Women's Studies and Resource Center

Women's Studies and Resource Center

Calendar of Events

Fall 2017

August 07

Academic Year Begins

Interested in Women's and Gender Studies? Contact Dr. Katherine Montwieler montwielerk@uncw.edu

9

Transfer Orientation and Advising

10

Transfer Orientation and Advising

14

Convocation

18

WSRC Board Meeting

3:30-5:00, Bear Hall, Room 102

21-22

New Literary Voices of the South: Thirsty Tone

21

Stephanie Powelll Watts

7:00, McNeill Hall, Room 1005

22

Upperman Get Lit. Series

"Reading Black Narratives from the Mountains to the Sea"

2:00, Azalea Coast Room, Fisher Student Union

23

Last Day for Registration/Last Day to Add/Drop

23

Involvement Carnival, 10-2, Across Campus

25

My Stand/Mentor Training

2-5, Place TBA/Contact CARE

27

Showing of Girl Rising

1:00, Lumina Theatre

28

Nursing Career & Networking Fair

10:00 am -1:00 pm

McNeil Hall Multipurpose Room 1051

September 04 Labor Day Holiday
06

Feminism in the Field Panel Discussion

and WSRC Welcome Reception

2:00-3:30, Fisher Student Center, Wrightsville Beach Room 2017

13

Showing of "Equal Means Equal"

2:00-3:30 p.m.  Wrightsville Beach Room 2017

13

Volunteer Fair

10-1, Warwick

18

Constitution Day

10-1, Amphitheater (rain location Clock Tower Lounge)

19

Jennicet Gutierrez on

"Our Existence is Resistance"

6:00 p.m., Lumina

20

Majors/Minors Fair

11-2, Burney

20

Les Leopold on

"What Happened to the American Dream: A Discussion about Runaway Inequality"

5:30, DeLoach 114

23

Seahawk Preview Day

9:30-12, Burney

28

Dr. Arlecia Simmons on

"Growing Up Gullah"

6:00, Randall Library Auditorium

28

Showing of "Care in Chaos"

7:00, Wrightsville Beach Room, FSC

29

Showing of Wonder Woman

7 and 10, Lumina Theatre

October

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

LGBT History Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

3

Women Empowering Women

Emotional Fitness Series

12-12:50, DePaolo Hall, Room 1017

3

Dr. Sarah Allen Gershon on

"Gender, Emotion, and the First Presidential Debate of 2016"

7:00, Lumina Theatre

4-6

Fall Break

9

Last Day to Withdraw with a W-Undergraduate Students

9

Hands Are For...

CARE and RHA

10-1, Chancellor's Walk

11

Graduate School Open House

4-6, Education Building Atrium

12

Take Back the Night March and Rally

6:30, Riverfront Park

16

Let's Hear it for the Girls

6, Cornerstone Great Room

16

Reflecting on Las Vegas: Gun Violence in America, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Clocktower Lounge

17

Make a T-Shirt

for CARE's Clothesline Campaign

6:30-8:30, Village Clubhouse

18

Women and Emotional Fitness

A Workshop with the Counseling Center

2-3, Masonboro, FSC

19

Purple Ribbon Campaign

12-2, Outside Wagoner

19

Queer Faculty and Staff Association

Opening Fall Social

5:00, Clock Tower Lounge, Fisher Student Center

19

Join SGA for an Open Conversation on

Sexual Assualt and Domestic Violence Awareness

7:30, Clock Tower Lounge, FSC

24

Puzzle Pieces for Peace

Fisher Student Center

25

Purple Ribbon Campaign

2-4, Outside Cameron

25

SGA Presents: Free Speech Panel

6:30- 8:00 p.m., Leutze Hall 110

Nov 1

Reproductive Justice Week Begins

Abortion in NC

6 p.m., Wrightsville Beach Room, FSC

2

Queering Reproductive Justice

6 p.m., Wrightsville Beach Room, FSC

3

Lunch with NARAL NC

11 a.m., WSRC (Bear 211)

6

No Mas Bebes

7 p.m., Lumina

7

The Hyde Amendment and Abortion Access

5:30 p.m. Masonboro Island Room

8

NC Council For Women

College Speakers' Series

2:00, Azalea, FUU

8

Abortion Storytelling

6 p.m., Azalea, FUU

9

Melody Moezzi

7:00 p.m..  Kenan 1111

11

iFest

UNCW's 25th Annual International Festival

12-4, Burney

13 Seahawk Salute
13-17 Transgender Awareness Week
14

Teacakes & Grits:

An Exploration of Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God

5, Clocktower Lounge

16

Start Smart Workshop

2:00-4:00 p.m.

Wrightsville Beach Room, 2017

16

Showing of and Panel Discussion on

Born This Way

5:30-7:00, MO 100

20

Dr. Amy Parish

"Reflections on our Closest Living Relatives and Ourselves:

Sex, Bonding, and Dominance in Bonobos"

6:30, Randall Library Auditorium

23

No Classes

22-24

Thanksgiving State Holiday

30

Last Day of Classes

December 01

Reading Day

9

Commencement

January

3-5 Transfer Orientation & Advising
8 Classes Begin
15 MLK Holiday - Univesity Closed
18

League of Women Voters presents

Tom Ross on Gerrymandering and Re-Districting in North Carolina

6:30, Lumina Theater

22 UNC Census Day

February

22

Dr. Sonja Ardoin

"Class, Life, and Higher Education: Intersections"

2:00, TBA

23 Last Day to Withdraw with W
March Women's History Month
3-11 Spring Break
19

Sally Kohn and Tara Setmayer, CNN Political Commentators

7:00, Burney Center

29-30 Easter Break
April Sexual Assault Awareness Month
7 CAS Open House
25 Last day of Class
26 Reading Day
May
4 Commencement

Archived Event listing

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AY 2011-2012

Women's History Month 2013 events