Women's History Month 2019
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Location: Chandler-Gilbert Community College
February 28 to March 2, 2019
Women by Chiara Atik
Arnette Scott Ward Performing Arts Center Black Box
Showing the world of the beloved March sisters through the lens of HBO’s hit series Girls, Women is a hilarious fast-paced contemporary spin on a timeless classic.
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Location: Estrella Mountain Community College
March 1 and 30
Black Women Walking
PAC | 6:30 p.m/7:30 p.m.
"Black Women Walking" brings together an ensemble of lived experiences and perspectives that elicit from audiences laughter, crying and shouting as it reveals of Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Marian Anderson, Wilma Rudolph, Bessie Coleman, Willie Mae Ford Smith, Fannie Lou Hamer, and others.
Presented by: seek first entertainment | Estrella Mountain Community College Women's History Club. Tickets: $10 - $20, purchase tickets here
Wednesday, March 6
Image Zone | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Activity and discussion with presentations by Fenyx Cannon and EMCC Feminist Club
Thursday, March 21
Visionary Women: Champions for Us All
ECC | 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Diversity Committee panel
Tuesday, March 26
NCR | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Join us for a panel and discussion by Hannah McIntyre
Wednesday, Marcy 27
Women in Film - Gender Revolution
TBD | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Join us for a screening of the documentary, Gender Revolution
Thursday, March 28
Women in Law Enforcement
TBD | 11:00 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join us for a panel and discussion by EMCC Justice faculty, Cheryl Gipson Thurman
Location: Mesa Community College
Saturday, March 2
See, Hear, Speak WOMEN: An afternoon of Art, Theatre and Conversation
MCC Theater Outback | 2:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Join us for a forum discussion with selected artists from the performance and exhibit beginning at 5 p.m. will be held between the afternoon and evening performances of Top Girls.
About the current exhibition: "The Body Politic" is an investigation of the place of figurative painting in our era of political unrest. Featuring the work of Caroline Estelle, Rigo Flores, Tyler Griese, Lisa Von Hoffner, Larry Madrigal, Forrest Solis, Papay Solomon, and Chris Vena.
Please note that this exhibition contains nudity, adult themes, and content, and therefore may not be suitable for all audiences.
Tickets to the forum, discussion, and gallery exhibition are free but an RSVP is requested.
Tickets to the theatre performance of “Top Girls” start at $9 and can be purchased here.
Location: Paradise Valley Community College
Tuesday, March 5
A Walk for Survival: Escaping the Liberian Civil War
SE Corner of Buxton Library | 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Presentation, reading, and book signing by author Anita Mamy who chronicles her experiences in Liberia during the nation’s civil war. Hosted by the Center for International Studies.
Wednesday, March 20
The Confidence Myth and What It Means for Your Career
KSC 1000 B | 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ever feel like you’re not good enough? 85% of us believe that we’d be more successful in our career if we were more confident - yet, research shows that trying to build confidence isn’t what helps s overcome self-doubt. In this workshop, we will explore (and practice) a new way of thinking to gain the confidence we are looking for. Facilitated by Dr. Marianne Auten, Counseling Faculty.
Thursday, March 21
Women in Public Service
KSC 1000 A | 11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Our esteemed panelist will share their stories and perspectives around what it is like to be a woman in high-level public services careers. Question and answer session will follow presentations. Register online at: https://tinyurl.com/WHMS19
Thursday, March 21
“It’s On Us: Bystander Education on Sexual Assault Prevention” Workshop
KSC 2009 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Phoenix College
March 1 - 11
K-12 Women in STEM Poster Contest
K-12 students submit a design a poster celebrating women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). Poster and entry materials must be received by Phoenix College no later than Monday, March 11, 2019. Click here for complete guidelines and forms.
Thursday, March 7
Women's Herstory Month Kickoff
Pastor Plaza | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Come listen to speakers and participate in interactive activities designed to help us celebrate positive body image by addressing the stigmas that surround our bodies and lives.
Friday, March 29
College Women’s HERstory Month: Celebrating Women in Stem
In an effort to honor the many achievements of women in STEM and increase awareness, Phoenix College will hold a Women’s HERstory Month: Women in STEM K-12 will announce the winners of the poster contest, and provide a community screening of Hidden Figures, celebrating not only women in STEM, but also minoritized women in STEM. This all-ages event will be free to the community.