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The Female Voice in Politics Conference

Darcie Binder '15 and Kevin Winnie '16

Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

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The Female Voice in Politics Conference brings notable and accomplished female politicians and leaders together to present and discuss the issues facing women in the political arena today. This event provides not only an opportunity for learning but also a chance for interested alumni and students to meet one another.

3:00pm - 5:00pm -- Speakers (with an intermission)

5:00pm - 7:00pm -- Dinner and Networking catered by Johns Cafe and Catering


Seating is limited.

Alumni should feel free to bring a guest but must register a ticket for each atendee.

For questions please email: femalevoicewesleyan@gmail.com


Speakers:

Rosa DeLauro, U.S. Representative of Connecticut's 3rd Congressional District

Toni Boucher, Connecticut State Senator of the 26th District

Dominique Thornton, Former Mayor of Middletown 

Susan Bysiewicz, Former Connecticut Secretary of State

Sidney Powell, attorney and author of "Licensed to Lie" 

Professor Sarah Williarty who will be giving a special academic perspective. 

 

Sponsors for this event include:

Allbritton Center for the Study of Public Life

American Studies Department

FGSS Department

Government Department

Public Affairs Center


Have questions about The Female Voice in Politics Conference? Contact Darcie Binder '15 and Kevin Winnie '16

When & Where


Wesleyan University
Daniel Family Commons, Usdan Building
45 Wyllys Avenue
Middletown, CT 06459

Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)


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Darcie Binder '15 and Kevin Winnie '16

Darcie and Kevin are both Political Science majors at Wesleyan University. One day, they were discussing problem of the underrepresentation of women in politics and the implications of this issue. After this discussion, Darcie and Kevin decided to host a conference about the underrepresentation of women in US politics and, from there, the Female Voice was created. 

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