Tag: Women’s and Gender Studies

Prof. Smith to present on the gender binary

Social psychologist and UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. (Human Development, Psychology and Women’s Gender Studies), Christine Smith, will present on the gender binary at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26 at the Neville Public Museum. Join Smith as she explains why society thinks of gender as binary and whether we can break that “habit.” This talk is part of the […]

Faculty note: New link for Meinhardt highlight

As mentioned last week, just in time for some upcoming programs and art exhibits, UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology, Gender Studies) has his work highlighted a new, online journal of art and science, including a collaboration with art professor Alison Gates. We’ve repaired the link that didn’t seem to work last week. […]

Prof. Meinhardt to present on ‘The Complex Mosaic of Human Sexes’

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology, Women’s and Gender Studies, Art) will present “The Complex Mosaic of Human Sexes” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5 at the Neville Public Museum. “Oh, you had a baby. What is it?” is often the first question asked… and most think it’s a simple question with one […]

Clarification: LGBTQ Certificate Program is offered by academic unit

Mentioned last week — a new Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Students Certificate Program which will enhance students academic opportunities. The program is being offered by the Women’s and Gender Studies Program, not the Pride Center, as announced. The addition of this certificate is expected to assist with student retention, recruitment, academic achievement and leadership […]

Faculty note: Sarah Meredith Livingston and Susan Gallagher-Lepak present on music and its benefits In Door County

Professor Sarah Meredith Livingston (Music, Women’s and Gender Studies and Global Studies) and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak (College of Health, Education and Social Welfare) presented, “The Healing Power of Music”, on May 5, 2017 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Sturgeon Bay. The event was sponsored by the Door County Medical Center, League of Woman […]

Faculty note: Staudinger publication

Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger’s (Democracy and Justice Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies, Political Science) article “Reading Deeply for Disciplinary Awareness and Political Judgment” was recently published in Teaching and Learning Inquiry. The article closely examines student writing to understand how students develop as readers and citizens, and offers suggestions for improving reading in today’s classrooms.

Faculty note: Prof. Alison Gates artwork to be displayed at Chicago’s Woman Made Gallery

A mixed-media textile piece called “Second Place” by Prof. Alison Gates (Art and Women’s & Gender Studies) will be included in the upcoming invitational exhibition “Stronger Together: Celebrating Women Artists” March 10 – April 15, 2017 at Chicago’s Woman Made Gallery (WMG). This invitational exhibition features work by select artists from WMG’s past and those who […]

Dan Meinhardt returns to the Philosophers Café

The time Assoc. Prof. Dan Meinhardt (Human Biology & Women’s and Gender Studies) led a discussion at the Philosophers Café, attendees were left to ask family members and co-workers : “Do you really think gender —I mean the biological fact — could be nothing more than a social construct?  That’s crazy, isn’t it?”  Meinhardt promises to […]