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Eaken Conference on Women, Gender, and Conservative Parties in the 21st Century

Thursday, October 9-11, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Co-Sponsored by the Center for Women. Organized by Professor Karen Beckwith.

Participants include: Sarah Childs, University of Bristol (ACES Distinguished Lecturer); Lisa García Bedolla, University of California at Berkeley; Corrine McConnaughy, The George Washington University; Beth Reingold, Emory University; Danielle Thomsen, Cornell University; Michele Swers, Georgetown University; Sarah Wiliarty, Wesleyan University; Christina Wolbrecht, University of Notre Dame; Magda Hinojosa, ASU; Susan Franceschet, University of Calgary; Mona Tajali, Concordia University.


WSLDI: Social & Networking Happy Hour

Friday, October 10, 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Michelson and Morley


WISER's Annual SEVA Fundraiser - Samosa Sales in Nord

Wednesday, October 15, 9:00 am - 1:00  pm

Nord Hall

Volunteer to sell bake goods or buy a bake good or two! 

WISER raises funds for its adopted and underprivileged public school in Bangalore, India through a non-profit organization called Soujanya Sevashrama (SEVA). All funds that we raise will go to our girls at our school in India and provide them with math and science resources! SEVA is an international outreach program called 'Nurture a School Annually' (NASA). 

For more information, please contact WISER SEVA Coordinator Chinwe Osigwe - cco31@case.edu


WIDS: Writing Guild

Wednesday, October 15, 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Center for Women, TVUC room 248

Join your fellow doctoral students for an afternoon of writing!


Act III

Thursday, October 16, 4:00 - 5:30 pm

Center for Women, TVUC room 248

Act III is a drop-in group for women of retirement age. Refreshments will be provided, courtesy of the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women. Please join the discussion.


WISER Meet and Greet with Jim Emshoff

Friday, October 17, 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Center for Women, TVUC room 248


MOMS Play & Happy Hour

Monday, October 20, 4:00 - 5:30 pm

Center for Women, TVUC room 248

Please join the Center for Women and the MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Group for our first ever MOMS Play & Happy Hour.  Bring your children and come hang out! These meetings are open to all pregnant women and mothers who are faculty, staff, students, retired former CWRU employees and CWRU alumnae.  

This group is made possible through the generous support of Dr. Mim Rosenthal and Dr. Nancy K. Johnson.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided.  

Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 15 here.


Salon 2: Sports, Sexual Misconduct and Single-Sex Schools: Title IX and the State of Gender Equality in Education

Tuesday, October 21, 9:30 - 11:30 am

The Home of Elaine Scott

What does inequality look like in the 21st century?  The Fall 2014 Salon Series will explore this question in relation to the present state of gender equality in the United States.  The second salon in our fall series will feature Professor Jessie Hill who will discuss Sports, Sexual Misconduct and Single-Sex Schools: Title IX and the State of Gender Equality in Education.  

Please RSVP by Thursday, October 16 here.


WISER's Annual SEVA Fundraiser - Samosa Sales in Nord

Wednesday, October 22, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Nord Hall

Volunteer to sell bake goods or buy a bake good or two! 

WISER raises funds for its adopted and underprivileged public school in Bangalore, India through a non-profit organization called Soujanya Sevashrama (SEVA). All funds that we raise will go to our girls at our school in India and provide them with math and science resources! SEVA is an international outreach program called 'Nurture a School Annually' (NASA). 

For more information, please contact WISER SEVA Coordinator Chinwe Osigwe - cco31@case.edu


WISER: Girls in STEMM Kick-Off Event (in partnership with General Electric and the Cleveland Play House)

Wednesday, October 22, 12:30 am - 2:00 pm

Tinkham Veale Universty Center Ballroom

Join us as we bring 170 middle schools girls to campus to introduce them to STEMM activities with the support of WISER members, faculty and staff! Student will participate in activities in electronics, civil engineering, chemistry, computer science and life sciences. 

