Activities & off-campus events

Bag Lunch Discussion Series

Friday, April 28, 2017

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Center for Women, CdC 230

Women's Studies and Critical Studies of Race & Ethnicity Bag Lunch Discussion Series

Social Sciences Teach-ins: Policy in a Shifting Political Landscape
Education and Criminal Justice

Presenters: Nancy Heitzeg and Kristine West

The WOST & CRST Bag Lunch Discussion Series presents Social Sciences Teach-ins: Policy in a Shifting Political Landscape on February 17, March 31, and April 28 from noon to 1:30 p.m. (program begins at 12:10) in the Center for Women, CdC 230.

This series will explore shifts in policy and the implications of a Trump administration on issues of access, equity, and opportunity with race/ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, age and ability at the center. Special attention will be paid to civil rights/civil liberties, implications for social movements, and opportunities for action.

Friday, February 17—Education and Criminal Justice
Presenters: Nancy Heitzeg and Kristine West

Friday, March 31—Social Safety Net, Healthcare, and Women's Issues
Presenters: Sharon Doherty, Caroline Krafft, and Deep Shikha

Friday, April 28—Immigration and Environment
Presenters: Hui Wilcox and Daniel Williams

Sponsored by Critical Studies of Race & Ethnicity (CRST), Economics, Sociology, and Women's Studies (WOST).

This event is also part of the 2017 Women of Substance Festival.


Throughout the academic year, the Abigail Quigley McCarthy Center for Women hosts the Women’s Studies (WOST) and Critical Studies of Race & Ethnicity (CRST) monthly bag lunch discussion series. The series brings together faculty, students, staff, and community members to discuss current research and creative endeavors.

Bring your lunch and your friends! Refreshments will be served.

For more information, please contact the Center for Women at (651) 690-6783 or aqmcenterforwomen@stkate.edu.