Events for 2022 – 2023

Kiki Petrosino: 2022 Arons Visiting Poet Monday, November 7, 2022 7:00pm to 9:00pm CSTDiboll Gallery, The Commons, Third Floor Kiki Petrosino is the author of White Blood: a Lyric of Virginia (2020) and three other poetry books, all from Sarabande. She holds graduate...

Conceiving Equity

The 10th Annual Roe v. Wade Lecture, Featuring Loretta Ross March 5th, 2021 – 2 pm – 4 pm Uptown Campus, Qatar Ballroom, LBC  2 – 3 pm | Reception and exhibit of poster presentations by Newcomb Institute’s Reproductive Rights and Reproductive Health...

Brit Bennett: The 2022 Zale-Kimmering Writer-in-Residence

Monday, March 7, 2022 – 7:00pm to 8:00pm Uptown Campus, the Diboll Gallery, at The Commons Brit Bennett reading and interview as the Zale-Kimmerling writer-in-residence. Born and raised in Southern California, Brit Bennett graduated from Stanford University and...

Symposium on Rape Narratives

Join us for a symposium on rape narratives/memoirs. This event brings together the contributors to the edited volume Me Too, Feminist Theory, and Surviving Sexual Violence  (Lexington Press, 2020) for a series of conversations and interviews around writing rape...

Newcomb Scholars Symposium

The Newcomb Scholars Program selects twenty intellectually curious and motivated undergraduates each year to participate in an academically rigorous interdisciplinary learning experience about feminist leadership. Together, the Scholars create a community of diverse...

Under The Oaks Awards Ceremony

May 20, 2022 Under the Oaks is a ceremony hosted each year by Newcomb Institute during Commencement week. At Under the Oaks, we honor graduating students, including award recipients (named awards and Oak Wreath), Newcomb Scholars, Mortar Board members, Newcomb grant...

Newcomb Summer Session

June 20 – July 29, 2022 (virtual and in-person programming)  Newcomb Summer Session is a selective pre-college program designed to educate students for gender equity, offered by Newcomb Institute of Tulane University. Students entering their sophomore,...