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Friday
Dec272013

University of South Australia Male Studies courses commencing in 2014

The first of the University of South Australia Male Studies courses planned for 2014 is now accepting applications for enrolment.

You can find information about the first of the courses on offer – the Professional Certificate in Male Health and Male Health Promotion here.

You can also download a Registration Form, which must be completed if you are intending to undertake one or both courses in 2014, from here. Processing of enrolments will commence early in the New Year.

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Wednesday
May042011

Male Studies Symposium, Adelaide, June 24th 2011

The Australian Institute of Male Health and Studies will host its first Male Studies Symposium in Adelaide, June 24th 2011, 9.30 am – 4 pm, at the Adelaide Convention Centre. Theme: ‘From Boyhood to Manhood: Difficulties & Challenges of Transition’. Speakers include Professor Miles Groth PhD, Department of Psychology, Wagner College, Staten Island, New York; Professor Jon Jureidini MB, BS, FRANZCP, PhD, Child Psychiatrist; and Celia Lashlie, Anthropologist and author of “He'll be OK: Growing Gorgeous Boys into Good Men”. Places will be limited, so register early.

Friday
Feb182011

Foundation for Male Studies April 6 conference to focus on deteriorating status of boys & men (USA)

NEW YORK: The Foundation for Male Studies will focus on the research and programs needed to reverse the downward spiral now effecting virtually all aspects of the lives of men and boys, at the Second Annual International Conference on Male Studies – Looking Forward to Solutions, April 6, 2011. Edward M. Stephens, MD, FMS’ Founder and Chair says that in addition to the conference’s solution-geared presentations by leading authorities, the Foundation is calling for papers from academics on how to best deal with increasing levels of male unemployment, depression, suicides, high school and college dropout rates and related problems. Scholars seeking to submit papers for the conference may do so by writing to elfenbein@malestudies.org by March 15. 2011.For more information go to www.malestudies.org.

Sunday
Jun272010

Male Studies Conference - survey and call for papers

In her National Post op-ed "Male Studies: A proposed curriculum" on April 14th 2010, Canadian commentator Barbara Kay talked about the exciting new discipline of Male Studies, a historical first, launched recently at Wagner College, Staten Island, N.Y., USA.

In order to help The Foundation for Male Studies with its grant requests and fund raising efforts, and to increase its support channels, the foundation has created a brief yet important survey on the need for Male Studies. Please take just a few minutes and provide us with your feedback by visiting http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9TH97BP .

The first official Call for Papers for the First Annual Conference on Male Studies to be held in October, 2010 at Wagner College on Staten Island, New York can be found at http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/37177 .

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