Women’s History Month 2014
“Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment”
**The Women’s History Month Committee and the James Farmer Multicultural Center are currently accepting proposals for the 2014 Women’s History Month Celebration. The 2014 theme is “Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment”. Programs and events that relate to the theme are encouraged, however any programs that examine the experiences and contributions of women are welcome.
The program proposals are due on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by 5:00 pm. Proposal forms can be sent via email to email@example.com or send them to the James Farmer Multicultural Center in Lee Hall, room 211. Please contact Marion Sanford at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions regarding Women’s History Month.**
Women’s History Month Keynote Speaker: Regina Barr
Wednesday, March 19 | 7 p.m. | Lee Hall, room 411
Founder and CEO of Red Ladder, Regina Barr regales her audiences by providing them with hands-on knowledge combined with the practical wisdom and relevant stories gained through successfully navigating the financial services industry for more than 18 years. These attributes earned her recognition as one of Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s “40 Twin Cities professionals under 40 years old” for her business accomplishments and community contributions. Her background includes more than 18 years of leadership experience in the corporate sector in product, sales and marketing. Her primary goal has always been to develop people and inspire success. She is the past Foundation Chair of Financial Women International, and is actively involved in the Breast Cancer Awareness Association, Women Achieving New Direction and other organizations.