Tag: women’s history month

In the news: Columnist has more from military women panel

Green Bay Press-Gazette reporter Nathan Phelps had more to say about an on-campus military women panel in a Thursday (March 20) column, adding to his reporting and video on the event from earlier in the month. Log readers will recall the considerable media coverage the panel — and especially 94-year-old WWII vet Betty Strohfus — […]

Dates set for Dreamers and Doers events at Heritage Hill Park

The local chapter of AAUW now has two events scheduled in connection with Women’s History Month and the Dreamers and Doers Award. Both take place at Heritage Hill State Park. • Thursday, March 27, 5:30 to 8 p.m. — A new event, AfterHours with Dreamers and Doers, provides an opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments of […]

In the news: ‘Today’s Take’ highlights Women’s History programming

The Green Bay Press-Gazette highlights UW-Green Bay’s Women’s History Month programming, and talks to Student Life’s Sheila Carter, in Monday’s (March 10) “Today’s Take” column. Written by reporter Patti Zarling, the piece considers how far the fight for women’s equality has come — and how much remains to be done. “I think the issue of […]

Calendar announced for Women’s History Month

UW-Green Bay will present a series of events in conjunction with Women’s History Month, celebrated in March. Ranging from film screenings to panel discussions, speakers, socials and more, the activities are as follows: • MissRepresentation, movie screening with speaker, Monday, March 3 • Women Pioneers: Take Your Daughter to Listen, Tuesday, March 4 • Dessert […]

UW-Green Bay announces full lineup of Women’s History Month events

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will present a series of events in conjunction with Women’s History Month, which is celebrated in March. Ranging from film screenings to panel discussions, speakers, socials and more, the activities are sponsored by the University’s Women’s and Gender Studies program, Dean of Professional Studies, Optimistic Feminists group, Office of Student […]

Women’s History Month events

Celebrating first women’s recording company The program “The First Women’s Recording Company: Forty Years Strong” is scheduled for 4 p.m. Tuesday (March 26) in the Union’s Christie Theatre. Join UW-Green Bay Prof. Catherine Henze and co-presenter Chris Larson as they discuss Olivia Records. Since the mid-1970s, the independent West Coast label, established to give female […]

Human Rights activist to speak on Roma equality struggle March 6 at UW-Green Bay

An Eastern European human rights activist will speak about the Roma people of Slovakia’s struggle for equality during International Women’s Day events Wednesday, March 6 in the University Union at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Lubomira Slusna of Bratislava, Slovakia will speak during a public event from 4-4:45 p.m. in the University […]

In the news: Carol Moseley Braun visit

Former U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun told a good-size crowd at UW-Green Bay Monday night that it never occurred to her that her race or gender could impact her achievements. Moseley Braun, the first African-American woman to serve in the Senate, visited campus for Black History Month and Women’s History Month observances. See more.

Women’s History Month begins early at UW-Green Bay, with Moseley Braun

A full slate of Women’s History Month events kicks off a bit early here on campus, as UW-Green Bay will welcome former Sen. Carol Moseley Braun for a Monday (Feb. 25) address. Moseley Braun, the first African-American woman elected to the upper chamber and a former candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, will speak on […]

Moseley Braun to deliver Feb. 25 address on women in leadership at UW-Green Bay

Former U.S. Senator and past candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination Carol Moseley Braun will speak on the topic of women in leadership Monday, Feb. 25 at UW-Green Bay. Moseley Braun’s address, “One person, just like you,” is slated to begin at 5 p.m. in the Phoenix Room of the University Union on campus, 2420 […]