Black Women Empowerment Initiative | LSU Clarence L. Barney Jr. African American Cultural Center

The Black Women's Empowerment Initiative

What's New?

Recruitment is happening now! Applications for the 2021-2022 school year ARE OPEN! The link can be found here. For more information, follow us on social media!

Instagram: @lsubwei

Twitter: @bwei_lsu

Facebook: @lsubwei

Upcoming Events

MARCH 2021:

3/5:

- Cohort Applications open @ 5 pm 

- Period Product Drive “Secured.” begins

3/9:

- Phenomenal Women Awards @ 7 pm

3/10:

- HIV/AIDS testing drive for women + girls @ 11 - 2pm via Women’s Center

- LSU Giving Day

3/13:

- Period Day event 

3/18:

- Heart-to-Art (Time TBA) on Parade Grounds

3/26:

- Cohort Applications close @ 5 pm 

APRIL 2021:

4/1:

- Day one of cohort interviews

4/2:

- Day two of cohort interviews 

4/3:

- Period product drive “Secured.” ends

4/9:

- Announcement of new cohort 

4/10:

- Cohesion event - Welcome Brunch  (Time TBA)

*More information on our signature events can be found here