Heritage Programs

Beginning in the early 1900s, specific days and weeks were set aside to honor particular groups in recognition of achievements, struggles, and accomplishments.

 

Women's History Month 2018

March 1-31, 2018

Calendar of Events

 

Women of the Hill: Journeys and Achievements of Influential Stonehill Women

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 • 11:30am-1pm • Cleary Dining Room, Roche Dining Commons

Join us as we celebrate and hear the journeys of some of Stonehill’s women who have made significant contributions during their time at the College. This panel discussion is open to all and will include a catered lunch. To RSVP, please email diversity@stonehill.edu.

Finding a Way Forward: Religion and Gender in the Truth and Reconciliation Process in Canada

Thursday, March 22, 2018 • 2:30pm-3:45pm • Duffy 101
featuring Christina Conroy, Assistant Professor of Theology, Ambrose College

Christina Conroy is Assistant Professor of Theology at Ambrose College in Calgary, Alberta. Her research is in the area of constructive theology with a particular interest in residential school history, indigenous-settler relations, post-Holocaust Christian thought and contemplative women theologians. She teaches courses on trauma and theology, and theology after residential schools.

Summit on Women's Leadership & Social Justice Matters

CORRECTED TIME! • Tuesday, March 27, 2018 • 5:30pm-8:30pm • Martin Institute for Law & Society
sponsored by the Center for Nonprofit Management

The 2018 Summit on Women’s Leadership and Social Justice Matters will assemble women from multiple disciplines and workplaces to discuss their current and on-going work, and future trends they are witnessing in the work and society. 

Women Against ISIS: Middle Eastern Women Led Resistance Against the Jihadist Movement

RESCHEDULED!!! • Monday, March 26, 2018 • 5:00pm-6:30pm • Duffy 149
a Keep It Reel Film Feature

Women Against ISIS tells the story of a 25-year-old Syrian-Kurdish woman who serves as one of many women in the Kurdish resistance army and their movement to fight against jihadists in the Middle East.