Tuesday, March 28, 2017

AMSA Awards Three Young Scholars Its 2014 Frankel Scholarships

April 10, 2014 by  
Filed under News From Past AMSA Conferences

The American Men’s Studies Association at its Annual Meeting on March 28, 2014 at the University of Washington – Tacoma. awarded its 2014 Loren Frankel Scholarships to three young scholars who presented papers at the Annual Meeting. The recipients were: Markus Gerke, doctoral student in Sociology at Stony Brook University, who presented the paper: “Appropriation […]

AMSA Board Member Bob Minor – Now That Michael Sam is Out, Fantasize with Me: Men Comfortable in Their Skin

February 18, 2014 by  
Filed under AMSA Voices and Opinion

This past month an All-American defensive lineman named by the Associated Press as the Southeast Athletic Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year told an interviewer from ESPN that he’s gay. Michael Sam from the University of Missouri announced to the world what teammates and coaches already knew: “I am an openly, proud gay man.” Media […]

2013 Conference on College Men to be May 19-21 at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

April 16, 2013 by  
Filed under Resource & Event News

The 2013 Conference on College Men for student affairs administrators at all levels, including senior student affairs officers and college and university faculty will take place May 19-21, 2013 at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Because AMSA is co-sponsoring the event AMSA members can register at a special rate. Register on-line by clicking here. Bringing […]

Nominations for Men & Masculinities Community Awards Due November 5th

October 11, 2012 by  
Filed under Resource & Event News

November 5, 2012 is the deadline for submitting nominations for The Men and Masculinities Knowledge Community Awards that recognize student affairs professionals’ exemplary contributions and service to the area of men’s gender identity development. Award recipients will honored at the Fourth Annual Men and Masculinities Annual Award Reception at the NASPA Annual Conference March 16-20, […]

Miami University Conference on Masculinities, July 13, 2012

June 8, 2012 by  
Filed under Resource & Event News

(In)Visible Masculinities on Campus Summit Speakers Dr. Tracy Davis & Ms. Rachel Wagner Friday, July 13, 2012 (9:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT) Miami University, Shriver Center When we engage male-identified students on campuses, it is often from a conduct model, a “boys will be boys” approach, or a methodology that assumes that the privilege that […]

Three New Books from AMSA Board Members — Whitney Harris, Harry Brod & Gar Kellom

September 30, 2010 by  
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AMSA Board members, Whitney Harris, Harry Brod, and Gar Kellom have co-edited new books on issues of men’s studies and masculinities. Whitney Harris has co-edited with Ronald T. Furguson, the new book What’s Up with the Brothers? It is an examination of African-American masculinities in our times as seen through the scholarly efforts of African-American […]