Past Events


SIUE Women’s Studies

Spring 2013

Monday, January 28, 12:00-1:00 PM

cwcw: Journalist Nancy Cambria

Women’s Studies Center, Peck Hall 3407

Tuesday, February 5, 11:00 AM-12:15 PM

 “Artemisia Gentileschi: Portrait of a Baroque Artist as an Early Feminist”

Prof Katherine Poole-Jones

Peck Hall 3417

Monday, February 11, 12:00-1:00

cwcw: Entrepreneur Bev George

Women’s Studies Center, Peck Hall 3407

Wednesday, February 27, 1:30-2:45 PM

Self Defense Workshop

Officers Johnson, Vaughan, and Kamphius, SIUE Campus Police

Peck Hall 0306

 

March, ongoing exhibit

“To Whom It May Concern: 19th Century Feminist Responses to ‘A Letter of Genteel and Moral Advice,” Featuring Works from the University’s Rare Books Collection

First Floor, Lovejoy Library

 

Saturday, March 9, 10:00 AM

Sponsored by the Chemistry Department

International Women’s Day Event: A Celebration of the Achievement of Rita Levi Montalcini

Science Building 3114

Wednesday, March 13, 1:30-2:45

“Women and Domestic Violence”

Marcy Jacobs, Oasis Women’s Center

Peck Hall 0306

Tuesday, March 19, 6:00-7:00 PM

“The Poetics of Gender”: A Reading of Contemporary Poetry by Women Poets

First Floor, Lovejoy Library

Wednesday, March 20, 1:30-2:45

Co-Sponsored with the Sexual Assault Task Force

“Healthy Sexual Behaviors”

Lauren Keefer

Peck Hall 0306

Tuesday, March 26, 2:00-3:00

Co-sponsored with SIUE ROTC

40th Anniversary of Women in the Army ROTC

Lieutenant General Kathleen Gainey

MUC

 

Wednesday, April 3, 1:30-2:45

Screening of Compañeras

Peck Hall 0306

Monday, April 8, 11:00-12:00

cwcw: Writer, Producer, and Director Liz Massie

Women’s Studies Center, Peck Hall 3407

Monday, April 8, 1:30-2:45

“‘Weird Travels’: My Adventures as a Writer, Director, and Producer.”

Liz Massie

Peck Hall 0306

Fall 2012

Wednesday, September 5, 6:00 PM

Iron Jawed Angels

Film screening and discussion lead by Prof. Jennifer Logue, Educational Leadership

Peck Hall 0409

Wednesday, September 19, 6:00 PM

Running in High Heels

Documentary screening and discussion lead by Prof. Jennifer Logue, Educational Leadership

Peck Hall 0409

Wednesday, September 26, 6:00 PM

Illinois Women’s Institute for Leadership (IWIL) Panel Discussion on Women and State Politics

Lead by the Hon. Barbara Brown

Peck Hall 0409

Thursday, September 27, 2:00 PM

cwcw: Elise Waldman, Genome Analysis Center, Monsanto

Women’s Studies Office, Peck Hall 3407

Tuesday, October 2, 12:30-1:30 PM

“Women and Islam in the Context of Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis”

Prof. Saba Fatima, Philosophy

Brown bag discussion co-sponsored with the Department of English as part of The Year of the Book

Women’s Studies Office, Peck Hall 3407

Wednesday, October 10, 12:00-1:15 PM

“Student-Faculty Synergy and Institutional Change: A Story of Sustainability and Feminist Methodology”

Prof. Connie Frey Spurlock and Kevin Adkins

Co-sponsored by the Sustainability Advisory Group

Woodland Residence Hall

Friday, October 19, 7:30 PM

 “In This Moment: Women and Their Songs”

Katherine Eberle, mezzo-soprano, and Ksenia Nosikova, piano

Recital Sponsored by the Department of Music

Abbott Auditorium

Wednesday, October 24, 6:00-7:00 PM

“From Disney Princesses to The Hunger Games: Women and Girls in Popular Culture”

Prof. Nancy Lutz, Anthropology

Peck Hall 3313

Monday, October 29, 1:30-2:45

“Women and Domestic Violence”

