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Friday, March 3, 2017 - 11:16am

UNI Women's History Month 2017 February 23: Rachel Morgan Poetry Reading Join us at 7pm for a night of poetry at the Hearst Center for the Arts. Open mic for poetry reading starts at 7:15pm. Rachel Morgan will read from her new book Honey & Blood, Blood & Honey for Final Thursday Reading...


Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 3:39pm

The UNI Women's and Gender Studies Program is turning 40! To honor this special occasion, we are hosting a celebration for students, staff, faculty, and alumni alike. For more information, please email us or call 319-273-7102. Friday, March 3, 2017 40th Celebration Center for Multicultural...


Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 5:26pm

Join the WGS Program in partnership with Student Wellness Services will be participating in the Clothesline Project for Relationship Violence Awareness Month! October 17-21, we will have shirts displayed in Maucker Union from years past to bear witness to the issue of violence against women. Shirt...


Monday, September 12, 2016 - 2:30pm

March 6 at 12pm in Rod Library, room 287 Dr. Catherine H. Palczewski is a professor of communication studies. As we approach the 100th anniversary of US women receiving the vote, her lecture reflects on the activism of the women who fought for the right. Full 2016-2017 CROW Forum Schedule


Monday, September 12, 2016 - 2:30pm

November 7 at 12pm in Rod Library, room 287 Elizabeth Sutton is Associate Professor of Art History. She has published Capitalism and Cartography in the Dutch Golden Age (Chicago, 2015) and Early Modern Dutch Prints of Africa (Aldershot, 2012). Her book Art, Animals, and Experience: Human...


Monday, September 12, 2016 - 2:30pm

December 5 at 12pm in Rod Library, room 287 Jolene Zigarovich is an assistant professor in the Department of Languages & Literatures at the University of Northern Iowa. She has also taught at Cornell University and Claremont Graduate University. Her recent book publications include Writing...


Monday, September 12, 2016 - 2:30pm

February 6 at 12pm in Rod Library, room 287 Stephanie R. Logan is an assistant professor of elementary and multicultural education. She is a former elementary school teacher and elementary and middle school counselor. She will be speaking on her experiences in education and how intersectionality...


Monday, September 12, 2016 - 2:30pm

The 2016-2017 CROW Forum will take place in the Rod Library in room 287. The first presentation will be on Monday, October 3, 2016 at 12 PM. Katelyn Browne will be presenting: Gender, Sexuality, and Quaker Identity in Youth Literature. CROW Forum events are free and open to the public. Please...


Monday, September 12, 2016 - 2:30pm

First CROW Forum of 2016-2017 Join us October 3 at the Rod Library in room 287 at 12 pm for this season's first CROW Forum! Katelyn Browne is a Youth Services Librarian & Assistant Professor in the  Rod Library. Before coming to UNI, she worked as a librarian in a PK-12 school in Washington, DC...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Take Back the Night is the culminating event for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. At 8:00 pm on April 30th, students, staff, faculty, and community members will meet on top of the Union for a rally and march through campus to the Hill. The march will include with short stops through campus to hear...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

If you were unable to attend the 2015 Women's History Month keynote address, please follow the link below and watch! Can I Play, Too?  Gender Equity in the Age of #Gamergate


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

First CROW Forum 2015-16 The first CROW Forum of the 2015-2016 school year will take place on Monday, October 5, 2015 at 12pm in the Center for Multicultural Education (CME) room 109 A. Presenting at this forum is Dr. Barbara Lounsberry, Professor Emerita, who will be presenting on "The Legacy of...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Day of Solidarity set for November 5 Faculty and staff representatives from the College of Education and the Women's and Gender Studies Program will sponsor a Day of Solidarity gathering at noon, Thursday, Nov. 5 in front of the Maucker Union near the water fountain. This gathering is for all...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Please join us for the CROW Forum on Monday, March 2, 2015 at 12pm in the CME.  Martie Reineke, professor of philosophy and world religions, will present "Intimate Domain: Desire, Trauma, and Mimetic Theory."  Copies of her book, Intimate Domain: Desire, Trauma, and Mimetic Theory will be sold...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Director Luis Argueta (recognized most recently for his 2010 film abUSed: The Postville Raid) will return to the Cedar Valley on March 8 and 9, 2015 to present the second in his trilogy of documentary films about immigration in 21st century. He will screen his new film, ABRAZOS on Sunday, March 8...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Thursday, March 26 at 7:30pm in Seerley Hall, Room 115 Marie Curie wasn’t the only female scientist in history! This talk explores 4 brilliant and important women scientists: Lise Meitner, who discovered nuclear fission;  Chien-Shiung Wu, who overturned a major law in physics; Barbara McClintock,...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

The Women's History Month Keynote Address entitled Can I Play, Too?  Gender Equity in the Age of #Gamergate will be held in the Lang Hall Auditorium at 7:30pm followed by a reception where you will have a chance to mingle with panelists Maddy Myers, Samantha Kalman, Patrick Klepek and Brianna Wu. ...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

CROW Forum will take place at 12 Noon, Monday, April 6, in the Center for Multicultural Education (Room 109A) in Maucker Union. The Outstanding Graduate Research Paper on gender will be presented by Emily Harsch.  Ms. Harsch, a first year UNI Women’s & Gender Studies graduate student, will...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

As part of the UNI Sexual Assault Awareness Month campaign, there will be a screening of The Mask You Live In on Monday, April 27 at 6:30pm in Seerley Hall, Room 115.  "The Mask You Live In follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating America’s narrow...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Please join us in wearing the color Teal on Tuesdays during the month of April.  Visit the National Sexual Violence Resource Center to learn more about SAAM! Sexual Assault Panel DiscussionWednesday, April 22 - 4:00 pmLocation: Seerley Hall, Room 115 Join us to hear from sexual assault survivors...


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