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2020 (W) Welcome Event

Held Monday, August 24, 2020 at 5:30PM via Zoom

Please join the UNC Womxn of Worth Initiative for an evening where we join together and discuss this year’s theme of Beyond Words of Affirmation: A Space of Healing, Acts of Advocacy & Empowerment!

We will be joined by two of our very own UNC staff members. Shahnaz Khawaja, Assistant Director of Resiliency and Recovery Strategies in Student Wellness, will facilitate our opening discussion. We will break off into small groups to allow you to build community with your peers, faculty, and staff of the UNC community, and end with a closing keynote from Dawna Jones, Assistant Dean with the Office of the Dean of Students.

To obtain a Zoom link, please register at


Click here for the Fall 2020 Welcome Program


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2016 Spring (W) Welcome Event
Held Monday, January 23 at 5:30 PM


2016 (W) Welcome Event
Held Wednesday, August, 24th at  5 PM

Sponsored by Carolina Housing, the Graduate School, the American Indian Center, Dean of Students, Women’s Center, and the Office of the Vice Chancellor.


  • Over 250 Attendees
  • Faculty, Staff, Undergraduate and Graduate Students
  • Presentation of Phenomenal Women of Worth Played
  • Various Welcome and Support Speeches
  • Donations: Vimala’s Curryblossom Cafe,  Mediterranean Deli and Insomnia Cookies