Iota Iota Iota (Triota) Women's Studies Honor Society

The Associated Students of the University of Montana (ASUM) has officially recognized Iota Iota Iota (Triota) Women's Studies Honor Society as a student group. Triota's goal is to promote interest in women's and gender studies, to promote volunteerism and advocacy, and to honor the academic prowess of Women's and Gender Studies students. The group will being meeting in fall 2015. Interested students should contact Jamie Boschee at jamie.boschee@umontana.edu for more information.  

Montana Gender Alliance Meeting

Join the Montana Gender Alliance Missoula Chapter for a safe and accepting meeting space for individuals of gender diversity, their allies and supportive families every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from 6-8 pm. For more information please contact the Montana Gender Alliance at 406-848-1220 or email mgamissoula@genderexpansionproject.org

Lilith: A Feminist History Journal Seeks Submissions

First published in 1984, Lilith is a peer-reviewed journal which publishes articles and reviews in all areas of women’s, feminist and gender history – not limited to Australia. We are also interested in publishing short historiographical and methodological pieces. Lilith is a valuable forum for both new and established scholars in the field. We particularly encourage submissions from Australian and international postgraduate students and early career researchers. Deadline for submissions is Wednesday, Sept. 30. For details of our submission guidelines please see our website: http://www.lilithjournal.org.au/

FORMA Call for Papers

A Call For Papers for the twelfth issue of FORMA is addressed to scholars, PhD students or any researcher holding at least a BA who broaches the following subject: “Spaces for Creation: Transatlantic Studies About Thought, Education and Arts in the Feminine Discourse.” We suggest the analysis of the relationship between women and creation during the Middle Ages and Modernity in Europe and Latin America, from a plural and interdisciplinary viewpoint. We welcome submissions of book reviews or academic articles in English, Spanish, Catalan, French or Italian. Deadline for submission is Thursday, Oct. 1. For more information please visit http://www.upf.edu/forma/en/

Not in Our State Sexual Assault Prevention Summit

The University of Montana is proud to announce the fourth annual Not in Our State Sexual Assault Statewide Summit to be held Sunday, Nov. 8 - Tuesday, Nov. 10 (dates have changed, more information as it becomes available) at the University Center on the University of Montana campus in Missoula, Montana. The summit brings together professionals, leaders and students from around the state to participate in an educational training program following best practices surrounding sexual violence. Montana universities and their surrounding communities are able to learn how to empower survivors of sexual violence and learn how to create a campus climate that is free from oppression. Attendees will learn how to provide a safe, supportive campus and community through education and primary prevention initiatives. The Not in Our State Sexual Assault Summit provides higher education leaders and community professionals an opportunity to participate in an educational training program utilizing best practices surrounding sexual violence prevention and advocacy. Admission for students is free of charge. For more information, to register or to submit a proposal, please visit http://www.umt.edu/vpsa/events/NotInOurStateSexualAssaultSummit/default.php