The Long Loneliness: The Autobiography of the Legendary Catholic Social Activist , March Feminist Friday, March Book Club | Her Honor: Rosalie Wahl and the Minnesota Women’s Movement, June Book Club | The Scarlet Sisters: Sex, Suffrage, and Scandal in the Gilded Age , January Book Club | Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography, Chocolate Reception & February Feminist Friday | Prof. Nekima Levy-Pounds | Minneapolis Campus, February Book Club Discussion | Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World, Shakespeare's Sister?: Aemilia Lanier, Poet and Muse, Clothesline Project and Take Back The Night, April Book Club | Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout , October Feminist Friday | Dr. Consuelo E. Cavalieri, 3rd Annual 'TOMMIE TALKS', Fall Open House & Chocolate Reception , September Book Club | Their Eyes Were Watching God, October Book Club | Ada’s Algorithm: How Lord Byron’s Daughter Ada Lovelace Launched the Digital Age , November Book Club | The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse, LDCW Grant Recipient Celebratory Forum, May Feminist Friday | Dr. Kim Miller (rescheduled from April), 2015 March Women's History Month Speaker | Winona LaDuke, Orange is the New Black, March Book Club | Flight Behavior, March And Still We Rise | Kari Zimmerman, January Book Club | 'Wild' by Cheryl Strayed, GREEN OUT! | UST Basketball Games, Chocolate Reception | Minneapolis Campus, February Book Club Discussion | All Our Relations, Paula Meehan | Women Poets in Ireland, LDCW Forum: 'Mandatory Reporting under Title IX: Further Talk', Invisible Disability Roundtable Discussion, April Book Club | Flight Behavior, April And Still We Rise | Dr. Kameya, 'Gender Discrimination and Wal-Mart: The Fight Continues', UAWE Fall Welcome Reception, 2nd Annual 'TOMMIE TALKS', Nuns on a Bus, History Lecture | Until The Rulers Obey: Voices from Latin American Social Movements, Chocolate Reception, September Book Club | Silent Spring, October | Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Tea Please!, International Day of the Girl, October Book Club | Harvest for Hope, Hispanic Heritage Month | 'And Still We Rise' Cafecito, ACTC Take Back the Campus Rally, Green Dot Bystander Training, Fired Up: Survivor Stories, November Feminist Friday | Dr. Maria Dahmus, November Book Club Discussion | Parable of the Sower, Still we Rise, Women's Studies Speaker | Michele Berger, Mother's Day Reception, LDCW Grant Recipient Celebratory Forum, Women's History Month Speaker | Dr. Haleh Esfandiari, Recognizing National Catholic Sisters Week, Culture Stew - Women Around the World - Facilitated by Jessica Lane, March Book Club | Cairo: My City, Our Revolution, Greet Dot Training, July Book Club | Are You My Mother?, Chocolate Reception | Minneapolis Campus, February Book Club | My Prison, My Home, Yarn Tamers Collect Donations for Alexandra House, December Feminist Friday | Jane Wunrow, Honoring Brenda Powell, Empower Hour, Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon, Day of Silence | Night of Noise, Clothesline Project and Take Back The Night, April Book Club | A Tale for the Time Being, November Book Club | In the Time of Butterflies, The Butterfly Project, 200th Year Anniversary of Frankenstein" />

Past Events

Nov 14 2018

					November And Still We Rise

Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

"There Are Rocks In Between: A Family Story of Native Resistance" Read More

Nov 02 2018

					November Feminist Friday

Friday, November 2, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"Advice from a Mentee: A Reflection on Women Succeeding in Law and Politics" Read More

Oct 29 2018

					200th Year Anniversary of Frankenstein

Monday, October 29, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Events begin on Monday, October 29th and continue through Halloween!

The English Department and the Luann Dummer Center for Women host a series of events to both commemorate the bicentennial of Frankenstein's "birth" and recognize its boundless influences. Read More

Oct 31 2018

					FRANKENREADS

Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Reading the Entirety of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein Read More

Oct 31 2018

					October Book Circle

Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Frankenstein (1818) by Mary Shelley Read More

Oct 29 2018

					Mary Shelley in the O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library!

Monday, October 29, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM The unveiling will take place December 4th at 5:30 pm.

