Skip to Login Skip to Content Skip to Secondary Navigation

News Posts


Margaret C Smiley
Sep 12, 2013

Gloria: In Her Own Words with Amy Richards

Sep 12, 2013 by Margaret C Smiley

The Feminist Society Screens New HBO Documentary, Feeds You Free Baos By Leah Clancy and Nadia Hassan on April 2nd, 2012 This Tuesday (tomorrow), NYU’sFeminist Society is hosting an exclusive screening of Gloria: In Her Own Words, the new HBO documentary that recounts Gloria Steinem’s efforts in the modern women’s liberation movement. The screening will be followed by a question and answer session with Amy Richards, a consulting producer of the film. Gloria: In Her Own Words, was ...


Margaret C Smiley
Sep 12, 2013

Condom Control, Politics, And Speaker Shelby Knox

Sep 12, 2013 by Margaret C Smiley

Tonight At NYU: Condom Control, Politics, And Speaker Shelby Knox By Nadia Hassan on February 23rd, 2012 It’s definitely the season to be condom-conscious. From Congress deciding that women’s sexual health should be determined by anexclusively-male panel to a Rick Santorum bankroller suggesting that “aspirin between the knees” works as well as birth control, the contraception debate has been heated (and really weird). As the political discussion evolves and simultaneouslyregresses, p...


Margaret C Smiley
Sep 12, 2013

Chalk Walk Against Street-Harassment

Sep 12, 2013 by Margaret C Smiley

Chalk Walk Against Street-Harassment By Janette Valenzo Venegas Posted Apr 19 2013 - 11:07am On the days leading up to the event, anxiety built over anticipation as rain was predicted for Saturday April 13th, 2013. With rain, the Anti-Street Harassment Chalk Walk may have been postponed and the efforts of multiple activist groups would have come to naught. One of these main collaborators,Hollaback!  was determined to hold a necessary rally in Washington Square Park to mark the end of I...


Margaret C Smiley
Sep 12, 2013

The Feminist Society At NYU Holds First Meeting On Valentine’s Day

Sep 12, 2013 by Margaret C Smiley

The Feminist Society At NYU Holds First Meeting On Valentine’s Day, Welcomes All By Olivia Loving on February 3rd, 2012 The newest organization on campus, The Feminist Society at NYU, has us asking, “why hasn’t this always existed?” Nadia Hassan, one of the group’s four founding presidents, said it was this question that prompted her, Catie Brown, Sarah Khan, and Margaret Smiley to create the club. “I realized that a feminist organization that was welcoming to both men and women was ...