Events

Rock Against Rape

Sep
14
Wed

Rock Against Rape! 

Come to this free annual concert sponsored by EKU Women & Gender Studies, where you'll hear great music and learn about college sexual assault and bystander intervention. 

Bands include TransKentucky Orchestra and the Local Honeys. 

EKU Florence 2017: Study Abroad with WGS!

May
30
Tue

Study Gender and Body/Language with Dr. Lisa Day in Florence, Italy! 

In this course, Florence, Italy, will be our context and setting as we embark on a month-long exploration of Gender Studies.

We’ll look at great art:

Chautauqua: "This Changes Everything," with Naomi Klein

Mar
23
Wed

Speaking as the Chautauqua Series' Women's History Month guest, 

11th Annual Herstory Conference

Mar
24
Thu

Co-sponsored by Women and Gender Studies and the Department of History, the 11th Annual Herstory Conference will host special guest Dr. Shannon Bell from the University of Kentucky. 

Conference Theme: "Father Time and Mother Earth: Gender, History, and the Natural Sciences." 

11:00 Dr. Shannon Bell's keynote address

The Vagina Monologues, March 30, March 31, and April 1

Mar
25
Fri

The Vagina Monologues is EKU Women and Gender Studies' annual activist event to assist Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center, Hope's Wings Domestic Violence Program, and the V-Day Foundation. Before and after each performance, we will be offering t-shirts, buttons, stickers, and our ever-popular chocolate vagina pops for sale in the lobby. 

Take Back the Night

Apr
26
Tue

Colonels Unite! Take Back the Night! 

Take Back The Night is a nationally celebrated activist event to raise awareness and to claim the right to be safe at night. It honors survivors of sexual assault, childhood sexual abuse, and domestic violence.

Open