The annual Red River Women’s Studies Conference will take place at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks Friday, October 4, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Early bird registration deadline for students ($10) and faculty ($35) is Friday, September 27. Register at the Red River Women’s Studies Conference website.

Student travel funds to cover the cost of early bird registration for students are available through the Women’s Center. Contact Anita Bender at for more information.

In addition, there are 20 free round-trip bus seats available to students and faculty paid through Women’s and Gender Studies. To reserve your seat, stop by the Women’s and Gender Studies office in MA 175 between Tuesday, September 24 and Wednesday, October 2. Seats are on a first-come basis. In addition, you must already have registered for the conference (you must present the receipt) or have been registered by a faculty member (for example, you are a student presenting on a panel with a faculty member who has already registered you) in order to sign up for a seat.

For more information, contact Sherry Lee Short at