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Celebrating 100 Years of Women's Suffrage: Looking Back, Moving Forward

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California State University, Sacramento

6000 J Street

Sacramento, CA 95819

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Join us on Monday, March 2, 2020 for an afternoon of events to kick-off Women’s History Month



(All events are free and open to the public on a first-come, first-seated basis. To attend the Equality Tea, kindly register here. Event parking permits will be provided in an upcoming Eventbrite email.)



“Everything you wanted to know about women’s suffrage but were afraid to ask"

A conversation with Sacramento State historians Dr. Rebecca Kluchin, Dr. Beth Slutsky, and Dr. Mona Siegel

  • 12:00-1:15 pm
  • Hinde Auditorium, University Union

Would “the world... be a better place if women were in charge”?

A conversation with female elected leaders in California politics, including state Treasurer Fiona Ma and Sacramento Mayor Pro Tem Angelique Ashby, moderated by Sacramento State political scientist Dr. Kimberly Nalder

  • 1:30-2:45 pm
  • Hinde Auditorium, University Union

Equality Tea and Cookie Break

(Requires RSVP)

Celebrating today’s and tomorrow’s women leaders at Sacramento State with a salute by President Robert Nelsen

The “Sirani Trio” made up of Sacramento State students Madison Armstrong, clarinet; Laura Huey, viola; and Renee Harris, piano will perform.

  • 3:00-4:00 pm
  • Redwood Room, University Union
  • Sponsored by Sacramento State’s Office of the President and the California Broadcasters Association


Book launch of Peace on Our Terms: The Global Battle for Women’s Rights After the First World War

by Sacramento State Professor and author Mona Siegel

  • 4:00-5:00 pm – Book talk and Q&A
  • 5:00-6:00 pm – Reception and book signing
  • Redwood Room, University Union
  • Sponsored by Sacramento State’s Department of History


For more information, please contact:

  • Dr. Rebecca LaVally, rlavally@csus.edu
  • Dr. Mona Siegel, msiegel@csus.edu
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