Events

Women's History Month Lecture Series

Pamela Stewart, University of Arizona, presents Educating the Body in Montana: Ina E. Gittings’ Homesteading, University Teaching, and War Service, 1914-1920 Wednesday, March 11 from 5-6:30 pm in Payne Family Center 105 on the University of Montana campus. This event is free and open to the public. 
 
Nancy Cooper, University of Montana School of Music, presents “”Upward Ho!” Or, the Way of the Better Life: Women on the Chautauqua Circuit, 1910-1930” Monday, March 16 from 4-6 pm in Liberal Arts 204 on the University of Montana campus. This event is free and open to the public. 

Women's History Month Film Screening

Women’s and Gender Studies Program presents a free screening of Sisters of ‘77 Wednesday, March 18 from 6:30-9 pm in Liberal Arts 138 on the University of Montana campus. This event is free and open to the public.

Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life Conference

The College of Arts & Letters and the Anderson Gender Resource Center at Idaho State University present the 11th Annual Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life Conference, March 5-6 . ISU is proud to have welcomed an eclectic group of presenters and participants to Pocatello and Idaho State University. The conference will be held in the Pond Student Union Building, on the third floor, in the Salmon River Suites, on the ISU campus on March 5-6 and will feature keynote speaker is Audrey R. Giles, Ph.D.  Audrey is an Associate Professor, School of Human Kinetics & Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Ottawa. The Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life Conference focuses on how ideas and stereotypes concerning gender and sexuality roles shape and influence various aspects of our daily lives. By acknowledging these roles, we can begin to break down some of the barriers they constitute and move towards awareness and open dialogue. This year the conference will be presenting a great combination of local ISU faculty and student presenters as well as guests from all over the country and internationally. The Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life offers a unique opportunity for ISU students of all levels, as well as interested community members, to experience a professional conference without having to travel or pay expensive registration fees. All conference events are free and open to the public. For questions or more information about this or other conference events, please contact the Gender Resource Center at 282-2805 or e-mail isugenco@isu.edu.

Save the Date: WORD’s Many Faces of Women

Join WORD on Saturday, March 7 at the Florence Building in downtown Missoula for Many Faces of Women, a fundraising event to support WORD's core services and bring the Missoula Community together. This year, the theme is the 2nd wave of feminism, 1960's and 1970's. More information about tickets will be made available soon. There will be tables available to purchase for businesses and organizations. WORD is still accepting tax deductible sponsorships or donations for the silent auction. Please contact WORD’s director at 406-543-3550 x 222 or cphinney@wordinc.org for more information.