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Women's Leadership & Gender Equity at Chatham University


Ready to Run Philadelphia

Ready to Run is a non-partisan program for women who want to run for office, seek higher office, work on a campaign, get appointed to office

 

Women's Institute Visiting Scholar Lecture with Emily Winerock: "Mischief and Modesty in Measure:
Making Much Ado About Movement"

In Much Ado About Nothing, Shakespeare employs dancing to cause mischief and mayhem, as well as to convey harmony and order. In this lecture

 

Tue

Mar 12

+ Add to Calendar 03/12/2019 7:00PM 03/12/2019 8:30PM 15 Hollander Lecture in Women’s Leadership featuring Vivian Derryck Vivian Lowery Derryck is the founder and president emerita of The Bridges Institute, a non-profit dedicated to strengthening African governance and democracy. Earlier in her career she taught at New York City Technical College and the University of Liberia. Working in and out of government in more than 35 countries in Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean, Derryck also served a deputy assistant secretary at the Department of State, the Assistant Administrator for Africa at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), president of the African-American Institute, executive vice president of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) and vice president of the National Democratic Institute. A graduate of Chatham College (BA), with a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University and a certificate in Advanced Leadership Studies from Harvard University, Derryck is a veteran foreign affairs specialist with a particular focus on strengthening democracy, education and women’s equity in Africa. Her work and writing have been recognized with numerous honors and awards, including selection as a Purpose Prize Fellow, the African Union’s African Women of Excellence Award, Guggenheim Humanitarian Award, NCNW Martin Luther King Service Award, UNICEF Achievement Award, and an honorary doctorate from Chatham University. Beckwith Auditorium, Buhl Hall Melody Harris m.harris@chatham.edu

Hollander Lecture in Women’s Leadership featuring Vivian Derryck

Vivian Lowery Derryck is the founder and president emerita of The Bridges Institute, a non-profit dedicated to strengthening African governa

 

Just Films - Soufra

Soufra follows the story of Mariam Shaar, a successful entrepreneur. After overcoming tremendous challenges throughout her time in the Burj

 

Book Launch: Inventing Authenticity: How Cookbook Writers Redefine Southern Identity, by Dr. Carrie Tippen

What is authentic Southern cuisine? Golden cornbread and crispy fried chicken come to mind, but what about black-eyed peas and okra– pound c

 

Hillman Chair 2018-2019: Maggie Haberman

Please join the Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics as we welcome renowned New York Times Chief White House Correspondent Maggie Hab

 

Just Films - Code: Debugging the Gender Gap

CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap reveals the deeply rooted misogyny within the tech industry, and demonstrates why gender and racial parity ar