News & Events


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Disability Accommodations: If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate in a Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies event, please contact Jennifer Ellerman-Queen at 813-974-5520 at least five (5) working days prior to the event.

Lauren Austin Exhibit

Quilting Our History: An Exhibit of Quilts by Lauren Austin

February 12, 2024 through June 21, 2024
Located in CMC 202 (Tampa Campus)

For more information about the exhibit and related events (workshop and public lecture), visit the exhibit website.

There will be an open house reception on the first day of the exhibit, February 12, from 2:00-3:30pm in CMC 202.


50th Anniversary of WGS

The Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies celebrated its 50th anniversary during the 2022-2023 academic year. Visit our 50th Anniversary page, to view more information about the 50th Anniversary Events. 










exhibit reception


book launch flyer


save the date


Call for submissions


Closing reception


Pride Belongs to the People


event flyer


Pride Talk


Crunk Feminism flyer


Crunk Feminism flyer