Event Schedule - Coastal Carolina University
In This Section

Women's & Gender Studies Event Schedule: Spring 2020

Thursday, January 23rd - 4:30 P.M. (EHFA 251)
Trans Voices Workshop: Sit in on a voice lesson simulation with Dr. Joshua Glasner, Visiting Assistant Professor in Music, that demonstrates the importance of voice training for transgender individuals. A Q&A session will follow.

All February:
Clothing donations (NEW sports bras, underwear, leggings in all sizes) collected for the Rape Crisis Center. Find donation boxes by the Chant 411 desk and the HTC Rec Center check-in counter.


March is Women's History Month!

All March long: Take a look at our flag and signs display on Prince Lawn and an exhibit of research and creative/activism work by WGS-affiliates in Kimbel library.

Thursday, March 5th - 10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. (Prince Lawn)
International Women’s Day Celebration

Tuesday, March 17th - 6:00 P.M. (LJSU A213) 
Screening of Boy Meets Girl, a 2014 American romantic comedy-drama film about a transgender woman living in a small town in Kentucky, looking for love.

Thursday, March 19th - 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. (AOC2 310) Sponsored by the Social Justice Research Initiative: WAGES is an experiential learning activity designed to educate individuals about the sources and cumulative effects of unconscious gender bias that good intentions alone cannot prevent.

Saturday, March 21st - 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. (EHFA 256)                                                                     Gender in a Global World Workshop: Join us for a number of short workshops to learn about the role gender plays globally in sports, education, and politics. We are offering free lunch and the opportunity to win money toward a study-abroad experience!

March 24th - March 29th (LJSU Rotunda)
What Were You Wearing? Exhibit: Take a look at a powerful exhibit educating viewers about sexual violence

Friday, March 27th - 4:30 P.M. (ATNM 115)                                                                                                  Race to the Future? Reimagining the Default Settings of Technology & Society: Dr. Ruha Benjamin, an Associate Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University, explores a range of discriminatory technology designs that encode inequity: by explicitly amplifying racial hierarchies, by ignoring but thereby replicating social divisions, or by aiming to fix racial bias but ultimately doing quite the opposite. Refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, March 31st - 3:00 to 5:00 P.M. (KRNS 109)
Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop


Wednesday, April 1st AND 8th - 6:30 P.M. (ATNM 115)
Join four international speakers for an honest conversation about global migration issues. Sponsored by the Arts and Humanities Global Experience Program

April 13th - 17th                                                                                                                                            Ella Baker Celebration (co-sponsored with Social Justice Research Initiative and Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services). Stay tuned for poster presentations, panel discussions, and other celebration events!

Wednesday, April 15th - 4:30 P.M. (ATNM 115)
LGTBQ Voices from Germany sponsored by the Department of Languages and Intercultural Studies

Thursday, April 30th - 10:00 A.M to 2:00 P.M. (KRNS 107B)
Writing/Study Day: Bring your papers, study notes, your grading, or any other work and join us for free snacks, coffee, soda, etc. You’ll feel the feminist intellectual energy in the room! Stay all day or just for a quick pit stop. Students, faculty, and staff welcome.


Wednesday, May 5th - 4:00 to 5:00 P.M. (EHFA 164)                                                                                   End-of-year Party/Graduation Ceremony/Triota induction