International Women's Day 2020

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International Women's Day Celebration

March 9, 2020
Room 300, Levis Faculty Center

919 W. Illinois, Urbana
 

International Women's Day Full Video
Click link below for video:
https://mediaspace.illinois.edu/media/t/1_0qwkwp3i
(01:26)

 

PHOTO GALLERY
Credit: Darrell Hoemann

 

SPEAKER LIST

Robert J. Jones
Chancellor
Recognized Woman: Barbara McClintock

Shanondora Billiot
School of Social Work

Recognized Woman: Evelyn Blanchard

Cynthia Buckley
Department of Sociology
Recognized Woman: Tatyana Zavslavskaya

Jennifer L. Davis
Department of Anthropology
Recognized Woman: Suzan Harjo

Margareth Etienne
College of Law
Recognized Woman: Shirley Chisholm

Irvin Joseph Hunt
Department of English
Recognized Woman: Ella Jo Baker

King Li
Dean, Carle Illinois College of Medicine
Recognized Woman: Tu Youyou

Gioconda Guerra Perez
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Diversity
Recognized Woman: Mercedes Sosa

Gene E. Robinson
Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
Recognized Woman: May Berenbaum

Medra Roberts-Southerland
Diversity Committees and Advocacy

Recognized Woman: Marian Wright Edelman

Gabriel Solis
Head, Department of Theatre
Recognized Woman: Eileen Southern

Ruth Sosnoff
National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

Recognized Woman: Grace Hopper

 

 

Recommended Books List

Eileen Southern
The Music of Black Americans: A History by: Eileen Southern

Shirley Chisholm
Unbought and Unbossed by: Shirley Chisholm

Marian Wright Edelman
Families in Peril: An Agenda for Social Change by: Marian Wright Edelman