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Spring 2019

Wednesday March. 20, 12:00 - 3:00 pm  
LGBTQ+ Center; 724 College Avenue,  
Women's and Gender Studies major/minor and LGBTQ+ minors Get Together

Sunday April 7, 4:00 - 6:00pm    
Mountainlair Rhododendron Room,
Center for Women's and Gender Studies Honors & Awards Ceremony

Thursday April 25, 2:00 - 5:00pm  
Mountainlair Ballrooms 
Women's and Gender Studies Fair

Fall 2018

Friday Sept. 14, 5:30 pm 
Home of State Delegate Barbara Fleischauer and Professor Bob Bastress
Welcome Potluck for new Faculty

Thursday Oct. 11, 7 pm 
"Blackburner Dreams": Downtown Library Room 104; 7 pm Oct. 11

Thursday Nov. 29 , 2-5 pm
Mountainlair Ballroom,
WGST Fair  

Spring 2018

January 21
Women's March

March 1
Fireside Chat
Intersectional Pedagogy in the  Red Zone 
Panel discussion with Cris Mayo, Cari Carpenter and Nancy Coronia
4:00 p.m., LGBTQ Conference Room

Africana Studies Annual Spring Lecture (co-sponsored with WGST):
Birthing Liberation. Dr. Helen Dickens, Race, Rights and Health Activism
Dr. Ameenah Shakir
7:30 p.m., 209 Armstrong Hall
April 2
Fireside Chat
WGST Graduate Student Panel
5:00 p.m., Colson Hall, Room 130  

April 12
Honors & Awards Ceremony  
6:00-8:00 p.m., Mountaineer Room, Mountainlair 

April 18
Mohindar Singh Seehra Lecture: 
Leading an "Integrated" Life: Relational and Reflective Communication Practices 
presented by Dr. Erica Kirby, Creighton University 
4:00 p.m., Shenandoah Room, Mountainlair

April 19
Faculty lunch with Erika Kirby
11:30 a.m., LGBTQ Center

April 22
The 5th Annual Lavender Graduation
3:00 p.m. Mountainlair Ballrooms

April 24
Women's & Gender Studies Fair
3:00-6:00 p.m., Mountainlair Ballrooms 

May 14
Eberly College of Arts and Sciences Commencement Exercises
Times and locations  TBD

Fall 2017

September 14 
Welcome Potluck for New Faculty 
Hosted by State Representative Barbara Evans Fleischauer and her husband Bob Bastress  starting at 5:30 pm.  
For more information contact

October 6 
Fireside Chat 
Undergraduate Research Colloquium
6:00 p.m., Colson Hall, Room 130 

October 11 
"Girls Rising"
This film is presented by the US Peace Corps to mark the International Day of the Girl and to highlight the importance of girls' education.
4:00 p.m., Wise Library, Room 104 

October 25 
"12th and Delaware"  
Co-sponsored with WVFree, this is an impartial and thought-provoking film about abortion clinics vs. crisis pregnancy centers.
6:00 p.m., Gluck Theatre

November 28
Women's & Gender Studies Fair
The event allows students to make connections between classroom knowledge and real-world applications as well as allowing students to educate a visiting audience on all they have learned. 
3:00-6:00 p.m., Mountainlair Ballrooms