200 years ago Mary Shelley brought us Frankenstein. It’s time we brought Mary Shelley to the O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library. Read More

Oct 19 2018

					October Feminist Friday

Friday, October 19, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"Telling It Whole " Read More

Oct 10 2018

					October And Still We Rise

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

"Amplifying Resilience and Embodying Multiplicities" with Dr. Saby Labor Read More

Oct 02 2018

					Disparate Bodies: Research Tracks and Creative Endeavors

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Dr. Kendra Leonard, a musicologist and music theorist whose cross-disciplinary work ventures into creative writing, literature, and film presents a lecture on research and creative endeavors. Read More

Sep 28 2018

					September Feminist Friday

Friday, September 28, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"The Making of Music for Peace" Read More

Sep 26 2018

					September | And Still We Rise

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Dr. Aida Martinez-Freeman presents Ancestral Emergence and the Revolutionary Act of Healing Read More

Sep 26 2018

					September Book Circle

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise & Reign of the Unruly Woman (2017) by Anne Helen Petersen Read More

Sep 21 2018

					2018 Fall Open House and Chocolate Reception

Friday, September 21, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The LDCW welcomes UST community members to its annual Open House & Chocolate Reception! Read More

Sep 17 2018

					Graduate FemCom Kick-Off!

Monday, September 17, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for light refreshments and conversation! Read More

Aug 29 2018

					August Book Circle & Potluck| <em>A Living Label: An Inspirational Memoir & Guide</em>

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Bukola Oriola (2016) Read More

May 04 2018

					2018 LDCW Grant Recipient Celebratory Forum

Friday, May 4, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women will hold a celebratory forum in which the research fellows of 2017-18 will give presentations on their projects. Join us for food and festivities! Read More

May 01 2018

					And Still We Rise

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Domestic Violence in the Asian Community Read More

Apr 27 2018

					April Feminist Friday

Friday, April 27, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Activating Feminism for the Future Read More

Apr 13 2018

					April Feminist Friday

Friday, April 13, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Identity and Expression in Native American Art Read More

Mar 15 2018

					Andrea Jenkins

Thursday, March 15, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Women's History Month Read More

Mar 08 2018

					2018 Women's History Month Speaker | Lynsey Addario

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

"Women's Work in the Time of War" Read More

Feb 23 2018

					Photo Contest: Submission Now Open Through February 23rd

Friday, February 23, 2018, 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

"Seeing the Unseen" Read More

Feb 16 2018

					February Feminist Friday & Chocolate Reception

Friday, February 16, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The LDCW invites you to its annual Minneapolis Chocolate Reception and February Feminist Friday. Read More

Feb 15 2018

					"From Weinstein to Lauer: Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace, Together We Stand Against It"

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

A panel discussion with Angela Rud, Thomas Kayser, & Emily Erickson Read More

Feb 12 2018

					And Still We Rise

Monday, February 12, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Fixing My Sister's Crown--Black Women Sisterhood Read More

Feb 11 2018

					Mary Lou Williams: Music for Peace, Re-Imagined

Sunday, February 11, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Featuring the Swing Sisterhood Big Band and directed by Sarah Schmalenberger, a premier of new arrangements by Laura Caviani & Kari Musil of Mary Lou Williams' "Music For Peace" Read More

Feb 09 2018

					February Feminist Friday & Photography Workshop

Friday, February 9, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

"Seeing the Unseen" with Drs. Debra Petersen and Heather Shirey Read More

Jan 24 2018

					Identifying and Ending Human Trafficking with Bukola Oriola

Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women and the Leadership Academy of Human Resources present the Honorable Bukola Love Oriola Read More

Dec 31 2017

					Tampon* Drive for Department of Indian Work (DIW)

Sunday, December 31, 2017, 11:59 PM - 4:30 PM

*Also accepting pads, other hygiene products, and infant formula Read More

Dec 16 2017

Saturday, December 16, 2017, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Details forthcoming Read More

Dec 16 2017

Saturday, December 16, 2017, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Details forthcoming Read More

Dec 16 2017

					WOMEN SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS: The GIRLeffect

Saturday, December 16, 2017, 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Part 4 of the 4-part semester-long Helping Women Become Entrepreneurs for Good series Read More

Dec 11 2017

					Trans Solidarity Day

Monday, December 11, 2017, 9:52 AM - 9:00 PM December 11, 8 AM - 9 PM

Join in solidarity with our trans* community for events throughout the day. Read More

Dec 08 2017

					#MeToo Movement: The Tipping Point for Sexual Harassment Discussion?

