Spring 2014

Become a New York State Certified Rape Crisis Counselorwith the Violence Intervention Program's 30 hour training. Click for information.

Zaneta Rago: CME Faculty-in-Residence, "#SocialMedia4SocialJustic:Engagement and Diversity in a Digital age." Thursday, February 27, 20147:00 pm in Craven Lounge (Acting director of the center for social justice education and LGBT Communities at Rutgers University). She is visiting classes, giving a Beloved Community talk on Wednesday at noon, "Building Inclusive Communities: The Ally is YOU."

Margaret Noodin, Ojibway poet; language activist; singer; scholar: Thursday, March 13, 2014 7:30 pm in Craven Lounge.

The Punk Singer, a film about Kathleen Hanna 3rd Wave feminism and The Riot Grrrl Movement.
March 19, 2014, 4:30 p.m. in SCI1 Room 211. Discussion with Dr. Michael Brown.

Susan B. Anthony: What She Still Teaches Us Today - Presented by Janice Ashley '62, Oneonta alum and Gender out of Bounds, Tuesday, April 8, at 4:00 pm., Craven Lounge. Jan Ashley has a background in education, with her main focus being working with women and children in homeless shelters in Rochester, New York. Jan has had a life-long interest in history of America's suffrage movement of the 19th and 20th centuries, and in particular, with Susan B. Anthony, whose activism, courage and determination has had a lasting impact on Jan's own life. Ja is a docent and speaker for the Susan B. Anthony House in Rochester. Jan graduated from Oneonta in 1962 wtih a degree in Elementary Education.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Craven Lounge, Morris Hall.
Light refreshments will be served. LEAD credit will be offered.
RSVP: or Office of Alumni Engagement at (607) 436-2526.

Gender Out of Bounds Faculty Seminar
Thursday, April 24, 2014
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Milne Library Room 318
Dr. Susan Turell, Dean School of Social Science
Topic: Community readiness and intimate partner violence (IPV) in same-sex relationships

Women's & Gender Studies Student Symposium
Thursday, May 1, 2014
5:00-7:00 pm
Otsego Grill, Morris Conference Center

Women's & Gender Studies End of the Year Presentations
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
5:00 pm
Craven Lounge, Morris Conference Center

Fall 2013

Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Panty Pulping Workshop
Hunt Union Ballroom


Tuesday, October 1, 2013
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Gender Out of Bounds Faculty Seminar
Dr. Naomi Shanguhyia
Milne Library Room 318,
Topic: Rural Women and Environmental Change: Anecdotes from Kenya and Malawi


Thursday, October 24, 2013
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In Her Shoes
Opportunities for Otsego
2 West Broadway
Oneonta, NY
If interested, contact Shelby at or
(607) 433-8031 for more information.


October 21-25, 2013

G.E.A.R.S. Love Your Body Week
See attached flyer for details.


Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 4:00 pm

Gender Out of Bounds Faculty Seminar
Xhercis Mendez, Department of Women's & Gender Studies
Alden Room, 3rd Floor Milne Library,
Topic: Check Your Secularism at the Door!: Re-thinking Feminism and Religion


Tuesday, November 12, 2013
4:00 pm

Sean Arce, former director of the Tucson (AZ) Unified School District's outlawed Mexican-American Studies Program.
Topic:Stop Banning of Mexican-American Studies: Save Ethnic Studies and Stand Up for Social Justice!
Alden Room, 3rd Floor Milne Library


Thursday, November 14, 2013
7:00 pm

Lisa Rossbacher, geologist and the President of Southern Polytechnic University.
Topic: Riding ahead of the herd: A cowgirl's guide to leadership.
Morris Conference Center, Craven Lounge.


Friday, December 6, 2013
4:00 pm

Women's & Gender Studies Student Symposium.
Morris Conference Center, Otsego Grill.