The Women's Society of Washington University is a not-for-profit group of over 600 volunteers and professional women. Founded in March, 1965, we work to engage members in ongoing learning and support student education through scholarships, projects, and leadership opportunities.
Shop where your dollars support scholars!
Bear Necessities is a non-profit shop sponsored by the Women's Society of Washington University. All proceeds from Bear Necessities sustain full-tuition scholarships we grant each year and the wide array of service, leadership, and other programs we support on campus.
Visit us in Umrath House on the South 40 or online at wubearnecessities.com.
Upcoming events for members
Mark your calendars and join us for the following events.
Lecture: "Downtown in Old Athens: The Civic Center of an Ancient City"
Wednesday, February 13, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Lecture: "The Belle Rêve of Tennessee Williams: Broken Teeth and Beautiful Dreams"
Tuesday, March 19, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
(followed by an optional lunch and bus tour)
April 17, 2013
Annual Membership Meeting - 9:30 a.m.
Adele Starbird Lecture - 11 a.m.
Lunch Reception - 12 noon