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Current Events

2017 Girls Conference

Friday, March 3, 2017
Rosaria Conference Centre

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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women 

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
12:00 pm
McCain Centre Atrium 

The Invisible War

Thursday, November 17, 2016
4:30 - 7:00 pm 
McCain Centre Room 201B, Mount Saint Vincent University

The Centre for Social Innovation and Community Engagement in Military Affairs will host a film screening and discussion based on the film "The Invisible War" about military sexual violence. 

Refreshments provided and accessibility needs will be accommodated upon request.

Please contact Elizabeth or Hayley for questions or more information at and

Annual General Meeting of the AMI

Thursday, June 9, 2016

The Alexa McDonough Institute for Women, Gender, and Social Justice is holding its Annual General Meeting June 9th @ 4:30 – 7:00 pm in the Rosaria Boardroom, Rosaria, Mount Saint Vincent University. All Welcome. Refreshments will be served. Please come to hear what the AMI has been doing, mix and mingle with AMI members, and find out how you might get (more) involved with AMI’s activities. To become a member simply send an email to us at, or phone us at 902 457-6581. Like us on Face Book and/or go to our website

Nominations for the AMI Steering Committee

Thursday, June 9, 2016

The Alexa McDonough Institute for Women, Gender, and Social Justice is looking for nominations for the following openings on the Steering Committee: 1 full-time faculty member, 1 grad student, and 1 undergrad student. Please consider nominating yourself or someone you know who has an interest in AMI's 4 pillars: Education, Research, Partnerships, and Action. For more information or to submit your name or someone else's name for nomination please email the AMI Chair, Dr. Susan Brigham: Elections will take place at the AGM June 9 at 4:30 PM Rosaria Boardroom.