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February

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Venue:Green Library 220

Lecture presentation"Islamic Hejab" "In this talk, I am going to discuss the permissibility of Islamic Hejab from both the philosophical and jurisprudential aspects.

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Venue:GC 243

Lecture Series

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Venue:FIU

Free Event

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Venue:SIPA 125

Opening Day

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Venue:GC Ballrooms

Lourdes "Luly" Carreras-Balepogi

March

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Venue:Miami Beach Urban Studies, 420 Lincoln Road, Suite 420, Miami Beach

Lecture by Dr. Amelia Jones, McGill University

Queering Performance and Performing Queer: The Histrionic Performances of Nao Bustamante

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Venue:Miami Beach Urban Studies, 420 Lincoln Road, Suite 420, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Queering Performance and Performing Queer: The Histrionic Performances of Nao Bustamante Lecture presentation by Dr. Amelia Jones, Grierson Chair in Visual Culture, McGill University, Canada

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Venue:Wolfe Center Ballrooms

Casandra "Coach Cass" Roache, MPH

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Venue:FIU-Barnes and Noble Bookstore, MMC

Dr. Rosemary Radford Ruether

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Venue:MARC Pavilion

Call for papers, panels ,and Original Artwork

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Venue:Rafael Diaz-Balart Hall, College of Law, MMC

The role women play in the sustainability of water resources management is often overlooked — a reality. FIU’s Global Water for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) and the Women’s Studies Center are joining forces to explore this issue as a prelude to World Water Day 2013, which was established by the United Nations to advocate for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. In many societies – especially in the developing world – women often bear the responsibility for househol

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Venue:TBA

Florida International University Symposium on Iberian and Latin-American LiteraturesSponsored by the following F.I.U. departments and programs

April

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Venue:GC Ballroom, Modesto Maidique Campus

Diversity Week - April 1-5, 2013 Guest speaker: Lilly Ledbetter, Author of "Grace and Grit: My Fight for Equal pay and Fairness at Goodyear and Beyond" Co-sponsored by the Women's Studies Center

Diversity Week - Day 2

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Venue:GC Ballroom

2nd Diversity Summit. Guest speaker: Luke Visconti "Ask the White Guy"

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Venue:AHC3-205

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Venue:Miami Beach, FL

Miami Beach Gay Pride is a celebration that brings out the best in us all.

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Venue:Graham Center Ballrooms, Modesto Maidique Campus

Destroy the Darkness

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Venue:CBC Center, Modesto Maidique Campus

Maureen McHugh, PhD, argues for a woman-centered perspective on women’s sexual desires and problems. This presentation will critique the medicalization of women’s sexual “dysfunction” and introduce a “New View” of women’s sexual problems. Presentation to be followed by reception.

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Venue:GL 220

Two day intensive training on Reproductive Justice. Co-sponsored by MiLola.

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Venue:Jewish Museum of Florida - FIU

Marilyn Hoder-Salmon, PhD, professor and founding director of Women's Studies at FIU will be honored at this event. The award recognizes the accomplishments of Jewish women of Florida. Each of the winners will make a presentation describing the obstacles and inspirations they encountered on their individual journey to success. The Honoree Presentations will be at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU.

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Venue:Barry University, 11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami Shores, FL 33161

Community event: The Quran and Feminism

May

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Venue:CBC Special Events Center

FIU Women Faculty Leadership Institute Thursday, May 2nd, 12:00-4:00 College of Business Complex - Special Events Center Welcome & Networking Lunch from 12:00-1:00 Emotional Labor - Featured Speaker, Meredith Newman 1:00-2:15 Do Babies Matter? 2:30-3:45 Feedback & Evaluation Wrap-up 3:45-4:00pm

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Venue:LC 110, Modesto Maidique Campus

Alternative to Violence Project Different Faces: One Voice-One Vision A Conference For more information or to register for the Conference, visit: AVPUSAConference.org

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Venue:770 NE 125th Street, North Miami, FL 33161
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Venue:770 NE 125th Street, North Miami, FL 33161

Join scholars, artists, educators, activists, therapists, and other professionals who work with girls for hands-on workshops, presentations of innovative scholarship, round table discussions, and film screenings. The 2013 program will focus on issues of girls and the body, food justice, masculinities, and feminist arts pedagogy.

August

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Venue:Villa Azur Restaurant and Lounge - 309 23rd Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Honoring Jacqueline Volkart, GM Ritz Carlton Coconut Grove Enjoy wine and complimentary hors d'oeuvres.

