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Leadership Lunch Series
This is a women’s leadership development series for Murray State women. Students will have the opportunity to interact and network with professional women who are also alumni of Murray State! FREE lunch will be provided for participants to enjoy while they learn about leadership strategies, skills that lead to success, and how to develop leadership abilities now!
The Women's Center added this resource in November 2018 to help meet a need that was communicated by students working in the Center. Students can visit the Center Monday through Thursday between 9 am and 2 pm to receive TWO FREE bras. The Women's Center also accepts donations of new or gently-used bras. Donations can be dropped off at the Women's Center during normal business hours.
Applied Science Family Room and Blackburn Lactation Room
Murray State offers a private, lockable lactation room in Blackburn Science Building on the first floor, room 153. This keypad-entry room can be reserved using your Murray State Google calendar found HERE. Click on the time slot you wish to reserve, enter your name in the "what" field, and save your entry. An email confirmation will be sent the morning of your reservation with additional information regarding access and resources.
The Women's Center Family Room was opened during the Spring 2020 semester and is available for pregnant and parenting students who need a child friendly space on campus. This space also allows for a clean, private space to meet lactation needs for the campus community. An appointment is not needed and the space is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Firsts For Women at Murray State
The Murray State Women’s Center focuses on the promotion of gender equity and inclusion. Through advocacy, education, and resources the center works to address gender barriers and biases that hinder the health and success of Murray State students. Our mission is to create opportunities for personal growth and development, ultimately leading to a culture of respect and an environment that is safe, equitable, and welcoming. Consistent with the goals of the university, the Women's Center works to promote a campus community that is supportive of a diverse body of students.
Contact the Women's Center:
- Abigail K. Cox
- Women's Center