Janet C. Anderson Gender Resource Center

The Janet C. Anderson Gender Resource Center (GRC) provides gender related education and programming at Idaho State University. We host film screenings, panels, art shows, lunchtime talks, focus groups, and the annual Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life Conference. We also provide training for the ISU Green Dot bystander intervention program. See the schedule of events for further details.

Gender Resource Center (GRC)

GRC Events Calendar

World Aids Day

December 1st - 12:00 to 1:00
Diversity Resource Center, Rendezvous 129

Join the Genesis Project and educate yourself on the preventative measures needed to steer clear of STD's and HIV/AIDS.

"The Museum of Me" Art Show

January 12th - January 28th
Opening - January 12th - 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Transition Gallery

We are all made of a collage of personalities, choices, traits, lifestyles, ethnicities, religions, hopes and dreams! Each of us has been formed into a unique human. We are all here together to coexist and share our exceptional talents and distinctive gifts. All of us are irreplaceable masterpieces!
Join us for an art show representing our diversity and uniqueness!

Lunchtime Talk

Facts About Sex Addiction
February 12th - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Diversity Resource Center
Rendezvous 129

Lunch provided
New Brain Study Questions Existence of "Sexual Addiction".
Join us to listen to Cameron Staley, Ph.D, Licensed Psychologist, at Idaho State University to hear about the study and his research in this field.

XI Annual Gender & Sexuality in Everyday Life

March 5th and 6th - 8:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Salmon River Suites - Pond Student Union

Keynote - Audrey R. Giles, Ph.D.
The Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life Conference focuses on how ideas and stereotypes concerning gender and sexuality roles shape and influence various aspects of our daily lives. By acknowledging these roles, we can begin to break down some of the barriers they constitute and move towards awareness and open dialogue. This year the conference will be presenting a great combination of local ISU faculty and student presenters as well as guests from all over the country and internationally. ISU students of all levels, as well as interested community members, to experience a professional conference.

Film Screening

Service: When Women Come Marching Home
Keynote - Laura L. Hill, LTC, USA (Retired), M.A.
And Vicki Marti
March 9th - 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Little Wood River - Pond Student Union

Women make up 15 percent of today's military. That number is expected to double in 10 years. SERVICE highlights the resourcefulness of seven amazing women who represent the first wave of mothers, daughters and sisters returning home from the frontless wars of Iraq and Afghanistan. Portraying the courage of women veterans as they transition from active duty to their civilian lives. This powerful film describes the horrific traumas they have faced, the inadequate care they often receive on return, and the large and small accomplishments they work mightily to achieve.


Short films, by, for, about women
March 11th - 3:00 to 4:30 and 4:30 to 6:00
Little Wood River Room - SUB

Established in 2000 by LUNA, the makers of the Whole Nutrition Bar for Women, LUNAFEST connects women, their stories and their causes through film. This traveling film festival spotlights the work of a diverse array of talented women filmmakers with intelligent, funny and thought-provoking themes. http://www.lunafest.org

"La voix humaine" a one-woman opera and "The Telephone" a one-act dramatic monologue

March 13th - 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Goranson - Fine Arts Building

Idaho State University's Diana Livingston Friedley, Kathleen Lane, Sherri Dienstfrey and Mark Neiwirth will bring their talents to life for this special presentation for Women's History Month.



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