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Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

12pm, Monday, December 1 at 12pm in the CME.  In this presentation, The Double Whammy: Cartoon Representations of Minority Women,  Reginald Green, Emeritus Administrator, Academic Advising, will provide a critical analysis of the messages being sent through cartoons.   This event is sponosred by...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Please take a moment to check out the UNI It's On Us campaign website.  Sign the pledge and do your part to end sexual violence!


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Please join the UNI Women’s and Gender Studies program for the CROW (Current Research on Women and Gender) Forum on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 12pm in the Center for Multicultural Education (CME), room 109A on the UNI campus. Dr. Lisa Jepsen will present Women and Law School where she will discuss...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

April Crow Forum with Marjorie Perkins This presentation provides background and context to the issues of gender differences in civilian stigma associated with combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder and military sexual trauma-related post-traumatic stress dis-order of service members in the...


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

Join us for a film screening of I AM ELEVEN Wednesday, February 4, 2015 7:30pm • College Square Theatre  Tickets are $10 • Purchase your tickets now before they are sold out!  http://gathr.us/screening/9700 Do you remember when you were 11? Australian filmmaker Genevieve Bailey traveled the...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

UNI Women's History Month 2015 February 26: Final Thursday Reading Series - Brooke Wonders Hearst Center for the Arts, 7pm Brooke Wonders, Dept. of Languages and Literatures, is an essayist whose work has appeared in Brevity, Clarkesworld and Daily Science Fiction. Her research interests...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Congratulations to WGS Graduate student, Gloria Sumpter, for being chosen one of two winners in the CME's Voices Newsletter competition on diversity. Download Gloria's words in PDF format.


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Atun Wardatun, who received the MA in Women’s and Gender Studies at UNI while on a Fulbright Fellowship, has received one of seventeen Australian Leadership Awards (ALAS) to support doctoral studies at the University of Western Sydney (UWS) Australia to commence in January, 2012.  This prestigious...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Women's and Gender Studies Program would like to congratulate our WGS 2015 graduates and supporters!  We wish you the best of luck in all your future endeavors!


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Congratulations to Kristen McNutt, UNI Women's & Gender Studies graduate student, who presented her Outstanding Graduate Paper on Gender at the CROW Forum on Monday, April 2, 2012. Ms. McNutt's presentation was entitled, "We're Taking Slut Back:  Slutwalks, the Rape Script and the Linguistic...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Thanks to former WGS Director Susan Hill for sharing with us the following exciting info: I just got a message from Johnanna Ganz, who graduated in 2011 from WGS.  Her MA thesis was entitled, "Defining the 'Good' Mother: Examining the Myths of Motherhood and the Hierarchical Construction of...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Jessica Valenti is the author of the new book, Why Have Kids? A New Mom Explores the Truth About Parenting and Happiness.  Valenti will be the keynote speaker for Women’s History Month,  and her book is serving as the inspiration for this year’s theme: Feminism and the Modern Family.  In Why...


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

Megan Vogt, UNI graduate student in Social Work. Title: “Portrayals of Feminism: Through the Eyes of Hans Christian Andersen and Disney” Monday, April 7, 2014  Noon in the Center for Multicultural Education, Room 109A Faculty, staff, students and members of the wider community are invited!


Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:07pm

CROW Forum Schedule for 2015-2016 The 2015-2016 CROW Forum will take place in the Center for Multicultural Education (CME) in room109 A.  The first presentation will be on Monday,October 5, 2015  at 12pm. Barbara Lounsberry will be presenting: The Legacy of Virginia Wolf. CROW Forum events are free...


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