Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP)


Friday, October 22, 2021

Thursday, October 28, 2021

  • HRI Legal Humanities Series guest speaker Franita Tolson. Small image of gavel and block in top right corner.
    • 7:30 pm
    • https://go.illinois.edu/tolson

    Franita Tolson is Vice Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs and Professor of Law at University of Southern California Gould School of Law. Her scholarship and teaching focus on the areas of election law, constitutional law, legal history and employment discrimination.

Friday, October 29, 2021

  • Panel information
    • 12:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_nFkkMrofQ5C5Aa0puRzngw

    Join us for another dialog in WGGP’s ongoing conversation with grassroots activists. This time we will explore with activists from Brazil and South Africa how their movements engage in practices of care and solidarity to combat insecurity in food, health, land and housing, and violence based on race, class, and gender inequalities.

    • 12:00 pm
    • https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__T8eobFTTBSqPtxdL-xUug

    Fall 2021 YMCA Friday Forum | Unpacking Racism: What Are We Carrying? Friday, October 29 @ 12:00pm CST In-person at Latzer Hall or online via Zoom Speaker: Catherine Sheih, Anti-Hate Training Coordinator at Asian Americans Advancing Justice Chicago

Friday, November 5, 2021

    • 12:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_l_ARFg3ER-mSAoL77PXhpQ

    Professor Magdalena Novoa will give her presentation titled, "Wounded Landscapes: Race, gender, and grassroots preservation in Wallmapu" on November 5th at 12pm.  

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

  • Women in Science November 9th speaker Professor Colleen Bushell
    • 12:00 pm
    • https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfkiK7jmK9C4cPbOkq3YTOC4wsARbgetIDv9KBJmyzf9fAmjA/viewform

    Women in Science - November Lecture Guest Speaker: Professor Colleen Bushel November 9, 2021 @ 12:00pm CST via Zoom

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

    • 3:30 - 5:00 pm
    • 3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center

    The Humanities Research Institute and The Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program co- host an annual event bringing together faculty, staff, students, and community members to recognize people who have made a difference in academia. Each speaker will have five minutes to tell the story of the woman in his or her discipline that changed the field in important ways.