Center Hours/Contact Info

 

Spring 2019 Hours

Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm

 

MSUB Liberal Arts Building, 201

wgsc@msubillings.edu

406.657.2873

 

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. 

 

Women's Studies Minor Spring 2019

>> View the Spring 2019 Courses

 

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 2018. 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.

 

poster image for Galentines Day eventSpring 2019 Events

 

Tuesday, January 29, 5pm—7pm

Women Writers Panel at This House of Books

Community Partnership with: This House of Books 

224 North Broadway/Billings Montana/59101

 

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Thursday, January 31, 4-7pm

No Hate in Our State

Addressing White Nationalists on campus and in our community

SUB, A/B Banquet Room

 

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Wednesday, February 13

Galentine’s Day ~ Open House

WGSC (LA 201), 10am—3pm, treats provided

Stop by and celebrate female friendships, Leslie Knope, and make
“Galantine’s Day” cards for your BFFs!

 

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Wednesday, February 27
Pizza Advising Lunch for Women’s Studies Minors

WGSC (LA 201), 11:30 – 1:30, Come check out our upcoming classes and meet

your professors!

 

Wednesday, March 20

Showcasing Scholarship: Women’s Faculty Caucus 

Hosted by the WGSC and the Women’s Faculty Caucus

LA 205, 3:00—4:30, refreshments provided

 

April 2018
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

*activities throughout April—TBA*

 

April 25
Red Sand Project ~ Zonta Club of Billings

*more details TBA*

 

Weekly Events

 

Social Justice Mondays: Let Your Voice Be Heard

Every Monday, WGSC, 1 – 4pm (open house), all supplies provided, drop-in anytime!

 

1000 Paper Cranes Project

Semester Long - Drop by the WGSC for more information & supplies

 


 

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

 

»»  Get print-friendly list of Spring 2019 events

 


»» See also: Past Events