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 and details on our events and programs please see our WRC Calendar.
*Many of our programs are CCT approved, please inquire with the WRC staff for more details.
Sister2Sister Mentoring Program
Sister2Sister is a peer-mentoring program established around 2009 with the goal to help freshmen women-identified students to adjust to college life. The program runs per semester and gives the opportunity to students to attend workshops, social-cultural activities, bond, 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 groups interviews. S2S is CCT approved.
Application details for Fall 2020 coming soon!
Contact Victoria-Apostol Marius for more information
Girls Talk Dialogue Group
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
Sisters Warriors Retreat – TBD
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.
Application details coming soon!