California State University San Marcos presents

Celebrating Women of Character, Courage & Commitment

Civility T-shirt Day: Womyn's Herstory Month
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
11:30am-1:00pm
University Student Union

March T-shirt Civility Day celebrates Womyn's Herstory Month! Enjoy the activities, food and an opportunity to learn about some amazing womyn in herstory. Support by wearing your green Civility T-shirt or earn one by participating at the event. Presented by the USUAB, ASI Community Centers, and Student Life and Leadership.

Feminism and Food: "What Flavor Feminist are You?"
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
12:00pm-1:00pm
Commons (COM) 206

Join in a brown bag lunch discussion sponsored by Feminist Unite and the Women's Studies Department.

Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
6:00pm-8:00pm
Markstein Hall (MARK) 102

A 2013 Russian-British documentary film that follows the court cases on the punk-rock protest group Pussy Riot. Discussion to follow. Sponsored by the Women's Studies Department.

Womyn of CSUSM
Thursday, March 6, 2014
12:00pm-1:00pm
University Student Union (USU) 3200

Join the Gender Equity Center in celebrating Womyn's Herstory Month with a panel of accomplished womyn on campus who are making history in their own right! Panelists include: Joseline Dyas, Analyst, CHABBSS; Dr. Karen Nicholson, Director, Student Health & Counseling Services; and Dr. Kendra Rivera, Professor, Department of Communication.

Grey Area: Feminism Behind Bars
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
6:00pm-8:00pm
Markstein Hall (MARK) 102

A 2012 feature documentary about the lives of inmates at a maximum-security women's prison in Iowa, the film focuses on the unique experience of teaching and learning Feminism inside. Discussion to follow. Sponsored by the Women's Studies Department.

NEWLY ADDED
Gender Inclusive Restrooms
Thursday, March 13, 2014
12:00pm-1:00pm
Markstein Hall (MARK) 208

For gender-nonconforming individuals, just walking through the door of a public restroom can be stressful. Everyone should have the right to use a restroom without fear of discrimination. Join the discussion to raise awareness and educate about gender diversity. Funded by the Diversity and Equity Grant. For more information contact ncairns@csusm.edu.

Feminism and Food: Green Feminism/Ecofeminism
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
12:00pm-1:00pm
Commons (COM) 206

Join in a brown bag lunch discussion sponsored by Feminist Unite and the Women's Studies Department.

A Conversation about the Power and Perils of Women of Color Faculty: Presumed Incompetent!
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
6:00pm-8:00pm
Markstein (MARK) 105

Featured speakers include Michelle A. Holling, Communications Department, California State University San Marcos; May Fu, Ethnic Studies Department, University of San Diego; and Roe Bubar, Ethnic Studies Department, Colorado State University. Sponsored by the Women's Studies Department and the Ethnic Studies Program.

Black Feminist Activism Socio-Poetics/Art
Thursday, March 20, 2014
12:00pm-1:00pm
Visual and Performing Arts Building (ARTS) 240

A presentation by Lori Walkington and WMST 351 students. Sponsored by the Women's Studies Department.

Women and Leadership: Diplomatic Work
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
12:00pm-1:00pm
Visual and Performing Arts Building (ARTS) 240

A lecture by Patricia McCardle. Presented by the Women's Studies Department.

Sister Cinema
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
5:00pm-7:00pm
University Student Union (USU) 3200

The Gender Equity Center presents a free movie night with popocorn, candy, drinks and discussion. For more information call (760) 750-4988 or email genderequity@csusm.edu.

Women's History Month 2014 Flyer

All events are open to the general public. Parking fees may apply and all inquiries should be directed to Parking & Commuter Services.