Get Course Credit with FBA24

Are you an NMSU student passionate about gender and sexuality studies, media arts, or social justice? Looking for a hands-on learning experience that goes beyond the classroom? Feminist Border Arts (FBA) offers an incredible opportunity to earn course credit through Independent Study and Practicum courses. 

Why Join Us?

  • Engage in interdisciplinary research and creative practices.
  • Contribute to transformative projects that have real-world impact.
  • Collaborate with experts in the fields of film, media, and cultural studies and G&SS

Earn Course Credit through GNDR 451/551 and GNDR 461/561

FBA provides a unique opportunity to engage academically. Earn course credit through Gender & Sexuality Studies by participating in one of the following specialized courses:

  • GNDR 451/551: Gender & Sexuality Studies Practicum
    • Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
  • GNDR 461/561: Gender and Sexuality Studies Independent Study
    • Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

Opportunities Include:

  • Screening Committee: Curating Transformative Narratives

  • Accessibility Team: Bridging Gaps Through Inclusive Viewership

  • Festival Operations Team

  • Community Engagement Liaisons

  • Educational Outreach

  • Archivists: Digital & Media Library

  • Digital Content Creators: Social Media & Web Development

Contact Information:

For students interested in exploring opportunities with FBA24 through a practicum or independent study in Gender & Sexuality Studies, please contact:

When to Apply:

This opportunity is open for Spring 2024 and Summer 1 & 2024.

What to Include in Your Email:

  1. Your Interests: Please specify what kind of work you're interested in. Are you drawn to research, film selection, event coordination, digital content creation, grant writing, or another area?
  2. Who are you?: What's your major? Minor? Year? Goals? Skills? Pursing G&SS?
  3. Availability: Indicate if you are seeking Spring 2024, Summer 1, or Summer 2 2024.
  4. Why FBA24: Share why you're interested in contributing to FBA24's mission and what you hope to gain from this experience.