WGSS Events

AY 2023-2024 WGSS Events

Event Date Time Location
Queering Research: LGBTQ+ Liberation in Bellingham, Today and Tomorrow Thursday, October 19, 2023 4:00 - 5:30pm Miller Hall 152


Event Date Time Location
LGBTQ+ Legislative Update Thursday, January 11, 2024 4:30 - 6:00pm Haggard Hall 153
Here & Queer: Black LGBTQ+ Leaders Thursday, February 15, 2024 4:00 - 5:30pm Miller Hall 152
Framing Feminism: Interview w/ Dr. Catharine Stimpson and Dr. Liz Woods Thursday, March 7, 2024 4:00 - 6:00pm Goltz-Murray Archives Building




Event Date Time Location
Here and Queer: Out in the Archives Thursday, May 9, 2024 4:00 - 5:30pm Goltz-Murray Archives Building


AY 2022-2023 WGSS Events

Event Date Time


Major/Minor Meeting - or perspective students

Thursday, Sept 29th 4:00pm Bond 103
Latinx Heritage Event: Bodily Autonomy & Reproductive Justice Thursday, Sept 29th 12-1:30pm MCC Multipurpose Room
Kick Off in Red Square Domestic Violence Awareness Event - Survivor Advocacy Services  Tuesday, October 4th 11:00am - 2:00pm Red Square
Queerienation Thursday, October 6th 4:00 - 5:30pm Viking Union Multipurpose Room
Pickford Film: Hidden Letters Thursday October 6th 7:30pm PICKFORD FILM CENTER
1318 Bay St.
Bellingham, WA 98225
MBPP Weekend of Action: Rally at Town Hall Saturday October 8th

3:00 - 5:00pm

Bellingham City Hall, 210 Lottie Street
Wellness Wednesday - Domestic Violence Awareness Event Wednesday, October 12th 3:00 - 4:00pm VU 462B
Clothesline Project - Domestic Violence Awareness Event Thursday, October 13th 11:00am - 3:00pm Underneath the Library Skybridge
Queering Research Series: Abortion Rights & Activism Thursday, October 20th 4:00 - 5:30pm Carver 104
Pickford Film: Hidden Letters Wednesday, October 26th 2:50pm PICKFORD FILM CENTER
1318 Bay St.
Bellingham, WA 98225
VU Gallery Presents: LUSH Wednesday, October 26th - Tuesday, November 29th Reception w/ artist: Oct. 26th @ 6:00pm VU Gallery
Award Winning Poet & Drag Artist: Wo Chan Monday, October 31st 12:00pm WWU Multicultural Center

Roadblocks and Thruways: The Experience of Seeking Insurance Coverage for Gender Affirming Surgery

Wednesday, November 16th 12:00 - 1:00pm

Miller Hall 113


Native American Heritage Month Pre-game Reception and Basketball Game

Tuesday, November 29th

Reception 5:00-6:30pm

Men’s basketball game 7pm

Miller Hall Collaborative Space

Carver Gym

Zoom and In-Person Community Vigils

Wednesday, November 30th

On Zoom at Noon


Miller Collaborative Space

Remembering and Learning: Honoring World AIDS Day

Thursday, December 1st 12:00-1:00pm

Multicultural Center 735

Gender-Affirming Care Info Session

Thursday, December 1st 2:00-3:00pm VU 567

ADEI Unit Fall Graduation and End of Quarter Celebration

Friday, December 2nd 4:00pm

Miller Hall Collaborative Space

Love Space with the Black Student Coalition Friday, December 2nd 6:30-8:30pm Black Student Coalition, VU 504
End of Quarter Gathering  Friday, December 9th TBD TBD


Event Date Time


Major/Minor Meeting

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023 4:00pm Bond 103
Bodily Autonomy Open Mic Night Friday, Jan. 20, 2023 6:00 - 8:00pm WinkWink (1302 Commercial St. Bellingham Washington)
Douglas Day Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2023 9:00am - 2:00pm Multicultural Center Multipurpose Room

Feminist Queer Trans Love (Anti-Valentines) Kick Back
Crafting, Music, Snacks

Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2023 4:00 - 6:00pm Multicultural Center Classroom & Kitchen/Social Space, 7th Floor VU
Sara Ahmed - Virtual Public Lecture "Feminist Killjoys at Work" Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2023 8:00 - 10:00am

Centre for Gender and Intersectional Studies, Utah State University


Digital Humanities Faculty Workshop Thursday, Feb. 23, 2023 4:00pm Zoom
Sara Ahmed - Launch of The Feminist Killjoy Handbook (Livestream) Thursday, March 2, 2023 6:30 - 8:00pm Zoom

Queer Research Series: Food Justice

Anika Tilland-Stafford - WWU
Roxana - Alimentando al Pueblo
Tina McKim - Birchwood Food Desert Fighters

Masks Required

Thursday, March 2, 2023 4:00 - 5:30pm Carver 104
Sara Ahmed - Traveling with Feminist Killjoys Wednesday, March 8, 2023 6:30 - 7:30pm

T118- Tara Building, Mary Immaculate College South Circular Road V94 VN26 Limerick Ireland

Also on Livestream 

Trans Awareness Thursday, March 9, 2023 4:00 - 5:30 Bond 104


Event Date Time Location

Imagining Feminist Future (IFF) Book Club

Book: Abolition Feminism Now
Author: Angela Davis

WGSS Student Meeting Thursday, April 13, 2023 4:00 - 5:00pm BH 103
WGSS Scholars Presentation Monday, May 15, 2023 4:00pm TBD

The Decision to Lead

Speaker: LaToya Green

Wednesday, May 17, 2023 5:00pm CF 110
WGSS Graduation Reception TBD TBD TBD