Fall 2017 Events

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What Does Activism Look Like? A student panel about student activism

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 AT 5:30PM   Connelly Cinema   Approved ACS Cultural Event  

One Love Escalation Workshop: A powerful, film-based workshop that opens eyes to the warning signs of relationship abuse

MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, AT 6PM  Villanova Room
Organized by the Office of Health Promotion, Approved ACS Cultural Event 

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The Pregnancy Experience: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, Research, and Application Rayna D. Markin (Counseling), Chelsea Phillips (Theater), Suzanne C. Smeltzer (Nursing)

MONDAY, OCTOBER 16, AT 5:20PM          Driscoll Auditorium, Approved ACS Cultural Event

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Becoming the Subject of Your Own Story - Instead of the Subject of Another's Gaze
Kimberly Dark, Storyteller / Writer / Performer 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18 AT 7PM
Communication Studio (Garey Hall), Approved ACS Cultural Event

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Women Igniting Change: Villanova University Leadership Summit and Anne Welsh McNulty Institute for Women's Leadership Launch, Keynote by Anne-Marie Slaughter, renowned author and scholar

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26                       Villanova Room, Connelly Center

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"From Here I Leave Dead": Gendered Racial Violence and Anti-Eviction Movements in Brazil
Keisha-Khan Y. Perry, Brown University
                                                                           MONDAY, OCTOBER 30 AT 5:30PM
Falvey 205
Approved ACS Cultural Event, Co-sponsored by Latin American Studies

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Jefferson’s Daughters: Gender, Race, and the American Revolution Faculty Research Luncheon

Catherine Kerrison, Department of History, Gender & Women’s Studies Program

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9 AT 12PM              SAC 300 

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He Named Me Malala (FILM)
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27 AT 6PM
Driscoll Auditiorium 
Approved ACS Cultural Event

Fight like a Girl (FILM)
Followed by skype conversation with director and VU alumna Jill Morley
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26 AT 6:30PM
Bartley PWC Auditorium
Co-sponsored by the Title IX Coordinator and Office of Health Promotion
Approved ACS Cultural Event
Fight like a Girl (FILM)
Followed by skype conversation with director and VU alumna Jill Morley
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26 AT 6:30PM
Bartley PWC Auditorium
Co-sponsored by the Title IX Coordinator and Office of Health Promotion
Approved ACS Cultural Event

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Contact Information

Catherine Kerrison, PhD
Director of Academics
Phone: 610-519-4675

Shauna MacDonald, PhD
Director of Programming
Phone: 610-519-4895

Joyce Harden
Administrative Assistant/ Events Assistant
Phone: 610-519-4640

Office: SAC 488
Email: gws@villanova.edu

Gender and Women's Studies Student Reserch Conference

Each spring the Villanova Women’s Studies Program hosts the Gender and Women's Studies Research Conference. It is an exciting opportunity to showcase your work, discuss your interests with other students and faculty, and see the broad range of intellectual disciplines Women’s Studies encompasses...read more.