BYU celebrates Women’s History month with events throughout March

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Susan B. Anthony (1820 – 1906), leader of the National Women’s Suffrage Association

Look for these events across campus during Women’s History Month:

All Month – Celebrating Relief Society’s History 

Harold B. Lee Library exhibit in the special collections’ foyer.

 

March 8 – How to Win: Finding a Mentor

Noon-1 p.m. in room 3211 of the Wilkinson Student Center

Learn more about mentors and eat free pizza as part of Women’s Services & Resources LYFE campaign.

March 8 – Girlhood 

5-8 p.m. in room 250 of the Spencer W. Kimball Tower

The International Cinema is showing the French movie Girlhood with a lecture by Marc Olivier.

March 8 – Joan T. Mulholland: Women’s History Month Lecture

5-6:30 p.m. in room B060 of the Joseph F. Smith Building

The women’s studies department is hosting Joan T. Mulholland, a civil rights activist. Event will feature lecture, documentary viewing and reception.

March 8 – Women’s Day Celebration Dinner

6 p.m. in the Gordon B. Hinckley Alumni and Visitors Center

Women in Management are hosting a dinner with guest speaker Cristie Richards. Register online.

March 9 – Claiming Your Education: Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader

3:30-5 p.m. in room 115 of the David O. McKay Building

Women’s Services & Resources will provide free cinnamon rolls at this event, which is part of the LYFE campaign.

March 10 – All of the Above: Balancing Life at Every Age & Stage

11 a.m.-noon in room B037 of the Joseph F. Smith Building

Part of Women’s Services & Resources LYFE campaign

March 10 – Tanner Thursday

4:45 p.m. at the first floor atrium in the N. Eldon Tanner Building

Women in Management and WIMmen will host guest speaker Monte Swain, a BYU professor of accountancy.

March 11 – Women in Management Week Panel

9 a.m. in room W110 of the N. Eldon Tanner Building

Participate in a guest panel with breakfast buffet. Register online.

March 11 – Snapshot of Your Future: Free Professional Headshots

11 a.m.-2 p.m. in room 2400 of the Wilkinson Student Center

Part of Women’s Services & Resources LYFE campaign

March 11 – Socorro Across the Ages: Engaging the Past and Present Experience of Latina Relief Society Members

Noon-12:50 p.m. in room B092 of the Joseph F. Smith Building

Sujey Vega, an assistant professor of women and gender studies at Arizona State University, will speak as part of the Women’s Studies Colloquium.

March 12 – Corporate Climb Relay

4 p.m. in room 284 of the N. Eldon Tanner Building

Women in Managment will host guest speaker Lisa Tecklenburg, the associate brand director at Procter & Gamble. Register online.

March 15 – Feminism Inshallah 

5-8 p.m. in room 250 of the Spencer W. Kimball Tower

The International Cinema is showing the movie Feminism Inshallah with a lecture by Donna Lee Bowen.

March 16 – Harold B. Lee Library Hymn Sing: Hymns by Women

6-7 p.m. in room 4420 of the Harold B. Lee Library

Sing hymns written by women. Janet Bradford will lead the hymns.

March 17 – The First Fifty Years of Relief Society: Key Documents in Latter-day Saint Women’s History

11 a.m.-noon in room B192 of the Joseph F. Smith Building

Book lecture and reception

March 22 – Volver

5-8 p.m. in room 250 of the Spencer W. Kimball Tower

The International Cinema is showing the movie Volver with a lecture by Greg Stallings.

March 24 – Women’s Leadership Lecture

11 a.m.-noon in room 5519 of the Wilkinson Student Center

BYU religion professor Amy Easton-Flake will speak about women’s roles in the Book of Mormon translation process. Women’s Resources & Services hosts the leadership lecture series.

March 24 – Women in Business Club’s Major Shopping Event

5-7:30 p.m. at the N. Eldon Tanner Building

Women can come and learn about majors available in the Marriott School of Management. Elaine Bradley, the drummer of Neon Trees, is the keynote speaker. The event includes a light dinner and giveaways.

March 25 – A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

Noon-12:50 p.m. in room B092 of the Joseph F. Smith Building

Allyson Hobbs, an assistant professor at Stanford University, will speak about her book as part of the Women’s Studies Colloquium.

Mach 31 – Rose Marie Reid: How a Mid-20th Century LDS Woman Negotiated the Worlds of High Fashion, Business, and Hollywood

1-2:30 p.m. in Harold B. Lee Library Special Collections Classroom

John Murphy, curator of 20th century Mormon and Western manuscripts, will present a lecture about the library exhibit.

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