contributions to improving the status of women and/or fostering gender equity in the Middlebury College community during … Continue reading

November 17: Sister-to-Sister Summit for Middle School Girls

The widely successful “Sister-to-Sister” Program is hosting its ninth summit for middle school girls on Saturday, November 17, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m at Middlebury College’s Mahaney Center for the Arts. “Sister-to-Sister” brings together middle school girls from Bristol, … Continue reading

2012 Feminists of the Year

A time-honored tradition, the awards for Feminists of the Year were given out at the Chellis House end-of-the-year fest on May 12. About 50 people came to celebrate this year’s nominees and winners. The Paradiddles and Vincent Jones ’12 provided … Continue reading

March 9: Android Participates in Linguistics Symposium

Language & Technology: A Linguistics Symposium Friday, March 9, 12:15-4 p.m., Axinn 229 This symposium showcases the ways that scholars in computer science, mathematics, robotics, and other disciplines are using new technologies to understand, analyze, and replicate human language. For … Continue reading

Lecture, Workshop Address Gender Violence

Middlebury does not often hear stories about rape and sexual assault. The subject makes people uncomfortable. Even in the face of statistics that one in three women around the world will be raped, beaten, coerced into sex, or otherwise abused … Continue reading

Sister-to-Sister Summit for Middle School Girls, November 19

This year’s “Sister-to-Sister” Summit for Middle School Girls takes place on Saturday, November 19, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kirk Alumni Center. “Sister-to-Sister” brings together middle school girls from Bristol, Middlebury, and Vergennes with female Middlebury College … Continue reading