Friday, December 8, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hosted by the LDCW, UAWE, and Violence Prevention & Awareness Read More

Nov 28 2017

					<em>Wind River</em> Film Screening

Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Presented by FemCom and sponsored by The LDCW Read More

Nov 20 2017

					And Still We Rise | Winonah Owen-Reese and Savannah Thibert

Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

5:30 - 7 p.m. Read More

Nov 17 2017

					November Feminist Friday | Gloria Everson

Friday, November 17, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

“After the Adrenaline: Sustaining Political Activism When It Feels Like No One Is Listening" Read More

Nov 10 2017

					WOMEN SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS: Do something that matters (Field trip!)

Friday, November 10, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Part 3 of the 4-part semester-long Helping Women Become Entrepreneurs for Good series Read More

Oct 27 2017

					Women's Convention, Detroit

Friday, October 27, 2017, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women will be sponsoring students, faculty, and staff attendance to the first annual Women's Convention in Detroit Read More

Oct 24 2017

					And Still We Rise

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

KaYing Yang presents "RedGreen Rivers: Creating Gender Equity on a Global Scale" Read More

Oct 05 2017

					The UAWE Fall Reception & Welcome

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

At this event we welcome EVERYONE who supports the UAWE mission. Read More

Sep 27 2017

					September Book Club | <em>A Room of One's Own</em>

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Virginia Woolf (1929) Read More

Sep 20 2017

					And Still We Rise

Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

"The Anti-Deficit Perspective on Latinx Students in Higher Education" Read More

Sep 15 2017

					Fall Open House & Chocolate Reception

Friday, September 15, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women welcomes UST community members to enjoy its space and learn about the upcoming year's programs, events, and opportunities. Read More

Sep 15 2017

					September Feminist Friday| Dr. Camille George & Bridget Carey

Friday, September 15, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

“Empowering Women at the Base of the Economic Pyramid through Peace Engineering” Read More

May 05 2017

					2017 LDCW Grant Recipient Celebratory Forum

Friday, May 5, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women will hold a celebratory forum in which the research fellows of 2016-17 will give presentations on their projects. Join us for food and fesitivities! Read More

Apr 26 2017

					Emily Dickinson Marathon

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

"I took my power in my hand--" Read More

Apr 25 2017

					And Still We Rise | 'Linguistic Stereotyping of Non-Native English Speaking Professors'

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Dr. Xiaowen Guan presents "Linguistic Stereotyping of Non-Native English Speaking Professors" Read More

Apr 20 2017

					Julia Dinsmore | Storytelling & Book Signing

Thursday, April 20, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

"Poetically Bridging Class Divides" Read More

Apr 07 2017

					April Feminist Friday| Dr. Nancy Holland

Friday, April 7, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"Looking Backwards, Moving Forwards: Forty Years as a Feminist Philosopher" Read More

Mar 31 2017

					Take Back the Night 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017, 3:21 PM - 3:21 PM

Join us in raising awareness of sexual assaults on campus. Read More

Mar 31 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017, 2:48 PM - 2:48 PM

Come write on and hang a shirt to express your feelings about power-based violence. Read More

Mar 31 2017

					Meet and Greet with Sister Carolin

Friday, March 31, 2017, 2:36 PM - 2:36 PM

A reception will be held for Sister Carolin Tahhan Fachahk, recipient of the 2017 International Women of Courage Award. Read More

Mar 14 2017

					And Still We Rise | 'Women's March on Washington & Intentional Activism'

Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

And Still We Rise | Dr. Kari Zimmerman, Danielle Wong, & Nyanna Wright present "Women's March on Washington & Intentional Activism" Read More

Mar 10 2017

					March Feminist Friday | Round Table for Sexual Violence Awareness in the Classroom

Friday, March 10, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Round Table for Sexual Violence Awareness in the Classroom Read More

