Laura Weiss

Laura Weiss, LMSW, has been the Director of the Cornell Women's Resource Center since 2006. She loves working with students to create events, programming, and awareness on matters of gender, feminism, sexuality, diversity and inclusion and other issues that impact women's lives. Prior to coming to Cornell, Laura worked as a therapist specializing in sexual assault counseling at Northeastern University, where she was also a lecturer in the Human Services department. At Cornell, she is part of a number of committees working to prevent sexual violence and bias, and works very closely with students to help create educational programming, events and opportunities for dialogue on these topics and many others.  Laura is a confidential Victim Advocate for anyone who has experienced sexual violence or is seeking information and support related to sexual violence.