(editor's pick)Red River Women's Studies Conference
Friday, October 4, 2013 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Cost: 10 to 30
Category: Culture, Lectures / Seminars, Conferences
Contact: Kathy Dixon 701.777.4115
Contact Dept: Women & Gender Studies
Memorial Union Second Floor
2901 University Ave.
Grand Forks, ND 58202
Red River Women's Studies Conference celebrates its thirteenth anniversary with a theme of R/EVOLUTION: Creating Women and Gender Studies. This interdisciplinary conference will examine and celebrate the creation and evolution of the fields of Women's Studies, Gender Studies, and Queer Studies, as well as the changing roles of women and men in society. Please see the website for schedule.
The invited speakers are:
Dr. Cristina Alcalde
Associate Professor of Gender and Women's Studies
University of Kentucky
Keynote address title:
"Negotiating Gendered and Racialized Identities Across Borders"
Dr. Adeyinka A. Bruce Omotunde
Independent Scholar specializing in Women and Gender Studies, Comparative Politics, African Politics and International Relations.
Invited lecture title:
"Gender and Power Politics"
Parking InformationUnless special parking arrangements have been stated above, off-campus guests for this event may use the pay-as-you-go option in the Parking Ramp (corner of 2nd Ave N and Columbia Road), the Visitor Lot (off Centennial Drive), or a Parking Meter. Parking in any other parking lot on-campus requires a parking pass which can be purchased directly through UND Parking Services, Twamley Hall Rm 204 (M, W-F 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM and Tu 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM).
Other Events on This Day
- Last day for instructors to submit Removal of Incomplete Grade form to Registrar (All Day)
- Men's Tennis at SDSU Invitational (All Day)
- Women's Tennis at SDSU Invite (All Day)
- Intramural Basketball Online Registration (All Day)
- Intramural Indoor Soccer Online Registration (All Day)
- Intramural Ice Hockey Online Registration (All Day)
- Submit Your Outstanding Faculty Award Nominations (8 AM)
- Breaking Bread and Conversation (9 AM)
- UND Art Collections Exhibition (12 PM)
- Crock Pot Cooking (12:30 PM)
- ZUMBA (2 PM)
- Soccer vs. Northern Colorado (3 PM)
- Yoga Renewal (3:30 PM)
- Children's Chess Club @ GFPL (3:45 PM)
- Men's Swimming & Diving Green-White Intrasquad (4 PM)
- Women's Swimming & Diving Green-White Intrasquad (4 PM)
- Revolution (5 PM)
- Women's Cross Country at SDSU Classic (5:45 PM)
- Men's Cross Country at SDSU Classic (6:15 PM)
- (editor's pick)Denim and Diamonds (7 PM)
- Women's Hockey vs. Lindenwood (7:05 PM)
- Escanaba in Da Moonlight (7:30 PM)