Schedule of Campus-Wide Events
IWD Main Event: Tuesday, March 8th
"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
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 Panel: A Discussion Among Men & Women
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
Woman's Place is in the House...and the Senate: Discussion with Senator Denise Ducheny
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
International Women's Day Friday Cafe
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
International Women's Day Tabling on Library Walk
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
International Womyn's Day: Mujer Mariposa, In Honor of Migrant Mothers
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 Buffet: Being Trans in Iran
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!