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“WGS in the Garden” with the Student Advisory Committee – 11/18 @ 5-7pm

WGS in the Garden event flyer featuring a bright blue sky, picket fence, and birds - text reproduced below

Join the WGS Student Advisory Committee for WGS in the Garden – a special, socially distant meet-and-greet event for WGS majors and minors. Get connected and enjoy the atmosphere of Stern gardens with kindred spirits in WGS on Wednesday, 11/18 from 5-7pm.

GSECond Thursday: Salary Negotiation Workshop

Salary Negotiation Flyer with piggy bank (text reproduced below)

Thursday, November 12 at 4:00 – GSECond Thursday: Salary Negotiation Workshop

Join WGS, GSEC, and the Career Center for a Salary Negotiation Workshop! Don’t leave money on the table – learn how to negotiate a salary for a new job! Gain confidence in your negotiation style through facilitated discussion and role-play, and learn about the wage gap, including its long-term consequences, and what you can do to help. Use this link to register on Handshake! 

T.E.A. with WGS: “Education for Liberation: Beyond Diversity & Other Metaphors”

Blue and black T.E.A. with WGS flyer (text reproduced below)

Thursday, November 12 from 9:00-10:30am – T.E.A. with WGS: Education for Liberation: Beyond Diversity and Other Metaphors

Join WGS for the latest T.E.A. (Teaching to Engage and Activate) workshop, facilitated by Transformative Teaching Collective members Kristi “kaj” Brian (WGS, GSEC) and Drisana McDaniel, former WGS Community Advisory Board member. 

Wednesday, October 21 is International Pronouns Day!

Today – Wednesday, October 21 – is International Pronouns Day!

In celebration, we’ve put together some slides to share here on our blog and on our Instagram to help folx learn more about what pronouns are, how they’re used, and why they’re important. See below for the slides. Happy International Pronouns Day!

 

10/28 – T.E.A. with WGS: From Past to Present: Teaching Problematic Disciplinary Scholars

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October 28 @ 3:00-4:30 – T.E.A. with WGS: From Past to Present: Teaching Problematic Disciplinary ScholarsJoin WGS for the latest T.E.A. (Teaching to Engage and Activate) workshop, facilitated by Vivian Appler (Theater & Dance), Kris De Welde (WGS), Hollis France (Political Science), Chris Korey (Biology), and Lisa Young (English). Open to all faculty! See attachment for more info!  

10/20 – A Conversation with Cecilia Gentili on Trans Womanhood, Community, & Resilience

Yellow, pink, and purple event flyer for "A Conversation with Cecilia Gentili on Trans Womanhood, Community, & Resilience" with date, October 20th, and time, 4:00pm

TOMORROW! Tuesday, October 20 @ 4:00 – A Conversation with Cecilia Gentili on Trans Womanhood, Community, & ResilienceJoin WGS in celebrating International Pronouns Day for a special conversation featuring Cecilia Gentili, Founder of Transgender Equity Consulting. Hosted by Kaj Brian (WGS, GSEC) and Kris De Welde (WGS), with CofC’s PRISM leading a pronouns exercise from 5:30-6:00! (see flyer) 

THURSDAY! RBG Documentary Screening with WGS

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RBG Film Screening – THURSDAY, September 24 from 4:00-6:00pm

This Thursday! Join WGS for a screening of RBG (2018) in celebration of the life of feminist icon Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. With opening remarks from Dr. Claire Wofford (Political Science). Moderated by Dr. Claire Curtis (Political Science).

COMING UP! T.E.A. with WGS: “Interrupting Racism in the Classroom” with Dr. Charissa Owens

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Coming up soon!

T.E.A. with WGS: “Interrupting Racism in the Classroom” with Dr. Charissa Owens
TUESDAY, September 29 @ 3:00pm

Join WGS for our first fall 2020 T.E.A. with WGS (T.E.A. = Teaching to Engage and Activate). Please join us for an interactive conversation with Dr. Charissa Owens, from our Office of Institutional Diversity, on Tuesday, September 29th, 3pm (tea time!). We will learn more about “Interrupting Racism in the Classroom,” including strategies for self-reflection, engaging students, and addressing racism and practicing anti-racism in our classrooms (or zoomrooms). 

  • We are asking that you RSVP for this T.E.A., after which you will receive a zoom link to join the session. Furthermore, our T.E.A. sessions this year will be open to all faculty across all schools, not only WGS affiliated faculty as is usually the case. Please share this information with your colleagues and encourage them to attend. 

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