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Events

The Women’s Center sponsors and works with campus and community partners to offer a wide range of events and programs each year, including a number of annual events. If you are interested in collaborating on an event, please contact us at women@umn.edu or 612-625-9837.

Fall 2015 Events

Click here to see our complete fall calendar, and RSVP for individual events below.

 

Celebrating University Women Awards Program
Friday, September 25, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. 
Mississippi Room, Coffman Memorial Union
Honor the recipients of Women's Center-affiliated awards, grants, and scholarships. RSVP preferred.

Feminist Friday: #SayHerName
Friday, October 9, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Northrop Plaza (Rain Location: 101 Walter Library)
Awareness-raising event centering Black women in racial justice organizing. RSVP preferred

University Women of Color (UWOC) Annual Welcome Breakfast
Tuesday, October 13, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Mississippi Room, Coffman Memorial Union
UWOC sponsors events and gatherings that create a space for all women of color within the University to feel valued, supported, respected, and connected. RSVP preferred.

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Making the Case for Women's Equity Workshop
Thursday, October 15, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
Founder's Room, Northrop Auditorium
Learn about women's status today and how you can contribute to women's equity, which benefits everyone. (Part of the Equity and Diversity Certificate Program). RSVP required.

Drink and Sex in the British Empire: Controlling Men or Controlling Women?
Ada Comstock Distinguished Women Scholar Award/Lecture
Wednesday, October 28, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Cowles Auditorium, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs
Professor Anna Clark, History Department, asks whether it is possible to control prostitution and alcoholism without infringing women's freedom, using 1890s Auckland and Liverpool as case studies. RSVP preferred.

Feminist Friday: Native American Heritage Month
Friday, November 6, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
322 Appleby Hall
Co-sponsored with Circle of Indigenous Nations. RSVP preferred

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Making the Case for Women's Equity Workshop
Thursday, October 15, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
Founder's Room, Northrop Auditorium
Learn about women's status today and how you can contribute to women's equity, which benefits everyone. (Part of the Equity and Diversity Certificate Program). RSVP required.

How to Be Outrageous Workshop
Tuesday, December 8, 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
101 Walter Library
Learn how to increase self-confidence in yourself and others, so we can all live more exceptional, unconventional and outrageous lives. RSVP preferred

Feminist Friday: Intersections of Disability and Feminism
Friday, December 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
101 Walter Library
Co-sponsored with the Disability Resource Center. RSVP preferred.
 

Women's Center Electronic Newsletter

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Women's & Gender Equity/Social Justice Events

Are you planning an event that would be of interest to women at the U or that is focused on women's and gender equity and/or social justice? Please complete the event submission form with all the pertinent information and we will do our best to include it in our e-newsletter.

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