Women's History Month 2019

March 1, 1:00-1:50, Kyle 320, Dolores Huerta: The Powerful Untold Story of a Latina Social & Civil Rights Activist, Guadalupe Sanchez.

March 4, 12:00-12:50, Peters C146, Gender & Power in Early America: Perspectives from CORE-History Connections. Student Presenters: Mikayla Jarrell, Ferrari Mitchell, Kaitlin Mossor, Sidney Nelson, Maddie Swecker.  Instructor Moderators: Jennifer Hedges, Mikaela Kelley, Michele Ren.

March 4, 7:30-9:30, Peters B112, Paradigm Shift: An Evening of Women’s Work Radford University Department of Dance

March 5, 4:00-5:00, CHBS 1006, Captain Marvel: Higher, Further, and Faster from Comics to Cinema, Matthew J Smith.

March 5, 6:00-8:00, Heth 43, Five Women Scientists You Should Integrate Into Your Lessons, Mythianne Shelton.

March 6, 1:00-1:50, Heth 43, Circle of Life Intergenerational Dialogue: Women 50+ Michele Ren.

March 6, 4:00-5:30, Heth 16, Take A Hike: Improve your Wellness by Getting Out! Anja Whittington (Faculty) and Maggie Brown (Student)

March 7, 12:30-1:30, Heth 22, A Bicentennial Celebration of the Lives and Works of Queen Victoria and George Eliot. Courtney Simpkins.

March 8, 1:00-1:50pm, Refugee Women, Haley Nunez (Student) and Tay Keong Tan (Faculty).

March 8, International Women’s Day.

March 18, 5:00-6:00, CHBS 1006, Visibility within the LGBTQ+ Community: A Discussion on Identity, Erasure, & Awareness. Panel moderated by Justine Jackson.

March 19, 2:00-3:00, McConnell Library ILC B, Sexism and Search Engines. Alyssa Archer and Lisa Dinkle.

March 19, 5:00-6:00, CHBS 1006, Teen Pregnancy and termination rates in Virginia: trends and factors . Kate Brennan and Rachel Scott.

March 20, 1:00-1:50, Heth 43, Circle of Life Intergenerational Dialogue: Women in their 30s & 40s. Sarah Hastings.

March 20, 7:00-8:00, Heth 16, Lucy Sprague Mitchell, a pioneer in feminism. Kalie Hamilton & Elena Kahila.

March 20, 7:30-8:45, Davis Performance Hall, Covington Center, "Let Her Voice be Heard" University Choral Ensembles concert explores texts written by women including Enheduanna (2300 BC), Charlotte Tall Mountain, Emily Dickinson, and Maya Angelou. Meredith Bowen.

March 21, 1:00-2:00, Heth 16, Conversations with Women in STEM, REALISE/Women from ACSAT

March 21, 6:00-7:00, Heth 16, The Role Gender Plays in the News Media Coverage of Female Candidates. Stephanie McFadden.

March 22, 10:00-10:50, Young 311, Chinese Women. I-Ping Fu.

March 22, 1:00-1:50, Kyle 320, "Taxing Women": How Women Affect, and are      Affected By, Tax Law. Stephanie Bradley.

March 25, 3:00-3:50, Heth 22, The Feminine Rising: Women and the Visual Arts.  Roann Barris and students: Reilly Gordon, Melissa Schappel, Savannah Penven, Alie Amick, Mina Hatami, Sonia Wu.

March 25, 5:00-6:00, Heth 43, Women in Science and Engineering Trivia. Anna    Curtis. 

March 26, 7:00-8:30, Bonnie Auditorium, Chisolm ‘72: Unbought and Unbossed. Women’s Studies Club.

March 27,  1:00-1:50, Circle of Life Intergenerational Dialogue: Women in their teens & 20s. Sarah Hastings.

March 27, 5:30-7:00, McGuffey 203, Life after College: The Power of the Internet to Support your Artistic Future. April Bowles. Reception at 5:00pm.

 March 27, 7:00-9:30, Bonnie Auditorium, Fefu and Her Friends Orchestra Reading.      Written by María Irene Fornés. Directed by David Beach.

March 28, 11:00-12:00, Heth 22, No Holds Bard: Shakespeare's Dynamite Women. Amanda Kellogg, Emily Keck, Robyn Berg, Molly Hood, and Wesley Young.

March 28, 4:00-4:50, Heth 22, Jewish Women in the Women’s Movement. Samantha Green.

March 29, 2:30-3:30, Peters B112, Diana, Hunter of Bus Drivers: An Exploration of Feminine Rage (Dance Performance). Rachel Rugh.

April 5, 2:00-3:00, CHBS First Floor Atrium (Main Street Side). Closing Reception with speaker Patricia Ramirez.