Tuesday, April 13, 2010 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT)
Gender Studies Lecture Series presents Gloria Steinem
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 6:00 to 8:00 PM
UT Dallas Activity Center Auditorium
Book Signing to follow lecture
Free talk discusses gender relationships in the 21st century.
Gloria Steinem is a writer, lecturer, editor, and feminist activist. In 1972, she co-founded Ms. magazine, and remained one of its editors for fifteen years. Ms. Steinem helped to found the Women's Action Alliance, a pioneering national information center that specialized in nonsexist, multiracial children's education, and the National Women's Political Caucus, a group that continues to work to advance the numbers of pro-equality women in elected and appointed office. She was the founding president of the Ms. Foundation for Women, a national multi-racial, multi-issue fund that supports grassroots projects to empower women and girls, and also a founder of its Take Our Daughters to Work Day, a first national day devoted to girls that has now become an institution here and in other countries. In 1993, she was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, New York.
Proud UT Dallas sponsors for this event are The School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Gender Studies, The Galerstein Women's Center, Arts and Humanities, The Multicultural Center, SUABB and The Office of Diversity and Community Engagement.
Media Contact: Karah Hosek, UT Dallas, 972-883-4329, email@example.com
Due to construction, visitors are advised to access the Activity Center Auditorium from N. Floyd Rd. Heading west on Campbell Rd., turn right onto Floyd Rd. and make a left onto Lookout Dr. to access parking lots A and B. A shuttle bus will be available to take visitors from the parking lots to the Activity Center. For more information, call the Galerstein Women’s Center at 972-883-6555 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about campus construction, visit utdallas.edu/pardonourprogress.
Please note: If you have a handicapped hang tag, you may access parking in Lot J, next to the Activities Center. Take University Drive (off Campbell Rd.), drive around ¾ around the traffic circle onto West Drive, Make a right at the STOP sign and look for the guard to direct you to parking. This allotted handicapped parking area is limited, when spaces are filled, you may return to remote parking Lots A & B, off Floyd Rd. Please plan your trip accordingly.
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