The Chancellor's Committee on the Status of Women (CCSW) started helping to improve the lives of women on campus and in the community in 1971. Through events, outreach, and engagement on and off campus, we bring attention to achievements and the challenges women at East Carolina University face everyday.

CCSW & University News

Hunting Ground CCSW poster

University Screening: The Hunting Ground

"The Hunting Ground" is an exposé of rape crimes on U.S. college campuses. Viewers should note that some scenes are sensitive in nature. Showing April 18 at 6pm in Hendrix Theatre.


Taking on sexual violence

Preventing sexual violence on college campuses has become a focus of federal authorities and ECU leaders.

Vagina Monologues

ECU hosts Vagina Monologues

The Vagina Monologues, written by playwright and activist Eve Ensler, is based on dozens of interviews Ensler conducted with women. It addresses women's sexuality and the social stigma surrounding sexual violence and abuse, creating a new conversation about and with women.

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