On May 2nd and 4th, 2016 from 12:30-1:50 in Meneely 105, WIIH students will be presenting on their approach to sexual assault prevention in the college campus. Student proposals are shaped by their knowledge of medical anthropology, public health and by the kind support of our alumni who shared their expertise with our WIIH Executive […]
Every time Violence Against Women is taught our students engage in a campus wide initiative to raise awareness of the issue raised by this type of violence in our community and beyond. This year the course is part of the Wheaton Institute for Interdisciplinary Humanities. Our students presented feature films, lectures, made their own activist films […]
South African artist and activist Sue Williamson presents a lecture about South Africa's emerging and mid-career women artists, with an emphasis on how each engages with a particular social problem. Thursday, April 28, 2016 Ellison Lecture, Watson Fine Arts, 5:00 p.m.
Dr. Sameena Mulla is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Marquette University (WI). She will be discussing her most recent book entitled "The Violence of Care: Rape Victims, Forensic Nurses and Sexual Assault Intervention." Drawing on four years of participatory research in a Baltimore emergency room, Sameena Mulla reveals the realities of sexual assault response […]