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  • The Women's Studies program at ETSU offers both a Bachelor of Arts in Women's Studies and a minor course of study. ETSU Women's Studies
    The Women's Studies program at ETSU offers both a Bachelor of Arts in Women's Studies and a minor course of study.
  • Students put the reason why they were rising. One Billion Rising
    Students put the reason why they were rising.
  • A student marching sliently for One Billion Rising. One Billion Rising
    A student marching sliently for One Billion Rising.
  • The Women's Studies' table at One Billion Rising. One Billion Rising
    The Women's Studies' table at One Billion Rising.
  • Students, Faulty, and Staff marched silently across campus. One Billion Rising.
    Students, Faulty, and Staff marched silently across campus.
  • Take Back the Night Take Back the Night
    Take Back the Night
  • Randi Owenby, Jayke Hamill, and Lecturer Norma J. Honaker recieved awards from H.E.R.O.E.S. H.E.R.O.E.S. Awards
    Randi Owenby, Jayke Hamill, and Lecturer Norma J. Honaker recieved awards from H.E.R.O.E.S.
  • Students present their capstone project. Senior Capstone Project
    Students present their capstone project.
  • Students and Faculty participate in Civility Week. Civility Week
    Students and Faculty participate in Civility Week.
  • Students and Faculty at the Senior Capstone project. Senior Capstone Project
    Students and Faculty at the Senior Capstone project.
  • Sexism in Video Games Panel. 1st Annual ETSUcon
    Sexism in Video Games Panel.
  • What is Ecofeminism? Ecofeminism Bulletin Board
    What is Ecofeminism?
  • Students attending I Heart Female Orgasm. I Heart Female Orgasm
    Students attending I Heart Female Orgasm.
  • Envisioned Landscapes artist and sponsors. Envisioned Landscapes
    Envisioned Landscapes artist and sponsors.
  • A group photo of the inductees to Tri Iota and instructors. Tri Iota
    A group photo of the inductees to Tri Iota and instructors.
  • Dr. Shelia Smith and Dr. Jamie Kridler relaxing. The Women's Studies Faculty retreat at The Highlander Center, Spring 2014
    Dr. Shelia Smith and Dr. Jamie Kridler relaxing.
  • Retreat Facilitator Terry Holley and Rebecca Tolley-Stokes discussing the issues. Retreat at The Highlander Center, Spring 2014
    Retreat Facilitator Terry Holley and Rebecca Tolley-Stokes discussing the issues.
  • Dr. Hilary Malatino and Veronica Limeberry taking notes at the Women's Studies Retreat. Retreat at The Highlander Center, Spring 2014
    Dr. Hilary Malatino and Veronica Limeberry taking notes at the Women's Studies Retreat.
  • Women's Studies Highlander Retreat resource bundle and souvenir bag. Retreat at The Highlander Center, Spring 2014
    Women's Studies Highlander Retreat resource bundle and souvenir bag.
  • Jayke Hamill receives SEWSA Travel Grant. SEWSA 2014
    Jayke Hamill receives SEWSA Travel Grant.
  •  Jayke Hamill, Max Carwile, and Veronica Limeberry attend annual SEWSA banquet. SEWSA 2014
    Jayke Hamill, Max Carwile, and Veronica Limeberry attend annual SEWSA banquet.
  • Jayke Hamill and Randi Owenby hosting the "Consent Workshop" during Civility Week. Civility Week
    Jayke Hamill and Randi Owenby hosting the "Consent Workshop" during Civility Week.

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Women's Studies Events
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Oct. 9th - Coming Out Day Celebration Noon in the Amphitheater (Rain Location: The Cave (Culp) - Campus Pride March begins at 12:30 vicinity of the Cave Patio. 12:00-2:30 Squash Blossoms with musical performance spoken word event showcasing the wonders and despair of Coming Out. Light refreshments provided.

Oct. 15th - Book Review Group
Discussion of The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman. Meeting starts at noon in the Women's Resource Center (room 220 in the Campus Center Building). New readers welcome!

Oct. 17th - LGBTQ in the Academy
11:00-3:00 in East Tennessee Room and Meeting Room 6 (Culp Center). Afternoon includes an opportunity for LGBTQ and allies faculty, staff, and grad students to come together socially and discuss issues, such as coming out during interviews and pro/con of selecting LGBTQ research topics.

Oct. 20th - Stop Intimate Partner Violence
Noon in Meeting Room 6 (Culp Center). The sexual assault program director for Crisis Center Inc. of Bristol will lead a discussion on the difficulty of LGBTQIA reporting, how to train first responders, the statistics, how to help survivors, and other relevant topics.

Oct. 22nd - "Laying the Foundation for Your Creative Dream: Playing with the Powerful Energy of YOUR INNER CREATOR" - A Women's Personal Enrichment Lunch Break Seminar. Facilitator Pam Murray shines the light on your Inner Creator. Meeting starts at noon in the Women's Resource Center (room 220 in the Campus Center Building). See the article on page 2 of the Women's Resource Center's quarterly newsletter!                           

Oct. 24th - Goth Prom and Drag Show featuring Eureka O'Hara and Special Guests
6:00 to 8:00 P.M. in The Cave (Culp Center).  Join us for a night of music, dancing, and live entertainment hosted by Eureka O'Hara.  Celebrate Halloween and compete in the couple's/group or single's costume contest.  Light refreshments provided.  Part of Freaky Fright Fest Weekend.  For more information, contact Eureka O'Hara at eurekaohara@gmail.com.

Oct. 27th - Difference in the Workplace

6:00 P.M. in Rogers-Stout Room 118.  Clifford Koen, Professor of Business Law discusses the state of legal issues surrounding disability and gender rights in the workplace.  Light refreshments provided.

Nov. 4th - LGBTQ in the Military
7:00 P.M. in Rogers-Stout Room 118.  Panel gives voice to veterans and current service members to discuss the former Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy, its repeal, and status of integration.  Light refreshments provided.

Nov. 12th - Gender Identity Guest Speaker/Workshop
7:00 P.M. in Rogers-Stout 401. Content TBA.

Nov. 20th - Transgender Day of Remembrance 
7:00 P.M. in Borchuck Plaza. Candlelight vigil and spoken word event.