Mar 08 2017

					International Women's Day: Reflection & Reception at the LDCW

Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

International Women's Day: Reflection & Reception at the LDCW Read More

Mar 02 2017

					Women's History Month Speaker| Nina Totenberg

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

"Women's History and the Supreme Court" Read More

Feb 17 2017

					February Feminist Friday & Chocolate Reception

Friday, February 17, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This year, we will be combining our annual Minneapolis Chocolate Reception with our February Feminist Friday, featuring Danielle Hermanny. Read More

Jan 21 2017

					Women's March Events

Saturday, January 21, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Women's March on Washington & Women's Minnesota March Read More

Sep 30 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016, 9:44 AM - 9:44 AM Ongoing

Luann Dummer Center for Women seeks applications for three openings on its Advisory Board Read More

Sep 28 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

"Tommie Talks", a speed networking event hosted by the Luann Dummer Center for Women. Read More

Sep 23 2016

					Fall Open House & Chocolate Reception

Friday, September 23, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women is located on the St. Paul campus and hosts an annual Open House and Chocolate Reception each Fall at the Center's space in O'Shaughnessy Education Center. Read More

Sep 23 2016

					Feminist Friday | Dr. Artika Tyner

Friday, September 23, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

WOMEN LEADING CHANGE Read More

Jun 29 2016

					June Book Club | <em>The Scarlet Sisters: Sex, Suffrage, and Scandal in the Gilded Age</em>

Wednesday, June 29, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Myra MacPherson (2014) Read More

May 31 2016

Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Hosted by the Luann Dummer Center for Women at the University of Saint Thomas. Read More

May 25 2016

					May Book Club | <em>The Long Loneliness: The Autobiography of the Legendary Catholic Social Activist </em>

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Dorothy Day (2009) Read More

May 06 2016

Friday, May 6, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women will hold a celebration for LDCW grant awardees and UST Women's Studies graduating seniors. Read More

May 05 2016

					MAESTRA | FILM & DISCUSSION  ON THE CUBAN LITERACY CAMPAIGN

Thursday, May 5, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

A FILM AND TALK BY VISITING CUBAN EDUCATIONAL SCHOLAR DR. FELIPE PÉREZ CRUZ. Read More

Apr 25 2016

					Clothesline Project and Take Back The Night

Monday, April 25, 2016, 7:00 PM - 12:00 PM Clothesline Project is scheduled to take place during the week of April 25.

The annual Clothesline Project is an international advocacy movement that allows participants to creatively express their feelings about power-based violence. Read More

Apr 27 2016

					April Book Club | <em>Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout</em>

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Lauren Redniss (2010) Read More

Apr 22 2016

					Shakespeare's Sister?: Aemilia Lanier, Poet and Muse

Friday, April 22, 2016, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

In this reading recognizing the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, author Mary Sharratt will discuss her newly released novel, THE DARK LADY'S MASK. Read More

Apr 06 2016

					2016 Women's History Month Speaker | Roxane Gay

Wednesday, April 6, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

"Bad Feminism 101 with Roxane Gay" Read More

Mar 30 2016

					March Book Club | <em>Her Honor: Rosalie Wahl and the Minnesota Women’s Movement</em>

Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Written by Lori Sturdevant (2014) Read More

Mar 11 2016

					March Feminist Friday

Friday, March 11, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"Sisterhood in Leadership" Read More

Mar 03 2016

					CANCELED. Women's History Month Speaker | Nina Totenberg

Thursday, March 3, 2016, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM TOTENBERG'S LECTURE HAS BEEN CANCELED. PLEASE SEE OUR WEBSITE FOR NEW UPDATES.

Women's History and the Supreme Court Read More

Feb 24 2016

					February Book Club Discussion | <em>Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World</em>

Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM February 23, 2016 from Noon - 1 and February 24, 2016 from Noon - 1.

Written by Linda Hirshman (2015) Read More

Feb 12 2016

					Chocolate Reception & February Feminist Friday | Prof. Nekima Levy-Pounds | Minneapolis Campus

Friday, February 12, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Friday, February 12, 2016 | 2:00 - 4:00 The Feminist Friday talk from 3:00-4:00 will take place during the Chocolate Reception.