Marcy Jacobs, Oasis Women’s Shelter

Peck Hall 3316

Wednesday, November 7, 1:30

cwcw: Caroline Pender, 222 Bakery

Women’s Studies Office, Peck Hall 3407

Wednesday, November 7, 3:00-4:15 PM

“The Role of Raqs Sharqi (Belly Dance) in Middle Eastern Culture”

Heather Ward

Founders Hall 300

Wednesday, December, 5,6:00-7:30 PM

“Reproductive Ethics: Three Blind Men and an Elephant”

Dr. Elizabeth Ferries-Rowe, Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology at Indiana University

Co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy

Peck Hall 0409

Thursday, December 6, 12:30 PM:

cwcw: Dr. Elizabeth Ferries-Rowe, Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology at Indiana University

Women’s Studies Office, Peck Hall 3407

Spring 2012

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 1:00-2:00 PM

coffee with cool women with Joann Condellone, Certified Nurse Midwife

Women’s Studies Office, Peck Hall 3407

Thursday, Feb. 16 , 9:30-10:45 AM

“To Care Is Human: Just Caring for Caregivers Wherever they May Be”

Prof. Alison Reiheld, Philosophy

Abbott Auditorium, Lovejoy Library

Thursday, Feb. 23, 9:30-10:45

Screening of I Had An Abortion

a film by Gillian Aldrich and Jennifer Baumgardner

Peck 3315

Monday, Feb. 27, 6:00-7:30 PM

“Manifesting Feminism: How To Live Your Values”

Jennifer Baumgardner and Amy Richards, Co-authors of Manifesta: Young Women, Feminism and the Future

Maple-Dogwood, MUC

Thursday, March 15, 9:30-10:45 AM

 “Selu Encounters  Eve: A Contrasting Study of Cherokee and Christian Spirituality”

Prof. Rowena McClinton, Historical Studies

Abbott Auditorium

Wednesday, March 21, 1:00-2:00 PM

coffee with cool women with Lt. Carole Presson, Madison County Sherriff’s Office

Women’s Studies Office, Peck 3407

Tuesday, April 3, 9:30-10:45 AM

“Paintings of Women Reading Books:  Changing Perceptions of Women from the Late Middle Ages to the Present”

Prof. Isaiah Smithson, English (emeritus)

Abbott Auditorium

Tuesday, April 10, 9:30-10:45

“Personal Safety and Self Defense”

Officer Tara Vaughan, SIUE Police and RAD Program

VadaPeck Hall 3315 

Fall 2011

September 1, 3:00-5:00

Abigail Disney, Producer of the PBS Series Women, War & Peace

Screening of  “Pray the Devil Back to Hell” and Q&A

Peck Hall 1405

This event is co-sponsored by the SIUE Peace Studies Program.

September 20, 10:00-11:00

Coffee with Cool Women: Dr. Jennifer Horney, UNC Center for Public Health Preparededness

Peck Hall 3117

October 5, 3:00-4:15

Prof. Georgiann Davis, “The Power of a Name: Intersex Identities and the Politics of the Medical Profession”

Peck Hall 3406

October 12, 1:00-2:00

Coffee With Cool Women: Dail Chambers , co-founder, Yeyo Arts Collective and Gya Community Gallery (St. Louis)

Women’s Studies Office

This event is co-sponsored by the SIUE Black Studies Program

October 20, 6:00-7:30

 Prof. Cathy Santanello and Prof. Nicole Klein, “The Nuts and Bolts of Human Sexuality: What Every College Student Should Know”

October 26, 3:00-4:15

Prof. Candice Love Jackson, “Becoming the Scholarly Eclectic: Pimps, Mammies, and the City of Quahog”

Peck Hall 3406

November 2, 3:00-4:15

 Counseling Services, “Date/Acquaintance Rape”

Peck Hall 3406

November 2, 4:40-5:30

Coffee With Cool Women: Veronique LaCapra, Science Reporter for KWMU (NPR)

Women’s Studies office

November 7, 3:00-4:15

Prof. Anushiya Ramaswamy, “Caste and Women in India”

Peck Hall 3406

November 16, 3:00-4:15

Prof. Katherine Poole, “‘Women Ruled Then’: The Role of Women Artists in Eighteenth-Century Europe”

Peck Hall 3406

All lectures are free and open to the public.  Coffee With Cool Women sessions have limited seating.  Please contact Prof. Catherine Seltzer (cseltze@siue.edu) for more information or to reserve your cup of coffee.


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