Film and Media Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Upcoming Events


Feminism: The New Wave

Women and Gender Studies

Monday, March 5, 2018 4:30 PM to 7:10 PM
Johnson Center, JC Gold Room

The fight for equity and parity for all Women in the United States has been a long-standing struggle. At times the fight for Women’s Rights has been essentialist and exclusionary for Women from varying socio-economic statuses and racial and ethnic groups. This program will discuss different waves of Feminism and the Feminists who led those movements. It will compare and contrasts the feminisms of women like bell hooks, Cardi B, Gloria Steinem, Lena Dunham, Gloria Anzaldua, and Janet Mock. Who defines Feminism and polices those borders? Join the discussion!

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We’ve Been Here Before: A Conversation for Anti-Violence Activists Moving Forward

Women and Gender Studies

Monday, March 26, 2018 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Johnson Center, Room A, 3rd Floor

Join the Student Support and Advocacy Center and Peer Advocates for a peer-to-peer conversation on the battered Women's Movement, Anita Hill, campus activism, the #MeToo movement and more. Help us celebrate Women's History Month by discussing the brave women who have led the way in the movement to end sexual violence. The conversation will end with ways to dig deep into the anti-violence movement on campus

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