Sunday, June 28, 2009

End of the Year Gala 2009 was a Success!!!

What a great time we had at the Women's Studies End of the Year Gala, May 2009. We honored three Lillian Robles award winners, cheered on our 2009 WST graduates, and celebrated the department's official name change to Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies. A big thanks to WSSA, WST dep't staff, Maggie Munoz and the Robles Family.

Friday, May 15, 2009

End of the Year Gala!

Women's Studies End of the Year Gala

co-sponsored by
Friends of Women's Studies & WSSA

Please join us!
May 22, 2009
@ 5:00 pm
Soroptimist House,
Cal State Long Beach
For more event details and to RSVP or purchase tickets, visit:

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Framing Your Degree | April 15th at 3:00 pm

Presented by Friends of CSULB Women's Studies
Wednesday April 15
3:00 pm
Cal State Long Beach
University Student Union Room 305

Speaker Panel, Networking & Interactive Resume Workshop

How will you effectively frame your [Women’s Studies] [or social justice] degree for a future employer? How can you use your feminist education in your career path to effect change? Feminists who have used their Women’s Studies and social justice education in their careers will talk about how they’ve infused feminism and social change into the workplace. 



3:00 pm – Speaker Panel

Lana Haddad, City of Glendale Commission on the Status of Women

Suzy Jacobs, Field Representative for 43rd District Assemblymember Paul Krekorian 

Karina Sicairos, MSW, San Bernardino County Human Services Program Development Division

Mary Steudle, Manager of Staffing, Southern California Edison

Heather Montes Ireland, City of Irvine Youth Employment Services


4:15 pm – Q & A + Networking


5:00 pm – Interactive Resume Workshop

Optional Hour 5:00-6:00pm: Hands-on Resume Help, Immediate Results

Bring a Draft & Your Laptop - Walk Away with a Finished Product!



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Sunday, March 15, 2009

Framing Your Degree Event - April 15, 2009

Friends of Women's Studies at Cal State Long Beach Presents

"Framing Your Degree"

When: Wednesday, April 15th, 2009
Time: 3:00 - 6:00 pm
Where: University Student Union

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Sunday, January 11, 2009

Friends of Cal State Long Beach Women's Studies

Become a Friend of the Department of Women's Studies at Cal State University Long Beach and help support the goals of the Department and its students.

The goal of the Friends of Women's Studies is to support the Women's Studies department and students in their activities, development and growth. Alumni, Friends, Feminists, Students, all others who support the goals of this department, please join us!
"The Women's Studies Department at California State University believes that developing skills in civic literacy must be a significant part of a 21st century university education. [...] Women's Studies understands that competency in these gender-literacy skills is necessary for maximum civic engagement in the global community today." -

"Our department needs us, our alma mater needs us and our country needs us...get involved and help make a difference for our collective future!" - Lana Haddad '01