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04 Dec SEXUAL ASSAULT SURVIVOR SPEAKS OUT

Angela Cameron went to a party with a friend on a Friday night in early April. He offered to let her stay over his apartment and she did, only to find her underwear on the floor when she awoke from a blackout the next morning....

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07 Nov NOW FLORIDA

Katharine Westaway been a member of National Organization for Women for over a decade. But she wanted to do more, so she ran for Florida State Board Member and won the position of Membership Director for 2013-2014. In that capacity she has had the honor to...

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07 Nov [email protected]

As Katharine Westaway was teaching her students about feminism in the classroom, she realized that there was no women's organization on campus to support her students outside of the classroom, so she founded a campus affiliate chapter of National Organization for Women (NOW) at the...

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07 Mar UM Women’s Commission

Katharine Westaway served as Program Director and stepped in briefly as President of the University of Miami's Women's Commission. The Women's Commission is the only women's organization for faculty and staff on campus. The Commission holds monthly educational workshops; for instance, Katharine gave a talk on body...

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07 Feb CONVERGE! @ UM LAW SCHOOL

Katharine Westaway served as the the Women's and Gender Studies advisor for this innovative conference out of the University of Miami law school.  A description of the event is below. CONVERGE! Re-Imagining the Movement to End Gender Violence February 7-8, 2014 University of Miami School of Law University of...

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24 Feb United Black Students Forum

In order to teach about sexism, one must teach about multiple oppressions including racism, classism, sizeism, ableism and many other prejudices. To this end, Katharine Westaway was honored to serve as Women's and Gender Studies representative at the United Black Students forum....

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07 Aug NOAM CHOMSKY ARCHIVE

Katharine Westaway was invited to be curator of Noam Chomsky's libraries and papers at MIT every summer from 2008 to 2011. [caption id="attachment_16255" align="aligncenter" width="300" class=" "] Katharine Westaway and Noam Chomsky[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_16246" align="aligncenter" width="386" class=" "] While she was working on Chomsky's archives and reorganizing...

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