International Women's Day 2021

poster of speakers

International Women's Day Celebration

March 8, 2021
via Zoom Webinar

 

International Women's Day Event Recording
Click link below for video:
https://mediaspace.illinois.edu/media/t/1_j87sno0x
(1:17)


SPEAKER LIST

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth
Recognized Woman: Edith Nourse Rogers

Timothy Killeen
President, University of Illinois System
Recognized Woman: Jocelyn Bell Burnell

Steven Anderson
School of Social Work
Recognized Woman: Leymah Gbowee

Maimouna Barro
Center for African Studies
Recognized Woman: Khadidiatou Dia

Sulagna Chakraborty
Program in Ecology Evolution & Conservation Biology
Recognized Woman: Mary Guinan

Jerry Dávila
Illinois Global Institute

Recognized Woman: Bertha Lutz 

Sean Garrick
Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Recognized Woman: Nancy "Rusty" Barcelo

Harley Johnson
College of Engineering
Recognized Woman: Judith Liebman

Maureen Marshall
Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center
Recognized Woman: Karen Rubinson

Susan Martinis
Vice Chancellor for Research
Recognized Woman: Mildred Rebstock

Wendy Rogers
Kinesiology and Community Health
Recognized Woman: Lillian Gilbreth

Lila Sharif
Asian American Studies
Recognized Woman: Yen Le Espiritu

Rebecca Smith
Department of Pathobiology
Recognized Woman: Alice Evans

 

Recommended Books List

The memoirs of Alice Evans

https://web.archive.org/web/20171215000804/https://history.nih.gov/archives/downloads/aliceevans.pdf

 

Judith Liebman

https://www.amazon.com/Women-Ideas-Engineering-Stories-Illinois/dp/0252041968

 

PHOTO GALLERY
Credit: Darrell Hoemann