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2014 Events

Faculty Welcome Back Tea

Join us for tea! You will receive a detailed invitation prior to the event.

  • Tea
  • Friday, September 6, 2013
  • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

Undergraduate Welcome Back Dinner!

We are excited to catch up with all of you and to talk about the upcoming year. Any student interested or already involved in Gender and Women's Studies is welcome to join us for a vegetarian and vegan friendly meal!

  • Dinner
  • Wednesday, September 11, 2013
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

Luncheon to Welcome Back Graduate Students

Any graduate student interested in Gender and Women's Studies is welcome to join us for lunch!

  • Luncheon
  • Monday, September 16, 2013
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

"Time Limits on Abortion: Viability vs. Sentience"

Bonnie Steinbock, PhD, Professor of Philosophy, University of Albany and founding faculty Union-Mt. Sinai Bioethics Program

  • Lecture
  • Monday, September 30, 2013
  • 4:00 PM
  • Location: Hawkins-Carlson Room

Meliora Weekend: Stanton Anthony Luncheon and Conversations

Hosted by The Susan B. Anthony Center for Women's Leadership

  • Luncheon / Panel Discussion
  • Friday, October 11, 2013
  • 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Location: Interfaith Chapel, River Level

Meliora Weekend: LGBTQ&A Breakfast Panel

  • Panel Discussion
  • Saturday, October 12, 2013
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location: Meliora Restaurant: Salon D

2013 Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for Fiction Award Ceremony

Please join us for the presentation of the 2013 Kafka Award to Anna Keesey for her book, Little Century. Ceremony includes a by a reading by Anna Keesey.

  • Award Presentation & Reading
  • Tuesday, October 15, 2013
  • 5:00 PM
  • Location: Welles-Brown Room

Research Grant applications due

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2013
  • 0:00 AM

Sixth Annual Two Icons Lecture, "The Political History of Contemporary Black Feminism," Duchess Harris

  • Lecture
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013
  • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Location: Welles Brown Room

Symposium: Violence, Memory, and Social Recovery

  • Symposium
  • Friday, October 18, 2013
  • 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Location: Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library

Graduate Certificate applications due

  • Wednesday, November 13, 2013
  • 0:00 AM - 11:59 PM

"Failure Is Impossible" Mentoring Series: How to Have an Academic Career, Eleana Kim, Associate Professor of Anthropology

  • Mentoring Lunch
  • Wednesday, November 20, 2013
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

Undergraduate Research Conference

  • Conference
  • Friday, November 22, 2013
  • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location: Gamble Room

Teaching Fellowship applications due

  • Monday, December 2, 2013
  • 0:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Faculty Research Seminar: Rachel Haidu, Associate Professor of Art History, Director of the Program in Visual and Cultural Studies

Rachel Haidu, Associate Professor of Art History, Director of the Program in Visual and Cultural Studies

  • Research Seminar
  • Wednesday, December 4, 2013
  • 12:00 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

(en)Gendered entries due

Call for Undergraduate Art for our annual show, "(en)Gendered". This year's theme is "Words and Works: Dialogues in Intersectionality". The show's opening is Friday, January 17th. Winners will be displayed in the Art and Music Library January 22 - February 27.

  • Deadline
  • Monday, December 9, 2013
  • 0:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Faculty Morning Meeting

We invite associates to join us for an end of semester meeting.

  • Faculty Meeting
  • Monday, December 16, 2013
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

(en)Gendered "Words and Works: Dialogues in Intersectionality" Opening!

Join us at the Sage Art Center at 5pm to reveal this year's undergraduate work! Juror's Prize winners will be announced, refreshments will be served, and Heather Layton, Senior Lecturer in Art, will give a gallery talk. This event is free.

  • Art Opening
  • Friday, January 17, 2014
  • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location: Sage Art Center

Research Grant applications due

  • Wednesday, February 5, 2014
  • 11:59 PM

Faculty Research Seminar: "The Intersection of Misogyny and Racism: The Adjudication of African American Victims' Court Cases," Catherine Cerulli, Director, Susan B. Anthony Center for Women's Leadership

Space is limited and RSVP is required, RSVP period opens on January 25th and closes on January 31st. Send RSVP to sbai@rochester.edu.

