Women's Studies and Resource Center

Women's Studies and Resource Center

Calendar of Events

Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

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

19

WSRC Board Meeting

9:00, Bear Hall, Rm 261

22 UNC Census Day
23

Workshop with Athenian Press

Poetry as Protest & Writing as Resistance

12:30-1:30, Wrightsville Beach Room, FSC

24

#MeToo--Moment or Movement?

3:30-4:30, Wrightsville Beach Room, 2017

25

Dr. Michael Seidman

Transatlantic Antifascisms: From the Spanish Civil War to the End of World War ll

Book Panel

7:00 pm, Randall Library Auditorium

27

Showing of

Battle of the Sexes

6:00, Lumina

29

Queer Faculty and Staff Association Social

5:30, Carolina Ale House

February

1

LGBTQIA Resource Office

Spring Welcome Back Event and Office Decoration

4-5:30, FUU 1037

2

UNC Women Faculty Mentoring

1:00, Bear 281

6

"Macandal is Saved!" Disease,

Conspiracy, and the Coming of the Haitian Revolution

5:30, MO 100

8

Box Design and Letter Writing Session

5-6:00, FUU 1037

8

Fair Trade Chocolate & Healthy Relationships

1:30-2:30, The Hub

10

UNCW CAS Homecoming Run!

Join the Feminists Running Team!

8:00, Teaching Lab

  11

Screening of Birthright: A War Story

4:30, Blockade Runner, Wrightsville Beach

11

Got Consent?

7-8, Crossing 2

12

Intimacy Timeline Program

5-6, TBD

15

Social Justice  Symposium:

Combatting the School-to-Prison Pipeline

6:30, Warwick Center

15

Cookie Decorating and Letter Exchange

6-7:00, FUU 1037

16

AAUW Chocolate and Wine Tasting Reception

6:00, Nonni Bacca

19

Safe Spring Break Initiative

5-6, Wagoner

21

UNC Wednesday

Dr. Amy Kirschke on

"The Privilege of Dying: African American Soldiers, Art, and World War I"

4:00, CAB 2033

21

GSA welcomes

Mayor Bill Saffo

6:00 pm, CIE

22

Dr. Sonja Ardoin

Social Class, Life, and Higher Education:

Exploring Our Experiences

2:00, Wrightsville Beach Room, FSC

22

Self-Love Mini-Journal Workshop

4-6:00, FUU 1037

23 Last Day to Withdraw with W
23

CHHS presents #METOO Coffee Hour

10:00-11:00 am, McNeill Hall, Rm 1031

23

Celebrating Caterina Jarboro: Wilmington's

First Operatic Diva

7:30, Beckwith Recital Hall

26-3/1

Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness Week:

Real Bodies/Real Lives

26

Trust Your Gut

5:00, Madeline Suite

26

Glow Yoga

8:30 p.m., SRC

27

Body Chatter

11:00 am, DePaolo 1017

27

Showing of Fatitude

7:00, Lumina

March Women's History Month
2

UNC Women Faculty Mentoring Meeting

1-2:30, Bear 281

2

Femme Speak Out

7-9:00, Athenian 2231 Wrightsville Avenue

3

NEDA Walk

National Eating Disorders Association Walk

9:00 am, Wrightsville Beach Park

3-11 Spring Break
5

Staff/Faculty My Stand Mentor Training

2-5, DePaolo 1017

8

International Women's Day

YWCA Women of Achievement Award Ceremony

6:00, Wilmington Convention Center

13

Planned Parenthood Informational Session

2:00, MO 210

14

The 7 Deadly Sins of Being a Woman

7:00, King Hall Auditorium

15

AAUW

Game Day for Education

11-3, Saint Andrews on the Sound

15

Dean's Lecture Series in the Humanities

Dr. Stephanie Foote speaking on

Hoarding and the Humanities:

Why We Love Garbage

5:30, Morton 100

16

CHHS Coffee Hour

An exploration of collaborations around issues related to Women's Health

10:00-11:00 am, McNeill Hall, Rm 3084

18

The 7 Deadly Sins of Being a Woman

3:00, King Hall

19

Sally Kohn and Tara Setmayer, CNN Political Commentators

7:00, Burney Center

20

Women in Media

Networking Event

6:00, CIS 1008

21

Hibiscus: Standing Strong

7:00, Wilmington Convention Center

25

Femme Fair

11-4, Athenian Press, 2231 Wrightsville Ave

26-29

Port City Super Girls

Camp Kirkwood

26

I Can Do That:

Lunch and Panel on Women Seeking Public Office

11:00, St. Paul's Episcopal Church

16 N. 16th Street

Sponsored by the League of Women Voters

26

Bumps and Brews

5-8, Satellite Bar and Lounge

27

Humanity Now:

Women and International Relief Efforts

2:00 p.m., Wrightsville Beach Room, FSC 2017

29-30 Easter Break
31

March Monster Mayhem

Cape Fear Roller Girls Bout to Benefit

Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity Women Build 2018

6:30, Jellybeans

April Sexual Assault Awareness Month
4

Voices Against Violence

6-9:00, Hub Lawn

5-6

Visions 8

Film Festival and Conference

Lumina Theater and Other Locations

6

UNC Women Faculty Mentoring

1-2:30, Bear 281

6

Femme Speak Out

7-9:00, Athenian

7 CAS Open House
9

Make a T-Shirt

6:30-8:30, Seahawk Village Club House

10

Equal Pay Day

10

Post-Partum Depression Awareness Event

When the Bough Breaks

Film Screening and Panel Discussion, Hosted by Health & Human Services

6:00 pm. Lumina Theater, Fisher Student Center

11

UNC Wednesday

Dr. Ben Taylor on "Google & Democracy: Politics and the Power of the Internet"

4:00, Randall LIbrary Auditorium

12

Speak Out

7:00 pm, Clocktower Lounge

12

To Be Brown and Gay in the U.S.A.

A Public Lecture by Dr. Anthony Ocampo

6-8:30, King 101

15

NC Women Writers Mixer

3-5:00, Athenian

16

Scratching Out a Living: Immigrant Labor and Racialized Precarity in the South

A Public Talk by Dr. Angela Steusse

5:00, Cameron 105

17

Just Us: Unfiltered

A Performance Troupe for Social Justice

7:00, Old Books on Front Street

18

Mobile Yam Jam

11-4, Parking Lot T (behind McNeill)

18

Gullah Een We Own Back Yard

Lecture, Readings, Film Screening, Refreshments

6:00-8:00 pm, King Hall Auditorium, Room 101

19

Panel Discussion

Mainstream Islam and Islamic Extremism

7:00, King 101

20

Puss Chat Comedy Showcase

9:00, Athenian

25

Time's Up Panel Discussion

2:00, Topsail Island Room (FSC)

25 Last day of Class
25 Denim Day
26 Reading Day
27

Gallery Walk

1:00, Athenian

30

Women Build

Celebration Event

5:00, 1400 South Second

May
3

Purple and Lavender Reception

3:00 pm

Fisher Student Center, Clock Tower Lounge

4 Commencement
4

Femme Speak Out

7:00, Athenian Press

7-12

Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity

Women Build 2018

30-6/2

National Conference for College Women

Student Leaders

June 1

Femme Speak Out

7:00, Athenian Press

July 6

Femme Speak Out

7:00, Athenian Press

Archived Event listing

AY 2016-2017

AY 2014-2015

AY 2013-2014

AY 2012-2013

AY 2011-2012

Women's History Month 2013 events