Women's History Month

Women's History Month | February 26 to April 3, 2020 Women Leading The Way

Nebraska Union Plaza and Broyhill Fountain.

Current Schedule of Events for Women's History Month

The Women’s Center Spring Open House 
Hosted by: The Women's Center
Date: 2/26/2020 
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 PM 
Location: Nebraska Union, Women's Center, Room 340
Nevertheless, She Persisted: A Panel Discussion
Hosted by: The Lied Center
Date: 2/29/2020
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Location: Lied Commons
Ways That Women Lead: Panel & Discussion
Speakers: Charlie Foster, Helen Fagan, Rachel Martin, Colette Yellow Robe, Megan Elliott
Hosted by: Resident Life, MADE
Date: 3/9/2020
Time: 4:30 - 6:30 PM
Location: Willa Cather, Red Cloud A
Fresh Check Day
Hosted by: Big Red Resilience & Well-being
Date: 3/10/2020
Time: 12:00 - 3:00 PM
Location: Nebraska Union, Centennial Room
Sign Making for the Women's March with SYZ
Hosted by: Sigma Psi Zeta
Date: 3/10/2020
Time: 3:00 - 6:00 PM
Location: Nebraska Union, Women's Center, Room 340
Girl Rising Film Showing & Discussion
Hosted by: Global Studies
Date: 3/10/2020
Time: 5:30 - 9:00 PM
Location: Nebraska Union, Swanson Auditorium
Women's History Month Banquet: "Women Leading the Way"
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Nkenge Friday, UNL Assistant Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion
Hosted by: The Women's Center
Date: 3/12/2020
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Location: Nebraska Champions Club
James A Rawley Conference in the Humanities: "Who Was a Suffragist? A More Diverse View"
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Cathleen D. Cahill
Hosted by: The University of Nebraska - Lincoln History Graduate Students' Association
Date: 3/13/2020
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Location: Nebraska Union Auditorium
Free and open to the public
Lincoln Women's March
Date: 3/14/2020
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Nebraska Union Plaza; march proceeds to Capitol Building
Lunch & Learn: Patti Philips
Speaker: Patti Philips from Women Leaders in College Sports
Hosted by: Husker Athletics
Date: 3/17/2020
Time: 12:00 - 1:30 PM
Location: Memorial Stadium
Professional Development Series: Leadership
Hosted by: The Women's Center
Date: 3/17/2020
Time: 12:00 - 12:45 PM
Location: Nebraska Union, Women's Center, Room 340
Gender & Gender Equity Conference: Changing the Narrative
Hosted by: The Women's Center
Date: 4/3/2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Nebraska Union, Regency Suite and Heritage Rooms

Contact Chase Wolinski at wcoutreach@unl.edu or Han Le at wcprogramming@unl.edu with any questions.

Due February 7, 2020  |  Two awards - one for faculty or staff members and one for students or student organizations - will be presented March 12 at the Women's History Month Banquet.
presented by Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women

**EXTENDED to February 20, 2020**  |  Thirty-one women will be publicly recognized at the Women's History Month Banquet on March 12.
Nominate for Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment.
presented by The Women's Center
2020: Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment
Portrait of Alexis Saltzman Portrait of Carrie Fitzwater Portrait of Elizabeth Lorang Portrait of Emira Ibrahimpasic Portrait of Jess Wagner Portrait of Joan Mendoza-Gorham Portrait of Katherine Bickert Portrait of Marianna Burks Portrait of Marilyn Grady Portrait of Marla Sohl Portrait of Pat Tetreault Portrait of Sophia Perdiakris Portrait of Taylor Livingston Portrait of Taylor Woodsmall Portrait of Thao Huynh