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Apr 25 2024

Gender and Women's Studies End of Year Celebration!

Thursday, 5:00 pm–6:30 pm
Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
Mar 29 2024

Lizzie Borden: Working Girls

Friday, 6:00 pm–8:00 pm America/Chicago
Gene Siskel Film Center, Theatre 1
Mar 28 2024

Lizzie Borden: Born In Flames

Thursday, 8:30 pm–10:30 pm America/Chicago
Gene Siskel Film Center, Theatre 1
Mar 28 2024

Lizzie Borden: Regrouping

Thursday, 6:00 pm–8:00 pm America/Chicago
Gene Siskel Film Center, Theatre 1
Mar 28 2024

Art & Activism: A Discussion with Filmmaker Lizzie Borden

Thursday, 2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Chicago Justice Gallery
Mar 25 2024

Teach In: Why Opposing Zionism Is Not Antisemitism

Monday, 2:00 pm–3:30 pm America/Chicago
Daley Library Room 1-470
Mar 12 2024

50 Years of Women in Planning

Tuesday, 3:00 pm–4:30 pm
1700 SSB & Zoom
Mar 8 2024

International Women’s Day Inspire Inclusion Dinner

Friday, 4:00 pm–6:30 pm
Mar 8 2024

Australian women representing diplomacy, entrepreneurship, performing arts and technology

Friday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm
UIC Innovation Center
Mar 5 2024

Women’s History Month Breakfast

Tuesday, 9:00 am–10:30 am
Student Center East, Cardinal Room
Feb 29 2024

Emergency Contraception at UIC: What to Know, What to Do

Thursday, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm
1700 SSB & Zoom
Feb 20 2024

A Conversation With Demita Frazier: Founding Member of Combahee River Collective

Tuesday, 5:00 pm–6:30 pm
Chicago Justice Gallery
Feb 20 2024

Mother Earth Meets the Anthropocene (“The Age of Man”): An Ecofeminist/Environmental Justice Assessment Talk Event

Tuesday, 3:00 pm–5:00 pm America/Chicago
Cardinal Room
Feb 15 2024

Gender & Women's Studies Monthly Undergraduate Lunch

Thursday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm America/Chicago
UH 1250
Jan 17 2024

Gender & Women's Studies Spring 2024 Undergrad Semester Kickoff

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm America/Chicago
UH 1250
Nov 13 2023

Dr. Madhavi Murty, Associate Professor of Feminist Studies University of California, Santa Cruz “Love in New Times: Gender, Nation and the Patriarch in the Hindi Cinematic Love Story, 1970-2014”

Monday, 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
Women's Leadership and Resource Center (SSB 1700) and Zoom
Nov 7 2023

Faculty Teach-In: Palestine

Tuesday, 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
Oct 25 2023

Dr. Felicia Kornbluh: "A Woman's Life is a Human Life: My Mother, Our Neighbor, and the Journey from Reproductive Rights to Reproductive Justice"

Wednesday, 10:00 am–10:50 am America/Chicago
UH 1250 and Zoom
Oct 13 2023

What’s Stopping You from Writing? A conversation about fears, barriers, hangups and how you can work through them!

Friday, 10:00 am–11:00 am
zoom
Sep 21 2023

Gender & Women’s Studies Presents The Clusters: The Racialized Body

Thursday, 3:30 pm–4:45 pm
Institute for the Humanities BSB 153 and Online
Apr 27 2023

GWS End of Year Celebration of Students

Thursday, 5:00 pm–6:30 pm
Women's Leadership and Resource Center Multipurpose Room, 1700 Student Services Building
Apr 21 2023

Bárbara Abadía-Rexach: “Afrofeminismos: activismo político y sanación en la lucha por la equidad racial en Puerto Rico”

Friday, 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Central Time
Zoom
Apr 17 2023

Indigenous Feminist Meaning-Making from Palestine to Turtle Island

Monday, 10:30 am–5:30 pm Central Time
Institute for the Humanities
Apr 13 2023

Tiffany King: “Relations of Survival: Building a Black and Indigenous Feminisms in the Midst of War”

Thursday, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Central Time
Apr 6 2023

All Eyes on Haiti: Occupations, Migrations, and Reparations

Thursday, 4:00 pm–5:30 pm
Virtual
Apr 6 2023

On State Violence and the Arts of Attention in Contemporary Black Women's Writing: Lecture

Thursday, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm
University Hall 1250
Mar 30 2023

