Center Hours/Contact Info

 

Fall and Spring Semester
Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm

Liberal Arts Building 201

406.657.2873

wgsc@msubillings.edu

 

Women’s and Gender Studies supports programs and research which examine the status, expectations and achievements of women on a local, regional and national level. The program is also committed to working closely with community members to provide support, programs and resources related to women's health, career opportunities, elevating the image and self-esteem of women and advancing the status of women. Through close cooperation with faculty, staff, students and the larger community, women’s and gender studies is dedicated to promoting equality and social justice in all forms while focusing on the needs of women at MSU Billings and the community.

 

The program supports the end of all discrimination based on gender, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, race, sexuality and socioeconomic class. In support of these goals, the program promotes cooperation with faculty and students across campus as well as community members to share their concerns, experiences and expertise to promote equality through seminars, special speakers, panel discussions and referral services and works closely with faculty and students involved in the Women’s Studies minor. 

 

Center Resources:

  • Education & Career Information
  • Volunteer Opportunities (on campus and within the community)
  • Women’s Health
  • Status of Women: Regional & National Reports
  • Gender Studies Club
  • Comfortable Study & Discussion Space                
  • LGBTQ+

Work Study Opportunities

Work study position open for Fall 2017. Approximately 8 hours per week. Duties including administrative work and project planning for the center, developing projects with the community and supporting students. Contact us at wgsc@msubillings.edu.

 

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Upcoming Events

 

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MSUB Women’s and Gender Studies Center, Zonta Club of Billings & Phoenix Center Host 16 Days of Activism 

 

All events are free and open to the campus and community.

 

November 25th

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women #16 Days of Activism campaign begins

 

November 27th

Awareness and Action: 16 Days  Tabling Event

LA Building, 10am – 2pm. Campus & community Partners, prizes & treats!

 

November 29th

Orange the World!

Pick up your orange gear at the WGSC! Show your support of women and girls, WGSC, LA 201, 9am – 4pm

 

November 30th

B.A.P.O.W. Poster Campaign

Visible advocates for equality!

 

December 4th

Social Justice Monday with Planned Parenthood of Montana

WGSC Office from 1 – 3pm, for letter writing and treats!

 

December 5th

He Named me Malala - Film Viewing

LA Building, 6:30-8pm, Popcorn & Prizes

 

December 6th

Art and Activism Event: Making Buttons, Making Change!

Join button artist Rich Honea, WGSC 10am – 2pm. Drop-in and make a button!

 

December 10th

Human Rights Day!

Take the pledge to be an agent for change!

 

Social Media Days:Check Facebook for prizes and giveaways!

 

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»» See also: Past Events