Alice Drum Women's Center

About the Center

The Alice Drum Women’s Center promotes dialogue and action around women’s issues and fosters a culture of equality and inclusion. In its 25 years at F&M, the center has expanded its mission toward broader goals of inclusion and advocacy along the intersections of race, class, sexuality, gender, and disability. The center offers opportunities to develop leadership skills with a focus on community engagement through programming, workshops, and student-led discussions. The center is open to all members of the community.


Second Floor, Steinman College Center, Room 208


Diosanny Rivera-Placido

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Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

What You'll Find Here

Resources and Helpful Links & Numbers

Campus Resources

Student Wellness Center & Counseling Services:


Director of Care Coordination & Violence Prevention:

Sam Thiry

email Sam

Title IX Coordinator:

Katharine J. Snider


email Kate

Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion:

Gretchel L. Hathaway

email Gretchel

Public Safety:


Sexual and Gender Alliance (SAGA):

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Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program Chair:

Professor Alison Kibler

email Alison

Program Coordinator:

Deb Saporetti

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Local & National Resources

Central PA Womyn's Chorus:

LGBT Center of Central PA:

Milagro House:

669 W. Chestnut St. / 717-509-1401

National Women’s Studies Association Conference:

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape:

Planned Parenthood Keystone:

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network):

800-656-HOPE (4673)

Trevor Project (Crisis Lifeline for LGBTQ Youth to age 24):


TWOCC: Trans Women of Color Collective:

Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR):


YWCA Lancaster: Sexual Assault Prevention & Counseling Center 24/7 Rape Crisis Hotline:


YWCA of Harrisburg Rape Crisis Hotline: