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2018 Dynamic Womxn
of UCI Awards

 

The 5th Annual Dynamic Womxn of UCI Awards will celebrate and honor the incredible womxn who are leaders and role models actively making a difference in our community.

 

This is a one of a kind celebration that focuses on the womxn who inspire us to take action and to fight for causes we believe in.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018 2-4 p.m. 
Pacific Ballroom, UCI Student Center

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All are welcome. Admission is FREE!

 

Please join us to clebrate and honor our Dynamic Womxn of the Year:

 

Vania Agama Ramirez
Undergraduate, Criminology, Law & Society,
Psychology & Social Behavior, and Social Ecology

LaShonda Carter
Ph.D. candidate, Culture & Theory

Cristina Flores
Staff, Center for Educational Partnerships

Dr. Glenda Flores
Faculty, Chican@ Latin@ Studies

 

Winners of other categories will be announced during the ceremony
for the following awards:

Spotlight, Academic Achievement, Alumni & Community,
Oustanding Social Justice Activist, and Ally

 

AWARD CATEGORIES

Students, faculty and staff are eligible for each award category. Alumni and community members are eligible for the Alumni & Community Award.

 

Outstanding Social Justice Activist Award

This award honors individuals that have demonstrated a commitment to working on anti-sexist endeavors and who have drawn connections between various communities to end multiple forms of oppression including but not limited to ableism, heterosexism, racism, classism, xenophobia, and ageism.

 

Academic Achievement Award

This award honors member(s) who have demonstrated a commitment to creating a space to advance womxn in academia.

 

Spotlight Award

This award honors individuals who have demonstrated a significant contribution to the UCI community and whose role on campus may often go unnoticed. This individual demonstrates the importance and role of womxn on campus.

 

Dynamic Womxn of the Year Award

This award honors individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to the personal growth and success of womxn, through education, research, public or volunteer service, above and beyond their expected job responsibilities.

 

Ally Award

This award honors individuals that have demonstrated a commitment to serving as an ally to womxn.

 

Alumni & Community Award

This award honors a UCI alumna or member from the community who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of womxn.

 

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