Welcome to the Women + Girls Research Alliance. Our goal is to make a difference in our community by providing fair and unbiased data and analyses which leaders and activists can use to improve the lives of women and girls in the Greater Charlotte region.
Founded as a community-based organization in 2006 and integrated into the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2010, the Alliance provides faculty, students and the community with opportunities for research and education on women’s policy issues.
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The Alliance fosters increased collaborations between community members and UNC Charlotte; enhances public knowledge of its educational opportunities and services, and increases both faculty and student research that addresses these fundamental and regional issues for women.
Every two years, the Alliance hosts an all-day Summit conference at which new research is presented to the community including representatives of nonprofit organizations, corporations, government, media and community action.
OLYMPIA SNOWE TO KEYNOTE 2014 SUMMIT
Former U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe of Maine will deliver the keynote speech at the 2014 Summit of the Women + Girls Research Alliance on Friday, April 11, 2014 in the Student Union Ballroom at UNC Charlotte.
For more information on the Women + Girls Research Alliance, please contact:
9201 University City Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28223