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International Women's Day "12 Women Who Changed the World: Untold Stories"

Event Type
gender, international women's day
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program and the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities
210 Illini Union
Mar 8, 2018   4:00 - 5:30 pm  
Free and open to the public
Anita Kaiser
Originating Calendar
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP)

Celebrate International Women's Day with "12 Women Who Changed The World: Untold Stories" featuring 12 University of Illinois Faculty Members telling the stories of women who make an impact in a particular discipline.

Each featured faculty member will tell the 5 minute story of a woman in his or her discipline that changed the field in important ways.


Featured faculty include:

Professor Amy Ando, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics

Professor Terri Barnes, Department of History and Center for African Studies

Professor Tami Bond, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dean Jeff Brown, College of Business

Professor Ruth N. Brown, Department of Gender and Women's Studies and Educational Policy, Organization & Leadership

Professor Laura Garrett, College of Veterinary Medicine

Professor Diana Grigsby; Department of Kinesiology, Community Health, and Division of Nutritional Science

Professor Isabel Molina-Guzmán, College of Media and Cinema Studies; Latina/Latino Studies

Professor Ghassan Moussawi, Department of Sociology

Professor Teresa Ostler, School of Social Work

Professor Kirsten Pullen, Department of Theater

Professor Dede Ruggles, Department of Landscape Architecture

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