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Sponsored, Co-sponsored, and Related GWS Events 2015-2016


UPCOMING EVENTS, SPRING 2016

2016 Dana Shugar Colloquium Lecture

Donna_Hughes-1Thursday, March 4 at 4:00 pm

URI Carothers Library, Galanti Lounge

The Gender and Women’s Studies Program is pleased to have Dr. Donna Hughes and Dr. Pravin Patkar give this year’s Dana Shugar Colloquium Lecture. Join us for this intriguing talk about the lives of women and children in India.

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UPCOMING EVENTS, FALL 2015

2015 Dana Shugar Colloquium Lecture


Melanie_S_Brasher_webTraditions in Translation: Sons, Daughters, and Elder Care in China

Thursday, November 12 at 2:00pm

URI Carothers Library, Galanti Lounge

The Gender and Women’s Studies Program is pleased to have Dr. Melanie Brasher, Assistant Professor of Sociology/Human Development and Family Studies, give this year’s Dana Shugar Colloquium Lecture. Join us for this intriguing talk about elder care in China.

2015 Annual Carlson Lecture

donnellyphoto Tuesday, December 1 at 7:00pm

URI Edwards Auditorium

Liza Donnelly is a writer and cartoonist currently working with The New Yorker and Forbes. Her area of expertise is the use of humor and cartoons to promote gender equality and world peace. She is a cultural envoy for the U.S. State Department. This lecture is part of the Honors Colloquium The Power of Humor.


Triota Inductees and Graduation Brunch, May 2, 2015

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To read the comments delivered by Professor Donna Hughes

 at the Triota and Graduation Brunch, click here.

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 2015 Carlson Lecture and 2015 Schweers Lecture


 

 


GWS and Related Events 2013-2014

Watch the lecture video here:

youtube.com/watch?v=yRbvfLlnWtM

 

 




 


GWS and Related Events 2012-2013














 For information call 874-4620. Program access will be provided to persons with disabilities. If you need disability assistance, sign interpretation, or have questions about accessibility, please call 874-4620 at least 3 days in advance.

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NEW! Our freshly digitized scrapbook from 1998 to 2008!


...and our scrapbook from 2009 to present!


GRADUATION 2015

Congratulations to all our graduates!

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University Academic Excellence Award Winners: Christine O'Connell (Theater), Tory Kern (GWS) and Kristin Pollard (Sociology)

 

2015 SCHWEERS LECTURE ON WOMEN AND HEALTH WITH NNEKA LEIBA

DANA SHUGAR COLLOQUIUM SERIES 2012

Human Rights in Transition: Democratization and Human Rights in Mexican States

Dr. Kristin Johnson

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DIVERSITY WEEK 2012

He Continues to Make a Difference: The Story of Matthew Shepard

Leslea Newman

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