16 matches found

  • A green, red, pink, and yellow lotus flower sits on a yellow background. Under the lotus flower are the letters SAALC.
    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 West Nevada Street, MC-149 Urbana, IL 61801

    AACC's Food for Thought and the South Asian American Leadership Conference present, "Brown Girls Talking". In a podcast style format, two South Asian, female UIUC alumni discuss everything from Corporate America, imposter syndrome, anxiety & depression, & transferring college experiences to resumes & interviews! Presented by UIUC alums, Monisha Shah and Simaren Sandh.

  • Evelyne Accad Event Poster
    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • 2043 Lincoln Hall

  • A woman with shoulder length hair smiles at the camera.  The New York Times Bestselling Author of The Song of Achilles  CIRCE Madeline Miller
    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm

    Join us for an evening with Madeline Miller, author of bestselling novels The Song of Achilles and Circe. Presented by the Champaign Public Library in partnership with multiple Illinois libraries.

  • international Women's Day Together We Rude TM 03.08.2022 a feminine figure on a bicycle
    • 1:30 - 3:30 pm
    • Urbana's Market at the Square, 401 S. Vine St., Urbana, IL 61801

    Join us to celebrate International Women's Day 2022 by taking a bike ride. International Women's Day: Together We Ride coordinates bike rides across the world to help promote the vision of equality for all. To help celebrate this event we will take a bike ride starting at Common Ground Food Coop and bike through campus to Champaign.

  • LIT   well-behaved women rarely make history   Herstory night, Saturday, March 5 | 6pm
    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • 122 N Neil Street, Champaign, IL 61830

    The Literary March is Women's History Month and we'll be celebrating every second! Join us for Herstory Night: an evening to share our favorite women from history. Our staff will give presentations on their favorite ladies, and you will have the chance to do the same! Think of it as an open mic dedicated to badass broads--what could be bett

  • Lunch on Us | Dish It Up: Designing Safe Cities for Women: how inclusive public infrastructure can support women's safety and mobility needs in new city developmentsMarch 7 @ 12 noon
    • 12:00
    • 616 E. Green St., Suite 202 Champaign, IL 61820

    Join us for special Dish It Up in honor of International Women's Day. Jackie Genova will share insights from her work on women’s safety and sexual violence prevention in cities, including how to collaborate with city leaders and community organizations to address inequities embedded in the design of urban infrastructure.

    • 3:30 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center, Third Floor (919 W Illinois St., Urbana, IL 61801)

    The Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program and the Humanities Research Institute co-host this annual event bringing together faculty, staff, students, and community members to recognize people who have made a difference in academia. Each speaker will have five minutes to tell the story of a woman in their discipline who changed the field in important ways.

    • 3:30 - 4:30 pm
    • Room 116 Roger Adams Laboratory - 600 S Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Annual Sylvia M. Stoesser Lecture in Chemistry, Celebrating Women’s Contribution to Science. The UIUC Chemistry Department initiated the Sylvia Stoesser lecture series in 2000 with support from Dow AgroSciences and chemistry alumna, Dr. Yulan Tong. It features an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the chemical community,

  • On the left of the long, rectanglular image is a circular swirl of seven colors. The main text says Champaign County Museums Network in dark blue. Under the text is a dark blue line that separates the main text from the Network motto: excite, engage, empower.
    • 1:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana

  • Mayye Zayed Event Talk
    • 12:00 pm

    • 2:00 - 6:00 pm
    • 51 E Gregory Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    The bike industry and bike shops are historically male-dominated environments. We hope to provide a more welcoming space for women/trans folks to learn about bikes. Join us for Women/Trans/Non-binary/Genderqueer Only Event from 2p - 6p Thursday, March 24th. Bike Center student staff will be on hand to assist in bike repairs, sales, or answer questions!

    • 12:00 pm
    • University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign IL 61820

    Sesali Bowen, writer, media commentator, and author, weaves personal history and cultural commentary in Bad Fat Black Girl: An Afternoon with a Trap Feminist offering a new, inclusive feminism for the modern world.

    • 12:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Siebel Center for Design

    The Women's Resource Center is a day-long, intensive series of workshops and panels designed to prepare womxn for the workforce. Explore networking, personal branding, work-life balance, workplace rights and more -- all through an intersectional gender equity lens. 

  • Lunch on Us | Dish It Up: “LA FUERZA: Creating a Latina Feminist Archive” March 28 at 12 noon
    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • 616 E. Green St., Suite 202 Champaign, IL 61820

    Join us for a special Women's History Month presentation as we uncover the critical role of Latina students in establishing La Casa Cultural Latina and Latina/o Studies at the University of Illinois. 

    • 7:00 pm
    • Allen Hall Unit One Main Lounge, 1005 W Gregory Dr, Urbana

    Erica Meiners, co-author of Abolition. Feminism. Now., offers a movement genealogy, a call to action, and a challenge to those who think of abolition and feminism as separate—even incompatible—political projects.

    • 5:00 - 6:30 pm
    • University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign IL 61820

    The WRC's 3rd Annual Strive Awards celebrates Illinois students, staff, and faculty doing incredible gender equity work on our campus, and we hope you will join us in celebrating them.