Wednesday, February 27, 2008

WAGS at UBC: International Women's Day Event

WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES AT UBC: 35 YEARS OF CREATING COMMUNITIES OF
LEARNERS

HELD IN CONJUNCTION WITH INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY

March 7, 2008, 3:00-6:00

Graduate Student Centre Penthouse, UBC

3:00-3:30 Introductions - Wendy Frisby (Chair, Women's & Gender Studies)
& Sheanthi DeSilva (President, Women's and Gender Studies Undergraduate
Association)

3:30 - 4:30 Undergraduate Women's and Gender Studies Research Panel -
Katherine Lyon, Saadia Rai, Amina Rai and Sheelah Ziajka

4:30-5:15 - Keynote Speaker - Dr. Yvonne Brown, Personal Reflections of
a Mother Teacher on Gender, "Race," Sexual Orientation, Disability and
Indigenous Struggles for Equality at UBC 1977-2007

5:15-6:00 - Reception & Retirement Celebration for Dr. Yvonne Brown -
Enjoy delicious food and help celebrate Dr. Yvonne Brown's retirement.



Children Welcome

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