Abstract and Panel Proposals Due 2/29

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program and the Community Leadership Center are accepting abstract and panel proposals for the Women’s History Month Conference until Monday, February 29th.  The conference, which will take place on Friday, March 25th, will center around the theme “Disrupting Power and Privilege to Empower Women.”  Submissions and inquiries should be sent … Continue reading Abstract and Panel Proposals Due 2/29

Darnell Moore to Deliver Capstone Address for Black History Month on 2/23

February is Black History Month, and Dr. Keith Green, Associate Professor of English and Director of the Africana Studies program, has put together a full slate of activities that are inspired by a West African symbol called “Sankofa,” which translates to “go back and fetch it.”  Correspondingly, this year’s Black History Month events at Rutgers–Camden … Continue reading Darnell Moore to Deliver Capstone Address for Black History Month on 2/23

Oct 27: Transgender Medicine, Discrimination, and the Law

The Women’s and Gender Studies program at Rutgers University–Camden completes LGBTQ Month events on Tuesday, October 27th with a discussion on Transgender Medicine, Discrimination, and the Law. Featured presenters include:Sherman Leis, Professor and Chair Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine; Director, The Philadelphia Center for Transgender Surgery Katie Eyer, Assistant Professor Rutgers School of Law-CamdenAaron Potenza, … Continue reading Oct 27: Transgender Medicine, Discrimination, and the Law

“Women & Comics” Exhibit Open Until 4/30 in Paul Robeson Library

The Paul Robeson Library is hosting a “Women and Comics” exhibit from now until April 30th.  Dr. Robert Emmons, Associate Director of the Digital Studies Center, has loaned personal belongings, such as oversize illustrated novels and anthologies to the exhibit.  Additionally, the exhibit will feature vintage editions of books documenting the history of comic books … Continue reading “Women & Comics” Exhibit Open Until 4/30 in Paul Robeson Library

Women’s History Month Concludes 3/31

March is Women’s History Month, and Rutgers University–Camden has a slew of activities scheduled to celebrate.  This year’s theme is “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives.”  Join us on Tuesday, March 31st, for the keynote address by Ms. CeCe McDonald, an activist who will present “On Racism, Incarceration, and Trans Liberation.”  In addition to Ms. … Continue reading Women’s History Month Concludes 3/31

Women’s History Month Continues 3/26

March is Women’s History Month, and Rutgers University–Camden has a slew of activities scheduled to celebrate.  This year’s theme is “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives.”  On Thursday, March 26th, join us for the lecture “Jefferson’s Daughters: The Archival Challenges of Women’s History.”  Dr. Catherine Kerrison, Associate Professor of History at Villanova University, will present. The … Continue reading Women’s History Month Continues 3/26

Women’s History Month Continues 3/24

March is Women’s History Month, and Rutgers University-Camden has a slew of activities scheduled to celebrate.  This year’s theme is “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives.”  The next event will take place on Tuesday, March 24th, with the lecture “Moving Away from Damage-Centered Research in Studies with Prostitute Women.”  Dr. Corey Shdaimah, Associate Professor for the School of … Continue reading Women’s History Month Continues 3/24

Women’s History Month Continues 3/11

March is Women’s History Month, and Rutgers University-Camden has a slew of activities scheduled to celebrate.  This year’s theme is “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives.”  The next event will take place on Wednesday, March 11th, with a presentation by Dr. Holly Blackford, Professor of English, on “Vessels from (Vaginal) Crevices: Southwestern Landscape and Archaeology of the … Continue reading Women’s History Month Continues 3/11

Women’s History Month Begins Its Month of Celebration on 3/4

March is Women’s History Month, and Rutgers University-Camden has a slew of activities scheduled to celebrate.  This year’s theme is “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives.”  The first event will take place on Wednesday, March 4th, with readings by students in the MFA Creative Writing Program.  Cherita Harrell, Micaiah Johnson, Melanie McNair, and Stacey Seidl … Continue reading Women’s History Month Begins Its Month of Celebration on 3/4

“Becoming Visible: Helping LGBTQ Youth in Crisis” Training Scheduled for 9/18

The Women’s and Gender Studies program is co-sponsoring the “Becoming Visible: Helping LGBTQ Youth in Crisis” training on Thursday, September 18th, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., in the South ABC Conference Room of the Campus Center.  The program includes a presentation by Dr. Caitlin Ryan, a nationally recognized expert on LGBTQ youth, an LGBTQ cultural … Continue reading “Becoming Visible: Helping LGBTQ Youth in Crisis” Training Scheduled for 9/18