Kelly Hayes: “Not Our First Apocalypse: Indigenous Struggle on the Edge of Everything”

Thursday, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Central Time
Mar 30 2023

On State Violence and the Arts of Attention in Contemporary Black Women's Writing: Reading Group

Thursday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm
University Hall 1250
Mar 29 2023

Gender & Women's Studies Meet & Greet

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–3:00 pm
University Hall 1250 and Zoom
Mar 15 2023

Sovereignty Is in the Body: Indigeneity and Reproductive Justice

Wednesday, 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Zoom
Mar 15 2023

Aborto Legal, Seguro y Gratuito: Assessing the Promises of Argentina's Campaign for Latin America and the United States

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Max Kade Room (1501) University Hall
Mar 15 2023

COVID Conversations: A Public History project of Chicago’s History Corps

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Zoom
Feb 22 2023

LUZ: Seeing the Space Between Us

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm
The Rafael Cintron Ortiz Latino Cultural Center - Lecture Center B-2
Feb 16 2023

Institute for the Humanities Fellows Lecture: Gayatri Reddy, “Our blood is becoming white”

Thursday, 4:00 pm–6:00 pm
Behavioral Sciences Building
Feb 16 2023

Nick C. Estes: "Operation Wounded Knee, 1973: The Militarization of Policing in Indian Country"

Thursday, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm
Virtual
Feb 15 2023

Gender & Women's Studies Meet & Greet

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–4:00 pm
University Hall 1250 and Zoom
Jan 26 2023

Harsha Walia: “Abolish Border Imperialism”

Thursday, 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Central Time
Dec 5 2022

GWS Study Break

Monday 5th, 10:00 am–Thursday 8th, 3:00 pm
1250 University Hall
Nov 17 2022

Care Work as a Form and Framework of Interpersonal and Institutional Resistance

Thursday, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Central Time
Nov 16 2022

Real Talk: Reproductive Justice Now with GWS Alum Lara Haddadin

Wednesday, 9:30 am–10:45 am
369 BSB and Zoom
Nov 10 2022

Laleh Khalili: “Tomahawks, Chinooks, and Geronimo: Settler Colonial Fantasies of US Navy Seals”

Thursday, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Central Time
Nov 7 2022

Keeping Each Other Safe: A Discussion Centering Women and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color on Campus and Beyond

Monday, 6:30 pm–8:00 pm
Virtual
Nov 3 2022

Reproductive Freedom for All

Thursday, 11:00 am–2:00 pm
Student Center East - Concourse
Oct 26 2022

Forked-Tongues, Muzzles, Roars: Hearing Feminism at La QueBuena Radio

Wednesday, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm
1700 SSB
Oct 19 2022

Should I Go to Grad School?

Wednesday, 4:30 pm–6:00 pm Central Time
1250 UH and Zoom
Oct 13 2022

Kyle T. Mays: “Indigenous Sovereignty, Black Freedom: Blackness, Indigeneity, and Kinship as Solidarity ”

Thursday, 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Central Time
Oct 13 2022

Teach-In about the Popular Uprising Led by Women in Iran

Thursday, 2:00 pm–3:15 pm Central time
153 BSB and Zoom
Sep 29 2022

Memories of a Gay Catholic Boyhood: Coming of Age in the Sixties

Thursday, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm
Daley Library Rm. 1-470 and via Zoom
Sep 19 2022

Race & Reproductive Rights Post-Roe: A Discussion with Author Natalie Moore and Chicago Abortion Fund

Monday, 2:00 pm–3:30 pm Central Time
UIC Student Center East & Virtually via Zoom
Sep 15 2022

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz: “US Settler-Colonialism: Endless War and Genocide”

Thursday, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Central Time
Apr 13 2022

GWS Spring 2022 Community Study Halls

Wednesday, 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Virtual
Mar 10 2022

GWS Spring 2022 Community Study Halls

Thursday, 4:00 pm–6:00 pm
Virtual
Feb 16 2022

GWS Spring 2022 Community Study Halls

Wednesday, 4:00 pm–6:00 pm
Virtual
Dec 1 2021

“Hey Mami”: Latinas’ Experiences of Street Harassment in Chicago during College Years

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Zoom
Nov 18 2021

Found Materials & Barren Spaces: Art Emerging from Border Regimes’ Erasures, Disappearances, and Displacements

Thursday, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Zoom
Oct 27 2021

GWS Meet & Greet

Wednesday, 4:00 pm–5:00 pm
12th Floor UH