VOICES Retreat

A diverse group of women from across campus in meaningful dialogue and coalition-building around identity, spirituality, and social justice.

Our retreat is focused on leadership, gender and social justice while creating space for participants to explore identity and intersections that impact their daily lives and work at Georgetown University. We are building community across difference.

Learning Objectives

Students will leave the retreat with the following skills and knowledge:

  • A deeper understanding of faith and its role at the personal and community level (participation in justice movements)
  • Who am I and who am I not with relation to power and privilege
  • A stronger sense of self and identity
  • Ability to communicate with peers across difference on difficult topics ¬†
  • Can articulate a personal womanist/feminist understanding of social justice
  • Practice the skill of allyship and explore ways to enhance engagement with all communities
  • A personal understanding of wellness and the skills to advocate for your well-being¬†