Women's Studies Announces 2013-2014 Series
September 25, 2013
Women, Gender, and the Law will be the theme this year for the Women's Studies Program. This years' events kicked off with a lecture by Lilly Ledbetter to a crowd of 300 faculty, staff, students, and community attending. Ms. Ledbetter shared her story of pay discrimination that ultimately led to the Lilly Ledbeter Fair Pay Act of 2009.
Bernice Sandler will be next on the agenda with her talk "Chilly Climate for Women: How They are Often Treated Differently in Ways that No One Notices" on October 23, 7:00 pm in the Marty Theatre.
Patricia Benassi, JD and Athena Herman, JD panel discussion, November 14, 12:30-1:30 Westlake 130
Paula Monopoli, Lecture, " Gender and Justice: Parity and the United States Supreme Court" TBD
Brian Seckler, Bradley Alum, Brown Bag Lecture, "A Human Rights Crisis in Indian Country: Violence Against Native Women" TBD
Dave Koehler, Jehan Gordon, Toi Hutchinson, "Women, Gender, and the Illinois General Assembly" TBD
President Joanne Glasser, JD April, 15 1:30 Westlake 130