This is a partnership with GE Lighting, Case Western Reserve University (Corporate Relations and the Women in Science and Engineering Roundtable), The Cleveland Play House and First Ring Superintendents’ Collaborative (FRSC). 

For more information, contact WISER General Electric (GE) Outreach Programming Specialist Simone Michaels - scm61@case.edu


WIDS: Writing Guild

Wednesday, October 22, 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Center for Women, TVUC room 248

Join your fellow doctoral students for an afternoon of writing!


WSLDI Executive Education Course: Negotiation Skills for Women in Leadership

Thursday, October 23, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location TBD


Women's Law and Leadership Conference

Friday, October 24, 8:45 am - 5:30 pm

Ballroom, Tinkham Veale University Center

Case Western Reserve University School of Law presents our 3rd Annual Women’s Law & Leadership Conference—a daylong symposium for women in the law. The symposium will feature vibrant and dynamic discussions of the unique challenges and successes of women in law and leadership from a number of perspectives. Speakers will include both local and national attorneys from corporate, non-profit, government and law firm backgrounds. 

Topics of discussion will include:

Women as Visionary Leaders

Power: Let’s Collaborate to Advance Women in the Profession

Take the Risk, Lean-In and Move Up!

Millennials and Equality – Agents of Change?

Additional Information:

5.50 hours CLE credit pending approval.

General registration: $50 includes networking lunch (no CLE).

CLE credit CWRU Law Alumni: $100 includes networking lunch.

CLE credit all other attorneys: $200 includes networking lunch.

For more information, click here.


Feel Good Fridays: Bootcamp Session

Friday, October 24, 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Freiberger Field / Rain Location: TVUC Ballroom

Held on the third Friday of every month, Feel Good Fridays are a way for us to come together and start our weekend a little early with something that feels 'good'.  Each Feel Good Friday will have a different theme that will engage you physically, mentally, or socially.

Please RSVP here by Wednesday, October 22.


WISER's Annual SEVA Fundraiser - Samosa Sales in Nord

Wednesday, October 29, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Nord Hall

Volunteer to sell bake goods or buy a bake good or two! 

WISER raises funds for its adopted and underprivileged public school in Bangalore, India through a non-profit organization called Soujanya Sevashrama (SEVA). All funds that we raise will go to our girls at our school in India and provide them with math and science resources! SEVA is an international outreach program called 'Nurture a School Annually' (NASA). 

For more information, please contact WISER SEVA Coordinator Chinwe Osigwe - cco31@case.edu


MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Group Meeting

Wednesday, October 29, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Center for Women, TVUC room 248

These meetings are open to all pregnant women and mothers who are faculty, staff, students, retired former CWRU employees and CWRU alumnae.  

This group is made possible through the generous support of Dr. Mim Rosenthal and Dr. Nancy K. Johnson.

Lunch will be provided.

Please register here by Friday, October 24th.


Peer Mentor Chocolate Chat : Peer Mentor Program

Thursday, October 30, 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Senior Classroom, Tinkham Veale Center

Come dressed in a Halloween costume with your peer mentor and mentee. Fun, games, chocolate, and prizes given to best dressed!

For more information, contact WISER Mentor Programming Coordinator Alison Brooks - arb102@case.edu


Feminist Halloween Costume Show & Competition

Friday, October 31, 4:00 am - 5:30 pm

Center for Women, TVUC room 248

Snacks and refreshments will be provided. 

Please RSVP here by Wdnesday, October 29th.

CAMPUS EVENTS

Hispanic Heritage Month Event: Richard Blanco Poetry Reading

Wednesday, October 15, 12:30 - 2:00 pm

Ford Theatre, Allen Memorial Library

Richard Blanco was the Inaugural Poet for President Obama's 2nd Inauguration. Come see him speak!


Hispanic Heritage Month Event: Mixer w/ La Alianza, SHPE, & the Young Latino Network

Wednesday, October 15, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Hvorka Atrium


Fall Break

Monday, October 27 and 28


Arthu Chu: Nerd Culture and Masculinity 

Thursday, October 30, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Ballroom, Tinkham Veale University Center

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