This year we will be combining our annual Minneapolis Chocolate reception with our February Feminist Friday talk Prof. Nekima Levy-Pounds. Read More

Jan 27 2016

					January Book Club | <em>Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography</em>

Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Laura Ingalls Wilder (2014) Read More

Nov 25 2015

					November Book Club | <em>The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse</em>

Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Louise Erdrich (2001) Read More

Oct 21 2015

					October Book Club | <em>Ada’s Algorithm: How Lord Byron’s Daughter Ada Lovelace Launched the Digital Age</em>

Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by James Essinger (2014) Read More

Oct 16 2015

					October Feminist Friday | Dr. Consuelo E. Cavalieri

Friday, October 16, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

“FULFILLING A SACRED RESPONSIBILITY: THE KOOTENAI KWANAQNANIYK¢A‡KA(WARRIOR) WHO LED HER PEOPLE OUT OF THE BONDAGE OF INVISIBILITY” Read More

Sep 30 2015

					3rd Annual 'TOMMIE TALKS'

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

"Tommie Talks", a speed networking event hosted by the Luann Dummer Center for Women. Read More

Sep 25 2015

					Fall Open House & Chocolate Reception

Friday, September 25, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women is located on the St. Paul campus and hosts an annual Open House and Chocolate Reception each Fall at the Center's space in O'Shaughnessy Education Center. Read More

Sep 23 2015

					September Book Club | <em>Their Eyes Were Watching God</em>

Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Zora Neale Hurston (1937) Read More

May 01 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women will hold a celebratory forum in which the research fellows of the 2013-14 will give presentations. Read More

May 01 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Dr. Kim Miller, will discuss "The Stories we See: Depictions of Female Authority in South Africa’s Public Sphere". Read More

Apr 29 2015

					April Book Club | <em>Flight Behavior</em>

Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Barbara Kingsolver (2012) Read More

Apr 28 2015

					April And Still We Rise | Dr. Kameya

Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Please join us for a talk by Dr. Kameya on “Working Class Asians and the Model Minority Myth” as part of the 'Still We Rise' series and Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Read More

Apr 23 2015

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women is delighted to host a reception with Irish poet Paula Meehan, who is the recipient of 2015 O'Shaughnessy Poetry Award of UST. Read More

Apr 17 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Presented by Rachel Harris (Associate Dean of Students), Abigail Crouse (Associate General Counsel), and Emily Erickson (Sexual Misconduct Prevention Coordinator) Read More

Apr 09 2015

					Invisible Disability Roundtable Discussion

Thursday, April 9, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join FemCom and friends for a roundtable discussion on invisible disability. Read More

Apr 08 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

UST alum and lawyer Janet Olawsky and her colleague Kate Fisher will visit the campus to address the Walmart gender discrimination case they filed. Read More

Mar 26 2015

					March And Still We Rise | Kari Zimmerman

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM 5:30 PM

Join Student Diversity & Inclusion Services as we celebrate this month's 'And Still We Rise' speaker series featuring UST history professor Dr. Kari Zimmerman. Read More

Mar 25 2015

					Orange is the New Black

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Piper Kerman - Lecture and Book Signing! Read More

Mar 25 2015

					March Book Club | <em>Flight Behavior</em>

Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Barbara Kingsolver (2012) Read More

Mar 10 2015

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Please join us for our 2015 March Women's History Month lecture featuring Winona LaDuke. The title of her lecture is "Women and Native Struggles: Toward Ecological Transformation". Read More

Feb 25 2015

					February Book Club Discussion | All Our Relations

Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

We will be discussing "All Our Relations" by Winona LaDuke. Read More

Feb 13 2015

					Chocolate Reception | Minneapolis Campus

Friday, February 13, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women is located on the St. Paul campus and hosts an annual Chocolate Reception each Spring at the Fireside Lounge of Terrance Murphy Hall on the Minneapolis campus. Read More

Feb 07 2015

Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM

It's on US to keep our campus safe! Please join us for a UST Green Dot sponsored double header! We will be giving out FREE Green Dot rally towels at both the women's (1pm) and men's (3pm) games! Read More

Jan 28 2015

					January Book Club | 'Wild' by Cheryl Strayed

Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Please join us on Wednesday, January 28 in the LDCW to discuss "Wild" by Cherly Strayed. The discussion will be facilitated by Dr. Young-ok An and Jessie McShane. Read More

