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Women's Week

   

Women’s Week 2017 Schedule

 

Monday, March 20th 

Information Table With Women’s & Gender Studies

11:30AM-1:30PM | Student Center Tally

Free posters, giveaways, and answers to any questions you may have about the Women's & Gender Studies program.

Women in Gaming Panel

2:00-3:30PM | Cardinal Hall A

Sponsored by the Muncie Public Library

Miss Representation & The Mask You Live In Screening

7:00PM | Teacher's College 120 & 121

Co-sponsored by the Ball State Panhellenic Council and the Interfraternity Council

 

Tuesday, March 21st

Information Table With Women’s & Gender Studies

11:30AM-1:30PM | Student Center Tally

Free posters, giveaways, and answers to any questions you may have about the Women's & Gender Studies program.

Annual Women of Song Concert

7:30PM-8:30PM | Sursa Hall

This concert features the Ball State Women's Chorus, Mt. Vernon High School Expressions Women’s Choir, guest conductor Holly Dalrymple, and faculty and student soloists.

Presented by the Ball State School of Music.

 

Wednesday, March 22nd  

Indiana Women of Achievement

1:00-2:00PM | Student Center Cardinal All A

The Empowerment of Women: A Conversation with Indiana Women of Achievement Awardees.

Sponsored by the College of Sciences and Humanities Gender Equity Task Force

WGS 499 Capstone Poster Presentation

6:30PM | Sursa Hall

"Ain't I a Woman!"

7:30PM | Sursa Hall  

Performance co-sponsored by the Multicultural Center and the School of Music.

 

Thursday, March 23rd 

Women's Wellness on Wheels

11:00AM-3:00PM | Bracken Plaza

Co-sponsored by the Office of Health, Alcohol, and Drug Education.

The Vagina Monologues

7:30PM | Fine Arts Building (AR) 217

Written by Eve Ensler, performed by Ball State students.

Tickets on sale through Eventbrite at door for $7.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bsu-vagina-monologues-tickets-31658322896?aff=FA

Co-sponsored by Feminists for Action, Alliance for Disability Awareness, and the Multicultural Center.

 

Friday, March 24th

Women & Gender Resource Fair

12:00-2:00PM | Arts and Journalism building 2nd floor Concourse

Co-sponsored by Excellence in Leadership.

Friday Night Filmworks- Hidden Figures

7:00PM & 10:00PM | Pruis Hall

Sponsored by the University Programming Board and Friday Night Filmworks.


Saturday, March 25th

The Vagina Monologues

7:30PM | Cornerstone Center for the Arts

Written by Eve Ensler, performed by Ball State students.

Tickets on sale through Eventbrite at door for $7.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bsu-vagina-monologues-tickets-32057384500?aff=FA1

Co-sponsored by Feminists for Action, Alliance for Disability Awareness, and the Multicultural Center.

Belly Dance Hafla

7:00PM | Pruis Hall

Presented by the Ball State Bellydance Club.

 

Related Events

Tuesday, March 28th

Arts Show

6:00PM | Student Center Ballroom

An exhibition of art by students, faculty, staff, and community members from Ball State and the Muncie area.  For more information, contact ahcurdes@bsu.edu or feministsforaction@gmail.com

Presented by Feminists for Action.

Wednesday, March 29th

Mapping Notable Women Around the World

6:00 - 7:00 PM | Cornerstone Center for the Arts Colonnade Room

The presentation will feature maps depicting the lives of amazing women around the world and in Muncie, and women often overlooked by history books.  The presentation will also feature maps about women’s issues around the world.

Presented by Melissa Gentry of the Map Collections at Ball State University Libraries.

Donations will be accepted at all events for the YWCA of Muncie. 

*Schedule may be subject to change.  

 

Women’s Week takes place every year during the last full week of March, National Women’s History Month. Every year, the dynamic week is filled with lectures, discussions, film, music, and art that celebrate the achievements and experiences of women and explore contemporary social, political, and health issues.

Internships for planning and managing Women’s Week are available.

Women's and Gender Studies
Ball State University
Burkhardt Building (BB), room 108
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-5451
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