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Schedule of Campus-Wide Events 

IWD Main Event: Tuesday, March 8th

IWD 2016 Poster

"K-Dramas, Pop Culture, and Intersectionality: A Conversation about Imperfect Activism" with Dodai Stewart

Doors Open 6:30pm | Program Begins 7:00pm

Location: Student Services Center, Multipurpose Room

Featured Speaker: Dodai Stewart, Director of Culture Coverage at Fusion

Free FEMINIST t-shirts from the Women’s Center will be given to the first 40 people! 

Tuesday, March 1

International Women Trivia Night

International Women Trivia Night

Time: 7:00pm

Location:  Middle of Muir (MOM)

Join us for an informal Trivia Night focusing on international women from around the world! FOOD, FACTS, FRIENDS, & FUN! Free entry to all UCSD students and prizes for the winning team! All students welcome - come as a team or join one

Wednesday, March 2

Women of the World

Women of the World Panel: A Discussion Among Men & Women

Time: 5:30-7:00pm 

Location: International Center Lounge

The Colleges' Out-of-State & Non-Resident Outreach Coordinators are hosting a "Women of the World" panel event to highlight the differences of women in cultures represented on our UCSD campus. Panelists will have the opportunity to discuss women in their home states/countries in relation to education, traditional roles, family dynamics, employment, healthcare, etc. Free food provided!

Thursday, March 3

Denise Ducheny

Woman's Place is in the House...and the Senate: Discussion with Senator Denise Ducheny

Time:  12:00-1:00pm

Location: Great Hall, ERC

Join International House’s Winter Faculty Fellow, Denise Ducheny for an in-depth discussion about her experience as the first woman and first Latina to ever be appointed as Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee. Bring your lunch as you learn more about her experience as well as ways to get involved in politics.

Friday, March 4

Women Going Global

International Women's Day Friday Cafe

Time:  12:00-1:30pm

Location: International Center

Please join members of the UC San Diego community from all over the world while eating a delicious meal during our International Café. Indian cuisine will be served.

Monday, March 7

Women Going Global

International Women's Day Tabling on Library Walk

Time: 12:00-2:00pm

Location: Library Walk

Stop by our table on Library Walk to get information on how UC San Diego is celebrating IWD this year and to have your picture taken for our #ActivismLooksLike campaign!

Wednesday, March 9

Digital Gym Poster

International Womyn's Day: Mujer Mariposa, In Honor of Migrant Mothers

Time: 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Media Arts Center San Diego - Digital Gym

Join us for a night of performances featuring Mujeres en Resistencia, Jade Power, DJ Kuttin Kandi, Dara Njeri, Rocio Cordova, Banah Ghadbian, Amrah Salomon J. and Katie Ventura. With a special screening and premiere of Diana Cervera's Mujer Mariposa. Register for your FREE tickets here.

Friday, March 11

Gender Cafe

Gender Buffet: Being Trans in Iran

Time: 12:00-1:30pm

Location:  Women's Center (Above Hi-Thai)

Did you know that Iran performs more sex-change operations than any country in the world other than Thailand, yet believes that homosexuality is a crime punishable by death? Stop by Gender Buffet this week where we will be watching "Be Like Others," a 2008 documentary film that provides insight on what it is like to be trans in Iran. A brief discussion will follow the screening and there will be FREE RUBIOS!