Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month
March 2022

We invite members of the University of Mary Washington community to submit proposals for the annual Women’s History Month Program.  The theme for this celebration is, “The Power Behind Healing.”

Submit your 2022 Women’s History Month Proposal by Friday, December 3rd.

Proposals are due by Friday, December 3, 2021.  The sponsor(s) will be notified promptly. Approved programs will be included on the Women’s History Month calendar, as well as in print and electronic publications


2022 Women’s History Month Keynote Speaker:  Marguerite Bennett

Wednesday, March 9  |   7 p.m. | Chandler C Ballroom, University Center

A woman with light hair and thick-rimmed glasses and lots of potted flowers behind her

Co-sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, the James Farmer Multicultural Center, and the Women’s and Gender Studies Program.

UMW alum Marguerite Bennett is a GLAADnominated, bestselling comic book writer whose credits include DC Comics’ Bombshells, Batwoman, Batgirl, and Supergirl. She’s also written for Aftershock Comics, Image Comics, Marvel, and more.





All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For more information, please contact the James Farmer Multicultural Center at 540/654-1044 or visit www.students.umw.edu/multicultural.

Please email us at umwjfmc@gmail.com if you have any questions regarding disability-related accommodations.