Upcoming Meetings - Fall 2012
|December 7, 2012
End of semester party and viewing of "The Purity Myth."
|October 4, 2012
Dr. Carol Weisset, Chair of Civic Education and Political Science, and Jessica Lowe-Minor, Executive Director for the Florida League of Women Voters, will discuss gender and the upcoming election.
|May 25, 2012
Tour of "A Legion of Crones: The Wisdom and Beauty of Age" exhibit at 1020 Art Gallery
|March 15, 2012
Dr. Jenny Stuber, Sociology Professor from the University of North Florida, will discuss an article she is currently working on titled "Social Class and the Gendered Body."
|February 16, 2012
Dr. Deana Rohlinger discussed her research on social movements and abortion politics.
|November 9, 2011
Dr. Donna Nudd and Dr. Jeanette Castillo from Communications will show some short films and Teri Jo Reese from Sociology will discuss her research.
|October 5, 2011
Hernan Ramirez, new faculty in the FSU Dept of Sociology, and Rebecca Selberg, visiting scholar from Sweden, discuss their research and how they came to be sociologists.
|April 15, 2011
Watch a movie and end-of-semester party.
|February 23, 2011
Dr. Amy Koehlinger from Religion, Dr. Carrie Lane from Psychology, and Dr. Janice McCabe, from Sociology will discuss their experiences teaching feminism and take questions about incorporating feminism in the classroom.
|November 8, 2010
Anne Barrett and Miriam Sessions will lead a discussion of gender and aging.
|September 22, 2010
Discussion of gender and violence by Pat Martin.
|March 25, 2010
Jill Quadagno will lead a discussion of gender and racial inequalities in healthcare.
|January 28, 2010
A reception for our departmental colloquium speaker, Barrie Thorne, and a discussion of graduate student research on primary and secondary education. Short presentations by Melissa Bamford, Patrick McGrady, and Tara Stamm.
|November 4, 2009
Discussion of gender and religion, led by Brian Starks.
|September 16, 2009
Research on identity and inequality presented by Miriam Sessions, Christian Vaccaro, and Abraham Pena, followed by group discussion.
|March 18, 2009
Watch "I Was A Teenage Feminist" and discuss meanings of the feminist label.
|January 28, 2009
Barbara Risman and Koji Ueno talked about their research on gender and sexuality.
|November 13, 2008
Discussion of gendered terminology and gender differences in communication, led by Doug Schrock and Janice McCabe
|September 25, 2008
Discussion of the upcoming election, led by Carol Weissert, and focused on two short articles: Palin is What 'Choice' Looks Like Today & Can You Cross Out 'Hillary' and Write 'Sarah'?.
April 3, 2008
|Play and analyze our favorite feminist songs and celebrate the end of the semester.|
|February 15, 2008
||A discussion of gender and race credibility in teaching: how your perceived identity impacts how you teach and students' perceptions, based on the article "'Race Doesn't Matter, but...': The Effect of Race on Professors' Experiences and Emotion Management in the Undergraduate College Classroom," by Roxanna Harlow.|
|September 27, 2007
||Dr. Carrie Sandahl from the FSU School of Theatre will be our guest speaker on the topic of gender and disability.|
|November 1, 2007
||We will read & discuss a recent article, "Helping Academics Have Families and Tenure Too."|
||Watched an episode from Trans-Generation, hosted trangendered guest speaker, and had discussion of gender and bodies.|
||Verna Keith and Janice McCabe, new faculty in the FSU Dept of Sociology, discussed their research.|
||Read and discussed Linda Hirschmanís book Get to Work: A Manifesto for Women of the World.|
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