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Women's History Month

From charitable endeavors to awards and women’s athletics, there are plenty of opportunities for Dolphins to appreciate the amazing women JU is fortunate enough to have on campus. The month-long celebration culminates with Jacksonville University’s own Woman of the Year Award ceremony, during which JU will be doing its part to honor the many impressive accomplishments of women on our own campus. JU is proud and very lucky to have so many accomplished women on campus. Thank you for taking a moment to help us honor them.

Schedule of Events

March

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Admiration Station 

Daily - 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Kinne Center
Stop by the Kinne Center to write a note of admiration, thank you or support a woman who has made an impact on you. On campus notes will be delivered and off campus ones will be mailed for you by our Student Affairs office.

 

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Panhellenic Badge Day 

12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. | Marks Center
Sorority women across the country will celebrate International Badge Day. Honor your (past or present) Greek-letter affiliation by wearing your badges and/or letters. 

 

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Women's Necessities Drive 

Daily | Williams & Botts Hall
The Student Government Association will be collecting a variety of Women’s necessities in the Women’s Bathrooms of Williams & Botts Hall. If you are interested in donating additional items, please email smeiste@jacksonville.edu. 

 

8,10 & 24

Coffee & Conversation 

Get to know fellow JU women at these casual conversations on topics related to women’s issues.  

12:00 p.m. | River House

8th - LaTarsha Stallworth led discussion on The Journey from Healing to Wholeness

10th - Shaya Lamb led discussion on Hope in Sports and Technology: Creating Pathways for Women  

24th - Dr. Julian Bryson led discussion on In Her Hands: Composing Musical Medicine

 

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Poetry Reading and Conversation with Erin Belieu 

6:30 p.m. | Terry Concert Hall

Hear from nationally renowned poet Erin Belieu as she is recognized as the 2022 Walter Visiting Writer. Ms. Beliu’s poetry addresses issues relevant to gender, love, and history. She is the author of five books of poetry, most recently Come-Hither Honeycomb 92020) and the co-founder of Vida: Women in the Literary Arts.  

  • 6:30 p.m. - Reception
  • 7:30 p.m. - Speaking  
  • Book Signing to Follow  
  • Masks required 

 

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Pink Out 

12:30 p.m. | Dolphin Statue
Show your support for Women's History Month by wearing pink. Join us at the Dolphin Statue at 12:30 for a campus photo.

 

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Women's History Month Celebration & Award Ceremony 

7:30 p.m. | Terry Concert Hall
This concert and awards ceremony celebrates Women’s History month at Jacksonville University. Join us as students from Music, Dance, and Theatre offer work to accompany the announcements of the winners for JU Woman of the Year awards, including Student, Graduate Student, Faculty and Staff. 

 

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Dr. Brittany Williams 

Hear from reknown diversity expert Dr. Williams as she discusses diversity effects on our education and health.

12:30 p.m. | Davis College of Business & Technology  - Room 174

Student Lunch with Free Pizza "Justice, Not Just Us: We All Play a Role in Justice WorK"

3:00 - 4:30 p.m. | Davis College of Business & Technology  - Room 171

Faculty Pedagogical workshop "Facilitating Equity Centered Classrooms: Tools for Every Educator"

 

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Women's Athletics 

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Cheer on our JU Women's Athletic teams throughout the month. Complete schedule of games available online.