40th Anniversary Celebration

Published: February 1st, 2017

Category: News

UF Women’s Studies celebrates 40 years this year! On March 17, 2017, we will celebrate our anniversary in beautiful Ustler Hall with a day of food, fun, and opportunities to connect with faculty, students, and other alums. The theme of the celebration is “Center for Gender, Sexualities, and Women’s Studies Research: 40 Years of Transformations.”

  • 1:00 – 2:30 pm:  Panel on the history of Gender, Sexualities, and Women’s Studies Research at UF, including our esteemed colleagues and founders Dr. Mildred Hill-Lubin, Dr. Angel Kwolek-Folland, Dr. Phyllis Meek, Dr. Jaquie Resnick, Dr. Sandra Russo, and Dr. Connie Shehan, moderated by Dr. Judith W. Page
  • 2:45 – 4:15 pm: Panel of Center alumni discussing their education at UF and in women’s studies and sharing their inspiring personal and professional journeys after graduation.
  • 4:30 – 6:00 pm: Keynote address by UF’s Levin College of Law Dean Laura A. Rosenbury on the power of women’s studies training for leadership and organizational development.
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm: Closing reception

Visitors to campus:

We have reserved the North Lawn from 12:30pm – 4:30pm on March 17th  for our 40th Anniversary Program attendees without a UF parking pass. You will enter the lot from Gale Lemerand Drive. There is a map attached. We will have a patroller handing out the permits to the guests as they arrive.

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