Monthly Archives: February 2012

Celebrate International Women’s Day at Montgomery College

Thursday, March 8 at the Cultural Arts Center Ordinary Women with Extraordinary Courage: The History of Modern Liberia and Leymah Gbowee 11:00 am to 12:15 pm An interactive discussion led by Prof. Karl Smith, Co-chair of the Social Sciences Department … Continue reading

Wheelwomen of the 1890s: How the Bicycle Inspired a Revolution

A presentation by Prof. Evan Friss to celebrate Women’s History Month Thursday, March 1 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm TP/SS, CM 211 About the talk: That the bicycle was a democratic vehicle, a social-leveler, an agent of freedom, and a … Continue reading

General Federation of Women’s Clubs to Host Women’s History Month Lecture

Lecture Will Explore Women’s Roles in the Chautauqua Idea Join the General Federation of Women’s Clubs during Women’s History Month for an educational lecture on the historic American “Chautauqua Idea,” and the important role women played in the movement. The … Continue reading