Dec 17 2014

Wednesday, December 17, 2014, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Yarn Tamers will be collecting tangible donations throughout the month of December to deliver to the Alexandra House whose mission is working to end domestic and sexual violence. Read More

Dec 05 2014

					December Feminist Friday | Jane Wunrow

Friday, December 5, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Please join us on Friday, December 5 to hear from Jane Wunrow speak on "We: an afternoon with Jane Wunrow, artist and mother" Read More

Nov 26 2014

					November Book Club Discussion | <em>Parable of the Sower</em>

Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Octavia E. Butler (1993) Read More

Nov 25 2014

					Still we Rise

Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Please join us in celebration of our "National Native American Heritage Month" for our special series "Still we Rise" taking place at the Luann Dummer Center for Women. Read More

Nov 21 2014

					November Feminist Friday | Dr. Maria Dahmus

Friday, November 21, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

“Women’s Leadership and Activism in the U.S. Environmental Movement" Read More

Nov 11 2014

					Fired Up: Survivor Stories

Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The University of St. Thomas will be hosting a performance of Fired Up: Survivor stories of trauma, HOPE and change on November 11 at 7:00PM at OEC Auditorium. Read More

Nov 08 2014

					Green Dot Bystander Training

Saturday, November 8, 2014, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Please join us on Saturday, November 8 for Green Dot Violence Prevention Training. Read More

Oct 29 2014

					October | Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

October is Domestic Violence awareness month! Come to ASC to hear Abby Sterner from the Saint Paul Domestic Abuse Intervention Project talk about dating violence. Read More

Oct 29 2014

					October Book Club | <em>Harvest for Hope</em>

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Jane Goodall (2005) Read More

Oct 21 2014

					ACTC Take Back the Campus Rally

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Take Back the Campus event is a rally against all forms of gender-based violence and power-based personal violence. Read More

Oct 10 2014

					International Day of the Girl

Friday, October 10, 2014, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join the Foreign Affairs Club in readings, movies, and pizza to help celebrate International Day of the Girl! Read More

Oct 09 2014

					Hispanic Heritage Month | 'And Still We Rise' Cafecito

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, please join us for "And Still We Rise", women having conversations about diversity. Read More

Oct 03 2014

					Tea Please!

Friday, October 3, 2014, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Tea Please! will bring together Tommies and their parents from across campus to talk about their experiences. Read More

Sep 30 2014

					2nd Annual 'TOMMIE TALKS'

Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

"Tommie Talks", a speed networking event hosted by the Luann Dummer Center for Women. Read More

Sep 24 2014

					Nuns on a Bus

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

NETWORK’s Nuns on the Bus is headed on the road again! This year, we are driving so “We the People” can stand up against big money in the 2014 midterm elections. Read More

Sep 24 2014

					September Book Club | Silent Spring

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Rachel Carson (1962) Read More

Sep 23 2014

					UAWE Fall Welcome Reception

Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

The St. Thomas community is invited to celebrate with the University Advocates for Women and Equity as it welcomes new female employees hired in the last year. Read More

Sep 22 2014

					History Lecture | Until The Rulers Obey: Voices from Latin American Social Movements

Monday, September 22, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Clifton Ross and Marcy Rein will talk about the social movements in 21st century Latin America. Read More

Sep 19 2014

					Chocolate Reception

Friday, September 19, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women is located on the St. Paul campus and hosts an annual Open House and Chocolate Reception each Fall at the Center's space in O'Shaughnessy Education Center. Read More

Jul 30 2014

					July Book Club | Are You My Mother?

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Alison Bechdel (2012) Read More

Jun 16 2014

Monday, June 16, 2014, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Green Dot is informed by lessons learned from interdisciplinary research and theory on violence against women. Read More

May 09 2014

					Mother's Day Reception

Friday, May 9, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

FemCom would like to invite each of you to join us for our first annual Mother's Day Reception! Co-sponsors include the LDCW, ACTC WMST, and Family Studies. Read More

May 09 2014

Friday, May 9, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women will hold a celebratory forum in which the research fellows of the 2013-14 will give presentations. Read More

May 01 2014

					Women's Studies Speaker | Michele Berger

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Michele Berger will talk on "Sparking and Sustaining Feminist Change: Lessons learned from Writing Transforming Scholarship." Read More