  • Research Seminar
  • Thursday, February 6, 2014
  • 12:00 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

Susan B. Anthony Legacy Dinner

  • Award Ceremony and Dinner
  • Saturday, February 8, 2014
  • 6:30 PM
  • Location: Staybridge Suites
Yellow Rose

Susan B. Anthony Birthday Tea

Join us to celebrate Susan B. Anthony's Birthday

  • Saturday, February 15, 2014 through Wednesday, February 5, 2014
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Location: Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library

Susan B. Anthony Lecture, Qwo-Li Driskill

Keynote speaker for the International Graduate Student Research Conference

  • Lecture
  • Friday, February 28, 2014
  • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location: Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library

International Graduate Student Research Conference "Words and Works: Dialogues in Intersectionality"

  • Research Conference
  • Saturday, March 1, 2014
  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location: Hawkins-Carlson Room

Graduate Certificate Plan applications due

Please visit http://www.rochester.edu/College/WST/grad/certificate.html for details about completing the Graduate Certificate Plan Application

  • Wednesday, March 5, 2014
  • 11:59 PM

International Women's Day Field Trip

  • Field Trip
  • Saturday, March 8, 2014
  • 2:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Location: Susan B. Anthony House and Perkins Mansion on East Ave

Women's History Month Film Series: "The Punk Singer"

Screening of "The Punk Singer" followed by a Skype Q&A with director Sini Anderson.

  • Film Screening and Q&A with Director
  • Friday, March 21, 2014
  • 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Location: The Little Theater, Theater 5

Women's History Month Film Series: "Girl Rising"

Free Screening of "Girl Rising" followed by a panel talkback.

  • Film Screening and Panel Discussion
  • Saturday, March 22, 2014
  • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location: The Little Theater, Theater 5

Women's History Month Film Series: "Forbidden Voices"

Screening of "Forbidden Voices" followed by a panel talkback.

  • Film Screening and Panel Discussion
  • Sunday, March 23, 2014
  • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location: The Little Theater, Theater 5

Women in Music Festival 2014

  • Music Festival
  • Monday, March 24, 2014 through Saturday, March 29, 2014
  • 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: Various Locations at Eastman School of Music

Women's History Month Film Series: "Tapestries of Hope"

Free screening of "Tapestries of Hope" followed by a panel talkback.

  • Film Screening and Panel Discussion
  • Monday, March 24, 2014
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: The Little Theater, Theater 5

Women's History Month Film Series: "The Motherood Archives"

Screening of "The Motherhood Archives" followed by a panel talkback.

  • Film Screening and Panel Discussion
  • Tuesday, March 25, 2014
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: The Little Theater, Theater 5

Women's History Month Film Series: "American Revolutionary"

Screening of "American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs" followed by a panel talkback.

  • Film Screening and Panel Discussion
  • Wednesday, March 26, 2014
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: The Little Theater, Theater 5

Women's History Month Film Series: "Maidentrip"

Screening of "Maidentrip" followed by a Skype Q&A with director Jillian Schlesinger

  • Film Screening and Panel Discussion
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: The Little Theater, Theater 5

Research Grant applications due

  • Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Dissertation Award applications due

  • Wednesday, April 2, 2014
  • 11:59 PM

"Out in Reel" LGBTQI Film Series

  • Film Screening
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: Hoyt Auditorium

Rocxxy Applications Due

  • Friday, April 11, 2014
  • 11:59 PM

"Out in Reel" LGBTQI Film Series

  • Film Screening
  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: Hoyt Auditorium

Fireside Chat with Kristen Renn, PhD

Kristen Renn, Professor of Higher, Adult and Lifelong Education at the University of Michigan will join The Warner School of Education for a Fireside Chat

  • Talk
  • Friday, April 18, 2014
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location: The Warner School of Education, LeChase Hall

3rd Annual Rainbow Lecture

"Creating Environments for LGBTQ College Student Success" with Kristen Renn, Associate Professor of Higher, Adult, Lifelong Education at Michigan State University

  • Lecture
  • Friday, April 18, 2014
  • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location: Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library

Debate Union Event

The Debate Union Presents a Public Debate on Transition-Related Healthcare in Universities

  • Debate
  • Saturday, April 19, 2014
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Location: Dewey 2162

"Out in Reel" LGBTQI Film Series

  • Film Screening
  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014
  • 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Location: Hoyt Auditorium

Faculty Retreat

  • Thursday, May 1, 2014
  • 12:00 PM
  • Location: Lattimore 540

Commencement

  • Commencement
  • Sunday, May 18, 2014
  • 1:15 PM
  • Location: Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library

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