Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP)


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  • "From Here" Workshop with film director Christina Antonakos-Wallace and film subjects Tania Mattos and Sonny Singh.
    • 2:00 - 4:30 pm
    • http://go.illinois.edu/reimagine

    "From Here" Workshop | Reimagine Belonging - Storytelling for immigrant justice and multiracial democracy. Wednesday, April 14, 2021, 2:00-4:30 p.m. Presented by film director Christina Antonakos-Wallace and film subjects Tania Mattos and Sonny Singh. For more information go to https://go.illinois.edu/FromHere

  • event poster
    • 10:00 - 11:30 am
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uQewSHJ-S9qRb1s9YiY-fA

    Join us on Friday, April 16th at 10:00am CST to hear from three different women lead organizations and how their efforts have adjusted due to COVID-19.  Hoda House & EDF in Iran; La Poderosa in Argentina; and Housing Assembly in South Africa. There will be language live interpretation available in Spanish and Farsi.

  • Peter Gleick
    • 12:00 pm

    April 20th @ 12:00pm | JACS/iSEE Congress lecture presented by Dr. Peter Gleick. Freshwater has played a central role in human evolution, the rise and fall of civilizations, the revolutions of chemistry, physics, and biology, and the complex challenges facing modern society. Dr. Gleick will offer a look at this role, address the current water crises facing the planet

  • banner photo of President Biden and event title President Biden: First 100 Days
    • 12:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_4pWoS64KRXCfMHKk3vuJ0Q

    The Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program and The Center for Social and Behavioral Science at the University of Illinois are hosting a panel on “President Biden: First 100 Days”, with a focus on how social issues, particularly those related to women and gender, are developing/progressing. The event will take place on April 23rd at 12pm via Zoom webinar

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • https://forms.gle/A8g6oyQv4jQjrqxN9

    May 11th guest speaker Dr. Ruby Mendenhall is an Associate Professor in Sociology, African American Studies, Urban and Regional Planning, and Social Work. Dr. Mendenhall will speak about her interdisciplinary work that focuses on issues of social inequality and economic mobility.