Community Organizations

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The Chancellor’s Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)
The Commission on the Status of Women consists of approximately 20 faculty, staff, and student members appointed by the Chancellor and charged with the duty of studying the status of women faculty, staff, and students. The Commission keeps the Chancellor apprised and makes recommendations. Contact Laura Antonow ( for more information.

The University Dames
The University Dames is an organization of women employed by or associated with the University of Mississippi that has small interest group meetings monthly. For more information, please email or view the organization’s web page at

UM Women in STEM


American Association of University Women (AAUW)
For information on the Oxford Branch of the AAUW, contact Christina Torbert, Branch President, at or (662) 915-7059.
The Oxford AAUW meets once a month at 5:30 p.m. at the Downtown Grill? on the Courthouse Square. They also host a used book sale in February of each year to provide local scholarships.

Family Crisis Services of Northwest Mississippi

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)