Shippensburg University's Women’s Center
Spring 2018 Calendar of Events

 

February – Heart Health Month

Play for Hart Day —Cancer Awareness Event and Fundraiser
February 17th at 1:00 pm in Heiges Field House

The Vagina Monologues
February 15, 16, 17 at 8:00 pm in the Memorial Auditorium
    Advanced tickets:     Students — $3,  Faculty/Staff/Community — $8
   Tickets at the door:  Students — $5,  Faculty/Staff/Community — $10

   Tickets go on sale — February 1st
  in the Women's Center - Horton Hall Room 132
   
(No credit cards accepted)
*Proceeds benefit YWCA Sexual Assault/Rape Crisis Services of Cumberland County

March - Women's History Month

Women's History Month Film - LunaFest
March 1st at  3:30 and 7:00 pm in the CUB Orndorff Theatre
 LunaFest connects women, their stories and their causes through film.

Women's History Month Speaker - Chamique Holdsclaw
March 7th at 7:00 pm in the CUB MPR
*presentation of the Gero Award

She Started It
March 8th at 3:30 pm in the Orndorff Theatre
A documenary about 5 young women entrepreneurs and the unique challenges they face.

Poetry Reading by Yona Harvey & Tony Medina
March 29th at 6:30 pm in Old Main Chapel
*Sponsored by English Department, the Reflector, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and the Women's Center
This event is free and open to the public

 

April - Sexual Violence Awareness Month

Take Back the Night
Tuesday, April 3rd at 7:00 pm in Old Main Chapel
Rally - March - Speak Out

Clothesline Project
April 2nd - 5th in the CUB
The Clothesline Project is a way for people affected by violence to express their emotions by decorating a shirt.  The shirts are displayed on a clothesline to be viewed by others as testimony to the epidemic of violence in our society.

*in conjunction with Wilson College

Start Smart - Salary Negotiation Workshop for Women
April 10th from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm in CUB 119

Women's World Fest
April 16th at 7:00 pm in the CUB MPR

Join us for this international celebration of women.  We will honor and celebrate women from around the world.