In This Section

Women's & Gender Studies Event Schedule: Fall 2018

September 2018 


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
Feminist Film Series I: XXY (2007)
A film that tells the story of a 15-year-old intersex person living in South America as she struggles to define her own gender identity.
(7 P.M. - 9 P.M. LJSU Theater)

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20
Brown Bag: Dr. Chelsea Kaunert
This lunch focuses on how girl athletes negotiate their “female” and “athlete” identities which often conflict in terms of societal expectations. Join us for this fascinating topic as well as cookies and fruit! All are welcome.
(12:30 P.M. - 1:30 P.M. EHFA101)

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
The Birds and The Bees: Information on Birth Control, STDs, Consent, and Sexual Health
This workshop offers an interactive presentation involving sexual health and wellbeing, a deeper understanding of sexual risks and STD’s, insight into contraceptive options and their functionality, and information about consent. Come with any questions or discussions you would like to have related to sex and sexuality.
(4:30 P.M. - 5:30 P.M. LJSU A213)

October 2018


October 1-7 is Sexual Violence Awareness Week at CCU

MONDAY, OCTOBER 1
Take Back the Night Poster-making Session
(10:30 A.M. - 1 P.M. Prince Lawn)

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2
Take Back the Night March and Rally
Sponsored by the Live Well Office
(5:30 P.M. LJSU Patio)

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3
Clothesline Project
Sponsored by the Live Well Office
(10 A.M. - 2 P.M. Prince Lawn)

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4
Feminist Film Series II: Private Violence (2014)
A film that focuses on the issue of domestic violence as told through two survivors.
(7:30 P.M. - 9 P.M. LJSU Theater)

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6
In The Blood
Co-sponsored with Department of Theater
This play tells the story of a mother, Hester, and her five fatherless children, trying to find help to make her children's lives successful.
Shows on 4th and 5th @ 7:30pm; on the 6th @ 3:30pm and 7:30pm (CCU Blackbox Theater)

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9
3-Minute Social Justice Talks: Social Justice in Higher Education
Co-sponsored with Intercultural Student Services and Social Justice Research Initiative
(6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. HTCC 207)

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17
Love Your Body Day
Sponsored by the Live Well Office
(11 A.M. - 1 P.M. LJSU Patio)

November 2018


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7
Feminist Film Series III: Kumu Hina (2015)
A documentary that follows the story of a transgender native Hawaiian teacher and cultural icon who brings to life Hawaii’s long-held embrace of mahu, those who embody both male and female spirit.
(7 P.M. - 9 P.M. LJSU Theater)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14
Coffee with Cool Women: Jessica Durivage Kerridge
Yoga for empowerment: Join us for a free yoga class that focuses on women's empowerment. While there will be movement, this won't be your typical vinyasa session, but a class exploring the power of femininity. There will be tea!
(4:30 P.M. - 6 P.M. LJSU A213) 

December 2018


THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6
Holiday Party & Triota Induction
(4 P.M. - 5 P.M. HTCC 207)