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TAMUK is chartering a Chapter of NOW: Be a Part of History!

TAMUK WGST sponsored/co-sponsored a number of events for Women's History Month: Pictures and a Calendar of Events below

Women’s History Month Symposium: “ Working to Form a More Perfect Union: Honoring Women in Public Service and Government.” 

The keynote speaker was Ms. Mary Helen Berlanga!

Reception for Dr. Drewey Wayne Gunn, who is in the process of donating his research collection of some 1000 books to the Jernigan Library.

October 14 Conversation on the Supreme Court’s decision regarding same-sex marriage.  Dr. Travis Braidwood, Dr. Richard Miller, and Ms Karen Royal were presenters.

Welcome Reception for new Female Faculty Members
sponsored by the WGST program, September 2, 2015.

WGST Conversations


Same sex Marriage


L-R: Justin Garza, Vice President; Mystika Garcia, Member; Jennifer Gonzales, President-Elect; Margo Martinez, Treasurer; Dr. Teresa Riley, Senior Vice President of Fiscal & Student Affairs; Ashleigh Mares, President; Britlee Christmas, Historian; Crystal King, Vice President; Raymond Garcia, Co-Faculty Advisor

 Women's Self Defense Presentation  
Women's Self-Defense Class


   Bookstore Display of Notable Women

Notable Women and Quotes Window at TAMUK Bookstore 

2015 Women and Gender Studies Student Symposium Photo Gallery                             

Women's History Month Calendar of Events

The Coalition for Political and Social Justice, in collaboration with the Social Justice and Advocacy Committee of the Student Government Association, would like to invite you to attend Texas A&M University-Kingsville's first "PRIDE Festival" this Thursday, April 16th, from 5 PM-8:30 PM at the Pavilion.

April 3 3-7PM Double Feature Film Screening Iron Jawed Angels (3-5pm) and Maquilapolis (5:30-6:3pm), Blue Room, in Tribute to Women’s History

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