March 1-31: Women’s History Month

March 1-31: Women’s History Month

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is proud to celebrate Women’s History Month with 25 events that highlight the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. Some notable events include:
 
  • Women’s History Month Kickoff w/ Voter Registration to follow on Tuesday, March 3, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the University Center, Anchor A-D and Legacy Ballrooms.
  • Voting Rally: Commemorating the Passage of the 19th Amendment on Tuesday, March 3, starting at 1:45 p.m. with march beginning at Anchor Ballrooms and Rally held in the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Plaza. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Isabel Araiza. 1:45 p.m.
  • Women Authors on Campus: Stories of Social Justice with Dr. Amy Aldridge Sanford on Wednesday, March 4, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the University Center, Bayview 320.
  • Celebrating Women & Print Cultures in Bell Library on Tuesday, March 17: “Women in the Archive” from 1:30-3 p.m. in Special Collections, Letterpress Printing from 3-4:30 p.m. in Maker’s Space, and Full Court Press and student-artist-designed Feminist 
  •  T-s[Status]hirts from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the Breezeway.
  • The FeminARTist Showcase: A Night of Empowering Female Artists on Thursday, March 19, starting at 5 p.m. in Warren Theatre, Center for the Arts. 
  • Keynote address with Dr. Gabriela Gonzalez - “Humanizing La Raza: Borderlands Women’s Activism and the Politics of Revolution, Benevolence, and Radical Reform.” The reception begins at 4:30 p.m. and talk starts at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 23, in the University Center, Anchor Ballroom D. 
  • Women Authors on Campus: Dr. Sandrine Sanos on Gender, Race, and Feminist Thinkers on Wednesday, March 25, from 2-3 p.m. in Bell Library, second floor. 
  • Exploring Identity: Gallery Talk and Scavenger Hunt | Exhibition: Making Women by artist Ling Datchuk on Wednesday, March 25, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Art Museum of South Texas.  
  • The Programs for Academic Student Support (PASS) presents its Women’s History Month Celebration on Tuesday, March 31, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the University Center, Lonestar B 
 
For more information on Women’s History Month at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, including a full list of events, visit https://tamuccwomenshistorymonth.wordpress.com/.