Past Events

Women Take the Reel Film Screening: Trapped


Join the WGSS program for a screening of the documentary Trapped by Dawn Porter, which follows abortion clinic workers and lawyers on the front lines of the battle to keep abortion safe and legal for millions of American women. ..
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Workshop: Building Digital Feminist Communities


Jacqueline Wernimont, founding co-Director of the HS Collab and assistant professor of English at Arizona State University will host a workshop on “Building Digital Feminist Communities.” This event is free and open to the public, but if you are not a member of the Northeastern community, please email Sarah Connell ( to register.

Panel: “Feminist Methods in Digital Spaces”


A panel and discussion featuring: Moya Bailey, Assistant Professor of Cultures, Societies and Global Studies and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Northeastern University Carla Brodley, Professor and Dean of the College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University Gillian Smith, Assistant Professor of Game Design, Northeastern University Jacqueline Wernimont, founding co-Director of the HS Collab and Assistant Professor…
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Research Symposium: State of Women’s Advancement in Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Policy


Northeastern University invites you to join us for The State of Women’s Advancement in Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Policy Research: Current Trends and Future Directions in Greater Boston and Beyond Symposium. This exciting half day forum will examine and explore topics critical to the advancement of women in the workplace including pay equity, breaking glass ceilings, and…
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Exhibition: Women’s Rights Are Human Rights

03/01/2017 - 04/17/2017

The exhibition “Women’s Rights are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence and Discrimination.” gets it’s title from an important speech given by Hillary Rodham Clinton at the United Nations Fourth World Conference on women held in Beijing in 1995 that has become an anthem for a movement. In her speech, Mrs. Clinton suggests that: If the…
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Women Take the Reel Film Festival 2017

03/01/2017 - 03/31/2017

The Women Take the Reel film festival is an annual collaborative effort among Women’s and Gender Studies departments involved in the GCWS that features films directed by women and about issues relating to gender, race, sexuality, class, and/or feminism in celebration of women’s history month. ..
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Research Presentation: “Work-Family/Life Research and Interventions: A Look Back and Forward”


Please join the Management and Organizational Development Group for a research seminar next Wednesday, March 1st, with Professor Ellen Kossek from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management. Professor Kossek is the Basil S. Turner Professor of Management and Research Director for the Susan Bulkily Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. Her research focuses on work-family conflict/balance…
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Dr. Barbara Wejnert: “Is Democratization Good for Women?”


DR. BARBARA WEJNERT is an Associate Professor in the Department of Transnational Studies and founding chair of the department of Global Gender Studies at the University at Buffalo. She came to the University at Buffalo by way of Cornell University. She is an award winning author of research papers specializing in political sociology, political economics,…
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