All posts in Women

  • #metoo at Silver Wave Film Festival
    November 17, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    New Brunswick has an average of 523 reported sexual assaults per year (2013-2017). In the wake of the National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and the #metoo movement, […]

  • Big pay equity win for rural postal workers
    September 24, 2018, by Susan O'Donnell

    More than 350 rural postal workers in New Brunswick are celebrating a legal decision in September that will give them a big pay raise and better benefits. The arbitration ruling […]

  • Women’s March Fredericton planning for diverse future
    January 28, 2018, by Women’s March Fredericton Organizing Committee

    More than 300 women and allies demonstrated their strength and solidarity at the second Women’s March Canada event in Fredericton. Imelda Perley, Elder-in-Residence at the University of New Brunswick opened […]

  • UNB professor explores white feminism [audio]
    January 24, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    The Feminist Lunch Series organized by the UNB Gender and Women Studies Program and the UNB/STU University Women’s Centre started on Jan. 22, 2018 with a talk by Dr. Erin […]

  • Panel tackles sexual harassment and toxic masculinity
    November 30, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    White Ribbon Fredericton put on its annual panel about sexual harassment on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). “It’s Everywhere: Sexual Harassment, Toxic Masculinity, and […]