3/8-3/12: Women’s Week

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Women’s and Gender Studies is incredibly excited to announce Iowa State University’s first ever Women’s Week celebration. Women’s Week will be March 8-12, 2021.

“The 2021 Women’s Week is a celebration of all women everywhere!” explains co-organizer Anna Olson, Senior Director of Communications for Student Government. “This conference is during Women’s History Month with the goal of empowering and highlighting strong women. Throughout this week we will have keynote speakers and panels discussing many different topics pertaining to women.”

Many WGS faculty and staff worked behind the scenes with the Anna Olson and co-organizer Eliana Crabb. You will see some familiar faces on various panels, and we hope you will tune in to as many panels and keynote addresses as possible. You can find all the information you need here: Schedule for Women’s Week

Women's Week Violence Against Women and Women's Health Panel
Faculty Affiliate Dr. Adrienne Lyles and WGS Faculty Dr. Alissa Stoehr will participate in the “Violence Against Women and Women’s Health” Panel on March 9 from 11-12PM (via Zoom)
Women's Week Diversity and Inclusion Panel
WGS’s Dr. Rita Mookerjee and WGS Faculty Affiliate Dr. Ruxandra Marcu join the “Diversity and Inclusion” Panel on March 10 from 2-3 PM (via Zoom)