The Sociology of Gender Brownbag (or FemSem) meets every Thursday from 12:30 to 2pm in Social Sciences 2435 (unless otherwise noted).

Fall 2018 Calendar 

If you’d like to request a presentation date, please email Nona Gronert at

October 25, 2018
  • Femsem: Dr. Patricia Morris "What Gender Specialists Do"

    October 25, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    Dr. Patricia Morris "What Gender Specialists Do"

    In this talk, Dr. Morris will provide the audience with a description of a day in the life of a gender specialist along with a description of the variety of tasks and activities gender specialist are engaged in. She will also provide examples of some of the tools gender specialists use to do their work, the types of output gender specialists produce and how these outputs are used in gender mainstreaming and in integrating gender analysis in program planning, design, monitoring and evaluation

    If you'd like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Morris, please email Nona Gronert at

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November 1, 2018
November 8, 2018
  • Femsem: Frankie Frank

    November 8, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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November 15, 2018
  • Femsem: Dr. Wendy M. Christensen

    November 15, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Courses

    Sociology 120: Sociological Perspectives on American Families

    Sociology 138: Introduction to the Sociology of Gender

    Sociology 477: Feminist Theory: Gender and Society

    Sociology 611: Gender, Science and Technology

    Sociology 623: Gender, Society and Politics

    Sociology 640: Sociology of the Family 

    Sociology 904: Gender and Local Labor Markets

Events older than 2010 are listed here.