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International Women's Day Celebration

 


King's honors the first
graduating class of women.

 

 

 

2007-2008 Events: 

 

Reception for Isabel Bueno Lazaro

Fulbright Scholar, University of Scranton

MLWRR, McGowan 206

Wednesday, October 17, 2007

3:30-4:30

Co-sponsored by CELT

 

Pink Day! Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Wear pink to honor those who have survived, are fighting, or have lost the battle against breast cancer.  Ribbons available in Monarch Court.

 

Interfaith Dialogue Day 10:

Capital Punishment: Myriad Perspectives

Follow-up discussion on topics raised at the talk:

“Capital Punishment: One Person’s Perspective” by David Kaczynski

Walsh Room, 3rd floor Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

7:00 PM

Light refreshments will be served.

Co-sponsored by the Peace & Justice Center, King’s College Office of College Diversity and Women's Studies Department.

 

Margaritas with Margarita!

Non-alcoholic drinks and festive conversation with Dr. Margarita Rose

Friday, November 2, 2007

3:30,  McGowan 206, Millie Lawson Women’s Resource Room

 

Running in High Heels

Documentary film screening and discussion afterwards, about women in politics.

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

7:00, Burke Auditorium

 

Real Women Have Curves

Movie screening and discussion afterwards, led by Dr. Robin Field, about body image and the media. 

Wednesday, November 7, 2007

7:00 p.m., SFCC (room tba)

Co-sponsored by the Office of Diversity.

 

Maria Full of Grace

Movie screening and discussion

April 14,  2008

 

 

More events will be announced!  Watch this space!

 

 

Past Events, 2006-2007:

Wednesday, November 1, 2006- Guest Speaker from The Domestic Violence Service Center

3:30 PM in room 118, McGowan School of Business

 

Saturday, March 19, 2007- Celebrating Women Event

Details TBA

 

Past Events, 2005-2006:
Tuesday, March 14 - “Mothers of the Movements”
7:00 PM, Walsh Room
celebration of the lives of Rosa Parks, Coretta Scott King and Betty Friedan:

Wednesday, March 22 - Debate on Increased U.S. Trade with China
6:30-7:30 PM in Burke Auditorium

Monday, March 27 - Showing of documentary Mardi Gras: Made in China, followed by discussion with the filmmaker, David Redmond
7:00 PM in Burke Auditorium

Tuesday, March 28 - Second Showing of Mardi Gras: Made in China and student-led discussion with David Redmond
3:30 PM in Snyder Room

Friday, March 31 - Wilkes Women’s Studies Conference
Contact shannon.curtain@wilkes.edu for more information

Saturday, April 8 - Divine Wisdom lecture: Sr. Linda-Susan Beard, English Faculty, Bryn Mawr College;
2:00 in Burke Auditorium
 

 

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