Programs and Events

The Women’s Resource Center (WRC) offers a variety of programs and events through the year to educate, support, and enhance the BMCC community.

For the most up to date information about our events and programs please see Women’s Resource Center (WRC) events on the  BMCC Calendar.

*Many of our programs are CCT approved, please inquire with the WRC staff for more details.

Sister2Sister Mentoring Program 

Sister2Sister Mentee Applications for Spring 2021 are now being accepted. Apply today to join the sisterhood.

Sister2Sister’s goal is to help new and incoming women-identified students adjust to college life. The program runs per-semester and provides students with the opportunity to attend workshops, social-cultural activities, make friendships, learn from adult professional women (Big Sisters), and build their co-curriculum resume. Those interested in participating, either as mentors or mentees, must submit an application and attend individual and group interviews. Sister2Sister is CCT approved.

Contact Victoria Apostol-Marius for more information.

Girls Talk Dialogue Group 

Every Thursday from 5-6 p.m. via Zoom.
See the BMCC Calendar of Events for details.
Attend 4 or more for CCT Credit

Girls Talk is a weekly discussion group designed to support women-identified students, to foster connection, create brave space, and discuss important, fun and open free-flowing topics about their experiences, life, academics, family, and more! Discussions are facilitated by a WRC staff member with guest speakers, collaborators and guests.

Contact Teamare Gaston for more information

LGBTQ+ & Women’s Health Series

Every Wednesday  from 2-4 p.m. via Zoom 
See the BMCC Calendar of Events for details.
Attend 2 or more for CCT Credit

Join us every week for a fun and interactive discussion exploring various sexuality, sexual education, out bodies, society and how it all intersects with mental health. Each session will focus on a different topic and will be facilitated by guest speakers, presenters, and professionals. This is in collaboration with Sisterhood Society and Student Government Association.

Contact Victoria Apostol-Marius for more information.

Sisters! Warriors! Retreat – TBD 

Program on hold due to COVID-19.

The Student Women’s Leadership Conference (SWLCR) has been around since 2001 and was created in collaboration with the Sisterhood Society Student Club. The conference is a three day retreat taking place in June at a campground in New Jersey. The retreat is open to all women identified students with the goal of creating sisterhood, confidence, leadership, and community. Participants experience a variety of workshops, group work, outdoor activities, keynote speakers, and creative outlets. Those interested in participating must submit a simple application, attend a short interview and orientation meeting to be considered.