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International Women's Day Rally
Join UAF WGS 201 Intro to Women's & Gender Studies students in celebrating International Women's Day 2012.
WHAT: International Women's Day Gathering
WHEN: Thursday, March 8th 4:30-5:25
WHERE: Ice Arch - Flag Circle - Cornerstone Plaza @ UAF - Fairbanks, AK
International Women's Day has been observed since the early 1900s and is currently an OFFICIAL holiday celebrated on March 8th each year in many countries around the world. The University of Alaska Fairbanks WGS 201 Intro to Women's and Gender Studies students are hosting a gathering around the Ice Arch and Flag Circle in Cornerstone Plaza at UAF, joining the global effort to bring women and men around the world together to recognize and applaud the achievements of women and to work for an end to gender inequalities.
This celebratory rally will feature guest speakers from throughout the Fairbanks community. Following the rally the UAF Women's Center and the Farthest North Jewish Film Festival will screen the film "Grace Paley: Collected Shorts"