The Department of Philosophy Committee on Women's Concerns (CWC, or "Quick"), formed in February, 1989, is Western University's first departmental committee of this nature. Its basic purpose is to make sure that there is a non-sexist environment for all who work and study in our department. This means that CWC:
Committee members 2014-15
Undergraduate representative: Jennifer Strickland-Tamse
Graduate representatives: Isaac Jiang & Jacquelyn Maxwell
Staff representative: Elisa Kilbourne
Faculty representative and co-chair: Jacqueline Sullivan & Samantha Brennan
"The PGSA launched the Women, Underrepresented & Marginalized Groups, and Allies Strengthening Philosophy Committee (known as ‘WUM-GASP’, or the ‘Strengthening Philosophy Committee’ whichever you prefer) in Fall 2013. WUMGASP organizes activities targeted at issues relevant to the climate for underrepresented or marginalized groups in philosophy."