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                                                                              International Women's Day Celebration

                                                                                                        March 8, 2024

                                                                                                 Levis Faculty Center

International Women's Day Event Recording
Click link below for video:



Antonios Augoustakis

Department of Classics, Professor; Associate Dean for Humanities and Interdisciplinary Programs

Recognized womanJulia Kristeva a Bulgarian-French philosopher, literary critic, semiotician, psychoanalyst, feminist, and novelist

John Coleman

Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost

Recognized woman : Jane Jacobs : American-Canadian journalist, author, theorist, and activist  

Emma Darbro

Undergrad Student and Undergrad Student, double minor in gender and women's studies and public health

Recognized women: Amy Merrill, Alisa Wells, Francine Coulete

Rosa Maria Espinosa Marzal

Donald Biggar Willett Faculty Scholar and Vice-Chair of the American Chemical Society Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry

Recognized womanAgnes W.L. Pockels : German chemist

Robin Kaler

Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing, ASSOCIATE CHANCELLOR

Recognized manDan Rather: American journalist, commentator, and former national evening news anchor.

Jazmyne Kellogg

Director of Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center

Recognized womanGloria Richardson : American civil rights activist

Chrystalla Mouza

College of Education, Dean

Recognized womanPolyxeni Lisias: Cypriot educator, writer and feminist

Colleen Murphy

Roger and Stephany Joslin Professor of Law, Professor of Philosophy and Political Science, Director, Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program

Recognized womanMartha Craven Nussbaum: American philosopher and the current Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law

Gloria Porras

Former Judge and Illinois Scholars at Risk

Recognized woman : Claudia Gonzalez:  Human Rights Lawyer

Breanna Robinson-Shamaila

Senior Associate Director of Athletics, Sport Administration, Inclusion and Student-Athlete Development

Recognized womanHarriet Mumford (Grandmother)

Chandly Stern

Department of Psychology, Associate Professor

Recognized womanSusan Fiske: American psychologist

Min Zhan

School of Social Work, Professor

Recognized woman:   Lin Qiaozhi : Chinese obstetrician and gynecologist


Recommended Links:

Julia Kristeva

Julia Kristeva: Art, Love, Melancholy, Philosophy, Semiotics, Psychoanalysis by Kelly Ives

Julia Kristeva: Psychoanalysis and Modernity by Sara Beardsworth

The Portable Kristeva edited by Kelly Oliver

Jane Jacobs By Rebecca Pitts

Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs" by Robert Kanigel

"Wrestling with Moses: How Jane Jacobs Took On New York's Master Builder and Transformed the American City" by Anthony Flint

"Becoming Jane Jacobs" by Peter L. Laurence

"Genius of Common Sense: Jane Jacobs and the Story of The Death and Life of Great American Cities" by Glenna Lang and Marjory Wunsch

Amy Merrill, Alisa Wells, Francine Coulete

 Amy Merrill, Alisa Wells, Francine Coulete: Abortion pills are under threat

Agnes W.L. Pockels

Agnes Pockels: A biography

Agnes Pockels: Life, Letters and Papers by Christiane A.

Dan Rather

Rather Outspoken: My Life in the News

Gloria Richardson

The Struggle Is Eternal: Gloria Richardson and Black Liberation" by Joseph R. Fitzgerald

Civil Rights History from the Ground Up: Local Struggles, a National Movement edited by Emilye Crosby

Martha Graven Nussbaum

The Role of Emotions in the Capabilities Approach: A Critical Analysis

Martha Nussbaum and Politics

Claudia Gonzalez

Guatemala - Joint Statement in Support of Guatemalan Lawyer Claudia González, Condemning her Detention and Calling for her immediate Release: A biography

Lin Qiaozhi

Lin Qiaozhi: A biography