Student's wanted women to have more of a voice. So we turned International Women's Day in to a whole week! We also have a Women's Network and a Feminist Society on campus.
The university also celebrated International Women's Day in March with a day packed full of events. The University of Essex is one of the first universities in the country to eradicate the gender pay gap, and we are also one of the most well represented universities in terms of females in senior management positions.
Change doesn't just happen. These wonderful people made it: