Women's History Month 2017

Join us and our campus partners to celebrate Women's History Month 2017!

March 1st-31st

MARCH 1 - 24th: WAGE Applications

The Women's Center engages its WAGE fellows through training and leadership development. Applications will be avaliable via tinyurl.com/WAGE2017

MARCH 16th: AAPI Feminist Roundtable

Location: Women's Center, 327 Leavey
Time: 5 - 6 PM

The Women's Center will be hosting a round table discussion centered around the experiences of Asian, Asian-American, and Pacific Islander women on Georgetown's Campus. Where do we see Feminism in the AAPI community? Do we see feminism in the AAPI community? We would love for you to come and discuss where you have seen feminism in the AAPI community, and the role of feminism in the AAPI community, to bring to light issues and concerns that are often pushed aside. Come for the snacks, refreshments, good conversation, and to learn about the resources and groups that you can get involved in on campus!

MARCH 18th: own it summit

Time: 8 AM - 5 PM

This year's theme: Learn to educate, agitate, and organize in 2017. Register at ownitsummit.com

MARCH 20th: writing bravely workshop

Location: Murray Room, Lauinger Library
Time: 1 - 2:30 PM

 

MARCH 23rd: veteran's office mentorship panel

Location: Mortara Center
Time: 4 - 6 PM

A panel about women veterans and mentorship. 

MARCH 25th: REVENTÓN LATINO

Location: Gaston Hall
Time: 7:30 PM

This annual showcase recognizes and promotes Latinx culture and tradition. All proceeds are donated to Operación Sonrisas and performances include a variety of dances. You must buy a ticket online to attend. 

MARCH 24th: Know your rights clinic

Location: Leavey Club Room
Time: 11 AM - 2 PM

Come speak with a lawyer from the Network for Victim Recovery of DC! Learn about general victim rights, the protection order process, and students rights under Title IX! Bagels will be provided.  

March 24th & 25th: Rogue One Screening

Location: HFSC Screening Room
Time: 8 PM and 11 PM

Come watch the latest Star Wars film with GPB (Georgetown Program Board)! 

March 25th: brave summit

Location: Lohrfink Auditorium, McDonough School of Business
Time: 9 AM - 4:30 PM

Join us for the second annual BRAVE Summit as we celebrate what it means to be BRAVE and combat the pervasive media coverage and replacing it with the truth, our truth. This year's theme? 2017: The Recognition of the Black Woman.

Speakers include: 
- Co-founder of DC Black Lives Matter Erika Totten
- Campaign Zero's Johnetta Elzie
- DC Mayor Muriel Bowser
- For Harriet Founder Kimberly Foster
- founder of #OscarsSoWhite April Reign
- former Director of Progressive Media for Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign + influential speaker on sexual assault + rape culture, Zerlina Maxwell
- Granddaughter of one of the real "Hidden Figures," Miriam "Duchess" Harris. 

March 27th: Biondi Copeland Lecture 

Location: Herman Room, HFSC
Time: 5:30 PM - 7 PM

Nancy Cantalupo, GU alumnus and former Women's Center Director will speak about the future of Title IX.