Women's Center Events

Throughout the Spring Semester:

Bristol’s Women’s Center has partnered with the New Bedford Women’s Center to provide trained counselors in domestic violence and sexual assault throughout the semester. 

  • New Bedford Campus lobby: Mondays 9 to 11 a.m.; Tuesdays 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Fall River Campus, G building lobby: Wednesdays 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursdays 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Nursing Student Support group
Every Monday, 12 to 1 p.m., at the Women’s Center

Spanish-Speaking Support group
Every Tuesday, 12 to 1 p.m., at the Women’s Center

Menstrual Hygiene products and Diaper Drive
Products can be dropped off at the Women’s Center or the Student Engagement Office on the Fall River Campus and the admission office at the other campus locations.

Parenting Club meetings: Click here to learn more about Parenting Club meetings. 

Women’s Center Book ClubClick this link to let us know you would like to join our book club discussions


March: National Women’s History Month 


CANCELLED: Thursday, March 26 | Lunch and Learn - Movie Discussion
We will watch the movie Iron Jawed Angels and have a discussion led by Professor Robyn Worthington.
Women's Center, Fall River Campus, 12 to 2 p.m. Women’s Center


April: Sexual Assault Awareness Month


Thursday, April 2 | South-Coast Seven Performance
Honoring the lives and triumphs of seven local women (written by Bristol students) performance at the Zeiterion Theater. Later that evening a performance of Los Angeles Theatre Works Seven, a riveting documentary play by seven female writers based on personal interviews with seven remarkable women who faced life threatening obstacles before bringing heroic changes to their home countries of Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia and Cambodia.
Zeiterion Theater, New Bedford. UPDATE: This event is currently still on; click here for Zeiterion cancellation information

CANCELLED: Friday, April 3 | Conference: Genocide on the African Continent
In collaboration with Bristol Women’s Center, LusoCentro and Multicultural Center and in conjunction with Dr. Enoch Lamptey, Professor of Sociology.
Jackson Arts Center, Fall River Campus, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

CANCELLED: Tuesday, April 7 | Dress to Impress Fashion Show
In collaboration with Bristol Career Services, Rob Roy Academy and Professional Stylist Eve Rounds. This fun event will show students how to dress for success for their future careers. In addition, students will have the opportunity to receive complimentary haircuts. Students will be modeling clothes from the Professional Wardrobe Closet.
Jackson Arts Center, Fall River Campus, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 8 | Faculty & Staff Forum
The forums provide women with the opportunity to comfortably share experiences and ideas, support each other and offer suggestions on how to further advance the college's equity agenda.  
Attleboro Campus, 12 to 2 p.m. 

Thursday, April 16 | Lunch & Learn
Healthy Relationships: the workshop by Family Planning will focus on aspects of healthy & unhealthy relationships. This workshop uses interactive exercises to foster participation and discussion.
Women’s Center, Fall River Campus, 12 p.m. 

Tuesday, April 21 | Stories that Inspire with Nancy Durfee
Bristol Alumni and City Planner for town of Somerset.
Women’s Center, Fall River Campus, 2 p.m.




Thursday, May 7 | Stories that Inspire: TBA
Women’s Center, Fall River Campus, 11 a.m.


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