ASU Annual Women’s Week begins March 4

(02-23-2016)

image of Leora Tanenbaum

Celebrating women – their accomplishments and continued struggles - the Third Annual Adams State University Women's Week will be held from March 4 through March 11. Throughout the week Nielsen Library will host a book display on the second floor of the library and the Hatfield Gallery, located in the Art Building, will display the Return of the Corn Mothers: Wise Women of the San Luis Valley, photographs by Todd Pierson.

Events Include:

Saturday, March 5
International Women's Day
10 a.m. until 3 p.m.
McDaniel Hall 101

Monday, March 7
Faculty Lecture
Women in Front and Behind the Lens
O. Gustavo Plascencia, assistant professor of art
6:30 p.m.
Art Building 227

Tuesday, March 8
Guest Speaker
Slut-Shaming in the Age of the Internet
Leora Tanenbaum
7 p.m.
Art Building 227

Wednesday, March 9
Movie Night
Dark Girls
6:30 p.m.
McDaniel Hall 101

Thursday, March 10
Poetry Reading and Slam
Hosted by Aaron Abeyta, professor of English; and Adams State Alumna Tori Martinez '15
12 p.m.
Nielsen Library second floor

Friday, March 11
Food for the Soul Luncheon
12 p.m.
CASA House

Common Reading Event
With the Corn Mothers Panel
6:30 p.m.
Nielsen Library second floor

Events are free and open to the public. For more information visit Women's Week Blog.