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Fall 2017 Detailed Conference Information

Please, click here to access the conference booklet.

**A finalized and most current version of the conference booklet will be provided to you at the conference**

BREAKOUT SESSION SCHEDULE:

*For Descriptions, please check out the Conference Booklet available above.

  • Breakout Session 1 (10:10 - 11:00 AM)

    Aspen A:

    Is Oppressive Speech Free Speech? - John Ramsey


     Aspen B:

    Tall Tales, Title IX, and Trans Justice - Matt Peterson & James Kohles


    Aspen C: 

    "in search of our mother's mothers gardens: decolonizing self-care through womanist friendships" - Carolyn Coles & Kristy Kumar


     Columbine A:

    Living Chingona (CAUCUS SPACE for Self-Identified Latinx Women) - Yvette Lucero-Nguyen & Fabiola Mora


     Columbine B:

    From Hidden to VISIBLE Figures: Black Womyn Recognizing and Actualizing Their Potential (Session 1 & 2) (CAUCUS SPACE) - Talia K. Carroll


     Spruce A:

    How Did Sexism and Misogyny Affect the 2016 Presidential Election? - Christiane Olivo


     Spruce B:

    Healing through history - Jasmine Houston


     Spruce C:

    Limiting Love: Problematizing Compulsory Monogamy - Liane Ortis & Caitlin Ortis


     Council Room:

    Writing to Exist - Tyrell Allen

  • Breakout Session 2 (11:10 - 12:00 PM)

    Aspen A:

    Let's talk about porn! And it's impacts on masculinity - Carl Olsen


     Aspen B:

    'Til Death Do Us Part: Femicide and Domestic Violence in America - Jaime Dale


     Aspen C: 

    Cultural Competency in Health Care - Daniela Caballero & Noemy Rodriguez


     Columbine A:

    Healing Superwoman - Dr. Consuela Ward


     Spruce A:

    Activism & Self-Care - Angie Makomenaw & Leslie Walker


    Spruce B:

    Trans-forming the Reproductive Justice Movement - Harrison Pettis


     Spruce C:

    Pregnancy and Parenting: Policies to Support Student Access - Becky Broghammer, James Kohles, Larry Loften, Jaime Potter, Colleen Sonnentag, & Sarah Aragon


    Council Room:

    Let's Flow Together - Genesis Orellana, Nicole Rivera, & Guadalupe A. Solis

  • Breakout Session 3 (1:00 - 1:50 PM)

    Aspen A:

    From Tough Guise to Nice Guys: Shifting the Spectrum of Masculinity - Carl Olsen


    Aspen B:

    Marginalization in the Literary Canon - Danielle Rich


    Aspen C: 

    Ditching the Deficit Model: the Strengths of Marginalized Identities - Susana de la Torre


     Columbine A:

    Working Together Across Difference - How to Practice Genuine Dialogue - Dr. Cori Wong


     Columbine B:

    Love your Hair (CAUCUS SPACE) - Jasmine Duren


     Spruce A:

    At the Intersections of Gender, Race, and Ability: Mental Health in an Age of Activism - Rowen Thomas


     Spruce B:

    Sexual Identity: Fact or Fiction? A Foray into Queer History - Chris Talbot


     Spruce C:

    Dear Colleague Letter, Betsy DeVos, and You: What's Next for Title IX? - Becky Broghammer, James Kohles, Larry Loften, Jaime Potter, & Colleen Sonnentag


     Council Room:

    Escaping Cisterhood - Tyrell Allen

  • Breakout Session 4 (2:00 - 2:50 PM)

    Aspen A:

    How Becoming a Father Made Me a Feminist - John Chaplain


     Aspen B:

    Where's the A? Exclusion of Aromantic/Asexual Identities in the Queer Community - Ashlee Edwards


     Aspen C: 

    "No quires hijos?! Ay dios mio!" - Brandy Chapparo & Sydney Pedregon


    Columbine A:

    Federal Indian Law and Policy: A Failed Justice System for Missing and Murdered Indigenious Women - Danita Ordaz


    Columbine B:

    Reproductive Rights and Access - NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado 


     Spruce A:

    Like to eat your meal in a public restroom? #RightToLactate #UNCOSupportsbreastfeeding #UNCOFeminism - Dr. Alena Clark & Yvette Lucero-Nguyen


    Spruce B:

    How to have, hot, healthy, consensual sex - Jay Ogan & Devon Schlotterbeck


     Spruce C:

    We Don't Have to Choose - Kristen Stoddard & Bonnie Nicholson


     Council Room:

    And the pen bled, when I no longer would. - Gabriel Pulido