Women of color at the University of Minnesota play a vital role in the advancement
of the mission of the institution as a whole. University Women of Color sponsors
events and gatherings that create a space for all women of color within the
University, to feel supported, affirmed, and connected.
Through these gatherings, women of color are able to:
- Build an active community within the University through friendship and harmonious fellowship.
- Provide information and resources about the University and broader Twin
Cities community through networking, presentations, programs, and topical
- Create connections with others to help eliminate isolation and increase cross-cultural understanding and connections.
- Share stories and experiences through Circle, song, dance and other culturally affirming ways.