Apr 30 2014

					April Book Club | <em>A Tale for the Time Being</em>

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Ruth Ozeki (2013) Read More

Apr 25 2014

					Honoring Brenda Powell

Friday, April 25, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Luann Dummer Center for Women is happy to recognize Brenda’s years of leadership at St. Thomas! Read More

Apr 25 2014

					Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon

Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Celebrate National Poetry Month with a Emily Dickinson Marathon! Sponsored by the O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library, the Department of English, The Luann Dummer Center for Women, and Common Good Book Read More

Apr 24 2014

					Clothesline Project and Take Back The Night

Thursday, April 24, 2014, 11:30 AM - 9:30 PM

The annual Clothesline Project is an international advocacy movement that allows participants to creatively express their feelings about power-based violence. Read More

Apr 10 2014

					Empower Hour

Thursday, April 10, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Empower Hour encourages women and LGBTQ members of the UST community to utilize the AARC facilities every week 10-11am. Read More

Apr 10 2014

					Day of Silence | Night of Noise

Thursday, April 10, 2014, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

This year the University of St. Thomas is celebrating the Day of Silence/Night of Noise in support of LGBTQA members of the community on April 10, 2014. Read More

Mar 19 2014

					Culture Stew - Women Around the World - Facilitated by Jessica Lane

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Sponsored by: Student Diversity and Inclusion Services Read More

Mar 19 2014

					March Book Club | <em>Cairo: My City, Our Revolution</em>

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Ahdaf Soueif (2011) Read More

Mar 08 2014

					Recognizing National Catholic Sisters Week

Saturday, March 8, 2014, 9:59 AM - 9:59 AM

Sisters in the United States will be honored during the first annual National Catholic Sisters Week March 8-14, 2014. This event is held in conjunction with Women's History Month. Read More

Mar 06 2014

					Women's History Month Speaker | Dr. Haleh Esfandiari

Thursday, March 6, 2014, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

As a longtime expert on Iranian politics and a prominent scholar and public intellectual, Dr. Esfandiari is an outspoken advocate for human rights and women's rights. Read More

Feb 25 2014

					February Book Club | <em>My Prison, My Home</em>

Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Haleh Esfandiari (2009) Read More

Feb 14 2014

					Chocolate Reception | Minneapolis Campus

Friday, February 14, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The Luann Dummer Center for Women is located on the St. Paul campus and hosts an annual Open House and Chocolate Reception each Fall at the Center's space in O'Shaughnessy Education Center. Read More

Nov 27 2013

					The Butterfly Project

Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

In recognition of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, the LDCW has come up with an event to support the Alexandra House for Battered Women in Blaine, MN. Read More

Nov 27 2013

					November Book Club | <em>In the Time of Butterflies</em>

Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Written by Julia Alvarez (1994) Read More

LDCW New Director Search: Deadline Extended

The University of St. Thomas is seeking a full-time tenured faculty member to be director of the Luann Dummer Center for Women.
Compensation for this position is the equivalent of three courses released time per year, plus January Term and summer stipend.
 
Our current director, Dr. Young-Ok An's tenure will conclude on June 30th, 2019. She will have served two, three-year terms, with dedication and passion for the LDCW’s mission.  
 
Applicants are requested to send the following materials to Ann Johnson via e-mail (a9johnson@stthomas.edu) or to Mail #AQU 110H by 4:30 pm on Friday, October 26th, 2018:
1) a resumé
2) a letter of application outlining the reasons for interest in the position and relevant experience with the Center and other applicable experience
3) a statement from the candidate’s department chair indicating the department’s willingness to release the candidate’s time to the Center.
 
The due date for applications is October 26th, 2018 by 4:30 pm.
 
For more information about the Center, contact a current Board member: Manuela Hill-Muñoz, create[space] & Changemaking; Dr. Vanessa Cornett-Murtada, Music; Abigail Heller, Class of 2019, Neuroscience; Dr. Angela High-Pippert, Political Science; Dr. Sue Myers, Women’s Studies (Ex Officio) and Theology; Patricia Satzer, Law Library; Dr. Kari Zimmerman, History; Dr. Ann Johnson, Ex Officio.