Events + Programming

Upcoming Fall Events 

September

Every Friday: 12:30-2:00, Marquette 315, Feminist Fridays (pizza served)

Sept. 14: 5:30-6:30, Marquette 315 Take Back the Night Meeting (join us to plan Take Back the Night)

Sept. 22: 12:30-2:00, Monroe 610 (Workshop for women on how to succeed in the Workforce)
• Jessica Rareshide, “Corporation of One®: Branding for Career Success Workshop for Women”

Sept. 23: 3:30-5:30, Marquette 315 Women’s Resource Center Party

Sept. 27: 12:30-2:00, Audubon Room (Forum on Women and Political Power: “Barriers and Solutions to Increasing Women’s Political Power”
• Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell, District B, New Orleans City Council
• Dr. Laura M. Badeaux, Director Louisiana Center for Women in Government and Business
• Dr. Anna Mahoney, Director of Research, Newcomb Research Center, Tulane University
• Representative Helena N. Moreno, District 93, Louisiana State Legislature
• Dr. Rosalind Blanco Cook, President League of Women Voters New Orleans

Sept. 27, 6:30-8:00, Monroe 312 Women in Leadership Workshop for students; facilitated by Moira Phippin and Patricia Boyett

 

 

Upcoming Spring Events

April 5: Artist Patricia Cronin's Talk on Gender, Sexuality, and Social Justice (Miller Hall 114 at 6:30PM)

Take a Stand Against Gender Violence: Sexual Nonviolence Week April 11-15
April 11-15: Activities and information in One Loyola Room *Also accepting non-perishable items donations for the Family Justice Center and SANE Nurses

April 12 (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, St. Charles Room, Dana Center): Krav Maga Self-Defense Training

April 13 (7PM - 9PM, Monroe 610): Screening and Discussion: The Hunting Ground (a documentary on sexual assault on college campuses)

April 15: (12:30 PM -2:00 PM, Marquette 315) Feminist Friday discussion gender violence (pizza served)

Final Semester Events
April 12 (6PM): Tulane Event--Rechler Room 202, Lavern-Bernick: Understanding the Cuts in Funding to Women's Health: A Panel Discussion with Peter Shin, Ph.D., M.P.A. George Washington University; Karissa HaugeberAssistant Professor of History, Tulane University; Amy Irvin, Executive Director, New Orleans Abortion Fund

April 19 (7PM Nunemaker Hall): Professor Francis Dolan of UC Davis lecture: "Shakespeare, Women, & Wine"

Previous Spring Events

MARCH 31: TRANS 101 Workshop, presented by the Gender Exploration Society and hosted by WRC and UCC (Location/Time: Multimedia II 7PM)

Feminist Festival, March 1-11

Presented by the Women’s Resource Center and Women’s Studies

Tues., Mar 1: Pioneers & Pathbreakers: Resilience & Revival of Feminism
April Prince Talks Women Musicians in Blues and Country, Marquette Hall 315 (12:30-2:00 PM)
Pioneering Women in the Music Industry, Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe Hall (7:00-9:30 PM)

Wed., Mar. 2: Why The F-Word Frees Us All
Panel: Why We Still Need Feminism in America: Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe Hall (6:30-8:30 PM)

Thurs., Mar. 3: Shattering Glass Ceilings: Empowering Women at Work
Business Women’s Luncheon, Fully Reserved
Electric Girls Demonstration; Women in STEM Discussion; Reception, Monroe Hall 610 (5:30-7:30 PM)

Fri.-Sun Mar. 4-6: Feminism in the Arts: Why Women’s Voices Matter
Feminist Fridays Discussion: Feminism in the Arts, Marquette Hall 315 (12:30-2:00 PM)
Nola-Loyola Feminist Short Film Festival
• Saturday, March 5: Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe Hall (2:00-7:00PM)
• Sunday, March 6: Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe Hall (12:00-5:00 PM)
Saturday, March 5: Feminist Theater: A Night of Play Readings, Lower Depths Theater (7:30-9:00 PM)

Mon.: Mar. 7: Dreaming of a Feminist World: Pride in the Pack
All-Day Visual Campaigns on Campus

Tues. Mar. 8: International Women’s Day: Feminism & Freedom
Student/Faculty Panel on International Feminism, Audubon Room (12:30-2:00PM)
Interfaith Prayer Vigil: Finding the Feminine Divine in Me, Ignatius Chapel (6:30-7:30 PM)

Wed. Mar. 9: Feminism & Justice: Campaigns Against Gender Violence
Human Trafficking Forum: Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe Hall (6:30-8:30 PM)

Thurs., Mar. 10: Feminist Bridges: Diversity & Intersectionality in Holistic Feminine
Yoga, University Sports Complex (9:00-10:00 AM)
Lunch: Discussion: Feminist Bridges: Intersectionality & Alliances, Marquette 315 (12:30-2:00PM)
A Talk by Christie Hartley: “Feminism, Religion, and Shared Reason”, Thomas Hall (5:30-7:30 PM)

Fri., Mar. 11: The Empowerment of Feminism: Leadership & Liberty
Feminist Fridays Discussion: Feminist Politics, Marquette 315 (12:30-2:00 PM)
Feminist Happy Hour, Marquette 315 (3:30-5:00 PM)
Feminist Concert. Res Quad (6:00-9:00 PM)
 

FEBRUARY:

Weekly: Feminist Fridays

Feb. 18: Feminist Festival Committee Meeting

Love Your Body Week Feb. 22-26

Health and Sexuality with Dr. Julie Finger, in MA 315

Vagina Monologues: presented by Feminist Fridays on Feb. 24-26 

 

JANUARY

January 21: Feminist Festival Committee Planning Meeting

January 29, Joanna Staskiewicz talk: Why There is No Feminist Movement in the Catholic Church