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Books & Ball Caps: The Chalice & the Blade // the Myrtle Beach Pelicans

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Mike recommends reading The Chalice and the Blade by Riane Eisler and shares the story behind his Myrtle Beach Pelicans ball cap. 

Addressing ‘the Greatest Human Rights Challenge in the World”

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“I raise up my voice—not so that I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard. … We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.” ~Malala Yousafzai The 193 nations that created the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) determined SDG 5, Achieve Gender…

All-Gender Restroom Map Created by Sustainability Capstone Class

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By Grace Reilein. Spring semester 2021, students in the Sustainability Capstone class worked on providing the locations of the all-gender restrooms on Auburn’s campus. The restrooms listed on the map include both handicap-accessible and non-accessible restrooms and provide the precise location of each restroom.   Providing this all-gender restroom database is important…

Gender Equality Requires Parity in Leadership

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By Steph Shepherd Image created by Roel Fleuren. In 2015 the UN adopted a resolution titled, “Transforming our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” Within the plan, 17 sustainable development goals to were identified, including Goal 5 to “achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls”. In the…

To Men Becoming Gender Justice Allies at Auburn

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By Tal Peretz I had never heard the word feminism until my first semester of college. I signed up for a required GenED class with gender studies professor Marla Jaksch, and found that feminism made sense of my life in ways nothing else ever had. It didn’t just illuminate women…