Date: February 28, 2011
Department: Womens Resource Center
Sponsored by the UMass Dartmouth departments in English, Portuguese, and Women's studies; UMass Dartmouth Centers for Women's Resources, Jewish Culture, International Student and Scholar; and the Frederick Douglass Unity House; and other organizations and associations affiliated with the University such as Live Well: Health Education & Promotion, the YWCA, and the American Association of University Women.
March 1, 2 p.m.
Women's History Month Kick off
Sonia Sanchez, African American poet, playwright & activist
Poetry Reading & Writing workshop
Contact: Donna Moore: 508.999.9222
March 7, 4 p.m.
The Impact of the Media on Women's Health
Judy Norsigian, Founder of the Boston Women's Health Collective
March 8, 12:30 p.m.
International Women's Day
11th Annual Outstanding Women's Awards
Keynote: Minrose Gwin, Author
The Queen of Palmyra: A Reading and Discussion
Followed by a Chocolate Reception and book signing
March 8, 5 p.m.
What the English Woman Saw: Maria Graham Goes Gothic in Brazil
Hilary Owen, University of Manchester
Administration Bldg. Room 333-Free
March 10, 6 p.m.
(LOOP bus available from main campus)
Who Does She Think She Is?
Movie and panel exploring motherhood & art
Star Store New Bedford, Campus, Lecture Hall, Room 144
Contact: 508.910. 4582
March 24, 12:30 p.m.
You Never Call! You Never Write!: The Historical Legacy of American Jewish Mothers
Dr. Joyce Antler, Brandeis University
Admin. Bldg., Room 333-Free
March 25, 7 p.m.
International Films Series
Be With Me (2006, Singapore)
This film is a tapestry of three stories woven around the themes of love, hope, tragedy and redemption.
CVPA, Room 153-Free
March 28, 4 p.m.
Movie examining the complex issue of breast enhancements.
Dion, Room 116-Free
March 29, 5:30-9 p.m.
4th Annual WRC/WMS Fundraiser
Educating & Empowering through the Written Word
Keynote: Susan Faludi, Pulitzer Prize Winning Author
Why Haven't Women Remade the World Yet?
Woodland Commons-Tickets $100
For tickets contact: 508.910.4584