September

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Venue:MARC Pavillion

Lecture by Dr. Salwa Al-Jassar, Former Member of Kuwait's Parliament.

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Venue:Books & Books - Coral Gables

Iran is a dangerous place for two girls in love..

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Venue:DM 213, Modesto Maidique Campus

Women's Studies welcomes you to the new academic year! Join us for an Open House on September 5, 2013, 11pm-4pm DM 212, Modesto Maidique Campus Our students, faculty and staff are looking forward to meeting you. Open to all FIU Students. Light refreshments will be served.

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Venue:FIU Recreation Center

The Women, Sexuality and Gender Studies Association is sponsoring a fitness class on the first Friday of every month during the Fall 2013 semester. The classes will vary from Yoga, PiYoga, Hardbodies, Ultimate Abs, Zumba and Spinning. Classes are appropriate for the beginner to the advance student. Main instructor Ana Rusch. For more information, please visit the Recreation Center's weekly schedule.

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Venue:GC 243, Modesto Maidique Campus

Save the date! WSSA proudly presents a forum where students will be able to learn about Women and Gender studies degrees, feminism, activism and more! Hear testimonies from alumni and gain insight from professors within the center. Sponsored by CSO and WSSA. Open to all FIU students.

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Venue:FIU Wertheim Concert Hall

Women’s Drum and Dance Ensemble Venus Rising, is a multi-ethnic performance troupe dedicated to creating works that uplift and inspire.

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Venue:GC 150, MMC

The Women's Studies Students Association presents, Movie Nights!

October

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Venue:CP 197

The National Academies have suggested that increasing diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math will be critical to the future competitiveness of the US in these areas, and the leadership of both the National Science Foundation and the American Physical Society is taking this seriously. Casey W. Miller will give a lecture on diversity in Physics. He is the director of the APS-bridge site at USF.

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Venue:FIU Recreation Center

WSGSA Fitness Series

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Venue:LC 110

WSSA Auditions for The Vagina Monologues

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Venue:TBA

WSSA presents: Movie Night A Dry White Season

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Venue:DM 140, Modesto Maidique Campus

The Center for Women's and Gender Studies Faculty Research Series is a monthly seminar where faculty present their research to colleagues. Faculty and graduate Students are encouraged to attend.

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Venue:CBC 142, Modesto Maidique Campus

Join us for a special night of powerful poetry.

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Venue:HM 235, Biscayne Bay Campus

Channel your inner poet and let your creativity flow!

November

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Venue:FIU Recreation Center

The Women, Sexuality and Gender Studies Association is sponsoring a fitness class on the first Friday of every month during the Fall 2013 semester. The classes will vary from Yoga, PiYoga, Hardbodies, Ultimate Abs, Zumba and Spinning. Classes are appropriate for the beginner to the advance student. Main instructor Ana Rusch. For more information, please visit the Recreation Center's weekly schedule.

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Venue:GC 150

Circumstance is a 2011 dramatic film written and directed by Maryam Keshavarz starring Nikohl Boosheri, Sarah Kazemy, and Reza Sixo Safai. It explores homosexuality in modern Iran, among other subjects.

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Venue:DM 140, Modesto Maidique Campus

The Center for Women's and Gender Studies Faculty Research Series is a monthly seminar where faculty present their research to colleagues. Faculty and graduate students are encouraged to attend.

December

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Venue:Wolfsonian Museum, 1001 Washington Ave, Miami Beach

A talk by Coco Fusco, 2013 Visiting Master Artist, Department of Art and Art History, Florida International University. Cuban American interdisciplinary artist and critic Coco Fusco will discuss her recent work as well as trends in performance in the contemporary art world. This event is organized by Architecture and The Arts and co-sponsored by the Center for Women's and Gender Studies, Cuban Research Institute and Wolfsonian FIU

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Venue:FIU Recreation Center

The Women, Sexuality and Gender Studies Association is sponsoring a fitness class on the first Friday of every month during the Fall 2013 semester. The classes will vary from Yoga, PiYoga, Hardbodies, Ultimate Abs, Zumba and Spinning. Classes are appropriate for the beginner to the advance student. Main instructor Ana Rusch. For more information, please visit the Recreation Center's weekly schedule.

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Venue:1637 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33135

A Night to Unite and End Violence. Co-sponsored by the Center for Women's and Gender Studies. To register: https://unitetoendviolence.eventbrite.com