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The March 2017 issue of the Women's Resource Center newsletter is available online. Click the link above or the image below to access the newsletter.
Highlights of the March 2017 issue of the WRC Newsletter include:
- Tuesday, March 14 - STOP Violence Against Teenage and Adult Women A Women's Personal and Professional Enrichment Series Lunch Break Seminar with ETSU Public Safety Officer Sgt. Amanda Worley.
- Wednesday, March 15 Restlessness and Resilience: Three Generations of Southern Appalachian Women - A Women's History Month Special Event. Christine Hale, author and Southern Appalachian
native, is presenting a talk about her recently published memoir A Piece of Sky, A Grain of Rice: A Memoir in Four Meditations. The talk will be followed by a book signing.
- Tuesday, March 21 - Thirty Years of Powerful Voices A Women's History Month Special Event. Susan Lachmann,host of WETS-FM/HD's Women on Air, is discussing her personal interviews, with excerpts, providing a retrospective look
at female icons in the music, education, and activism professions during this early
evening lecture and performance.
- Wednesday, April 5 -ETSU Staff Woman of the Year Award Ceremony and Reception - A Special Event Program. All faculty, staff and student members are invited to attend this award ceremony Ms. Julie Blevins, the 2017 award recipient, serves as executive aide in the Department of Geosciences.
- Tuesday, April 11 - TAKE BACK THE NIGHT Candlelight Vigil - Honoring Survivors of Sexual Violence.
- Thursday, April 13 - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. The 4th annual International Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence on
the ETSU campus.
- Tuesday, May 16 - Time for Creativi-tea! A Women's Personal Enrichment Lunch Break Seminar with Pam Murray, B.A., M.B.A., local artist and creative coach.
~Upcoming Women's Resource Center Programs for May 2017~
Love to Read? So do we!
Join us for the next WRC Book Review Group!
For more information, contact the Women's Resource Center at (423) 439-5772 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.(If you're joining us from off-campus and would like a visitor parking pass, please contact us. We will be happy to email you a pass that you can print and place in your vehicle to avoid a parking ticket.)
Book Review Group Selects New Titles
The Women's Resource Center's Book Review Group has selected the new titles for discussion for June through November 2017:
The Book Review Group meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at noon in the Women's Resource Center's conference
room, Campus Center Building, Room 220. We provide drinks and snacks - bring your
lunch and join us! New readers always welcome!
For more information, contact us at (423) 439-5772 or email email@example.com.
Programs & Services
The Women's Resource Center facilitates programming dealing with an extensive variety
of issues and concerns affecting women. Our goal is to enrich and enlighten women
on the issues confronting them. The Center is dedicated to providing seminar and lectures
series that explore a wide spectrum of concerns.
Although programs are designed to enrich and enlighten women, they are not limited to this group. Many seminars and lectures will interest the entire campus, community, and regional populations.
- Women's Health Series
- Women's Personal Enrichment Series
- Women's Personal Finance Series
- Women's Professional Enrichment Series
- Women's Resource Center Book Review Group
Women's History Month -Nationally designated as Women's History Month, the month of March is dedicated to keynote lectures and programs highlighting the accomplishments of women, both regionally and nationally.
Women Making History Lecture Series
This lecture series, held annually in March, is designed to highlight regional women who have made significant contributions to the region through their respective careers, along with personal and community accomplishments.
Past guest speakers include:
Penny White,ETSU alumna and associate professor of law at the University of Tennessee - Knoxville
The Honorable Jean Stanley,First Judicial District Circuit Court judge
Anne Darden,local author and editor
Dr. Susan Gentry Williams,ETSU alumna and Belmont University professor of management
Dr. Wilsie S. Bishop,ETSU vice president for Health Affairs and university chief operating officer
Karen J. Kemp,former Lady Buccaneers head basketball coach at East Tennessee State University
Take Back the Night
Take Back the Night Candlelight Vigil - Honoring Survivors of Sexual Violence and Walk a Mile in Her Shoesare nationally recognized programs the Women's Resource Center co-sponsors with the Counseling Center at ETSU. Both programs highlight and provide insight on the domestic and sexual violence issues surrounding women today. These programs are scheduled for the March/April time frame of each year.
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