Women's and Gender Studies

UNL senior Danielle Rue will present her digital history project exploring the beginning of the university's women’s studies program in the 1960s and 1970s. The study includes an examination of the university’s general attitude toward problems of race, gender and sexuality during the same time period. The presentation is 3:30 to 5 p.m., Oct. 27, in the Nebraska Union.

UCLA sociologist Mignon Moore will discuss her work on the physical and mental health of lesbian and gay elders in New York and Los Angeles in a 3:30 p.m. Oct. 7 presentation in the Nebraska Union (room posted). The talk, "In the Shadow of Sexuality: LGBT African American Elders and Social Support," is free and open to the public.