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Women’s Education-Women’s Empowerment: Celebrating Who We Are

March 12 -  March 30:  In the Movies

Celebrating the Women of Penn State York:  Check out the lobbies of the John J. Romano Administration Building and Main Classroom Building to see your women friends and colleagues on the big screen.
Location: John J. Romano Administration Building and Main Classroom Building

March 12 - March 30: On The Wall

Express yourself and record your “Gratitudes, Accomplishments, and Dreams” on “The Wall” made of paper.  The four walls will come together on March 30 at The Vagina Monologues reception.
Location: M. S. Grumbacher Information Sciences and Technology Center, Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center, John J.  Romano Administration Building, and Pullo Family Performing Arts Center

March 16, 12:00-1:00 p.m.:  Superwoman-Life Balance of our Students, Faculty, and Staff

Free roundtable lunch discussion featuring Penn State York women faculty and senior students.
Location: Community Room, Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center

March 23, 12:00-1:00 p.m.:  Women in the Sciences

Free roundtable lunch discussion featuring Dr. Somya Dwivedi-Burks, instructor in biology and international students adviser; Dr. Lisa Plowfield, chancellor of Penn State York;  Joan Smeltzer, instructor in mathematics; Dr. Anne Vardo-Zalik, assistant professor of biology; and Dr. Manel Wijesinha, associate professor of mathematics.
Location: Community Room, Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center

March 28 and 29, 7:00 p.m.:  The Vagina Monologues

This award-winning play is based on V-Day founder/playwright Eve Ensler's interviews with more than 200 women. With humor and grace, the piece celebrates women's sexuality and strength. This play is for mature audiences. Featuring the Penn State York Penn Players and women including Dr. Kristin Cole, assistant professor of English; Ann Fetterman, instructor in English and coordinator of the Writing Lab; Cynthia Jones, administrative support assistant in student affairs; Kelly Moon, instructor in human development and family studies; and Josie Moore, instructor in communication arts and sciences and director of the play.
Location: Pullo Family Performing Arts Center, $3 for Penn State York students with ID; $5 general admission

March 30, 7:00 p.m.:  The Vagina Monologues and Reception

This award-winning play is based on V-Day founder/playwright Eve Ensler's interviews with more than 200 women. With humor and grace, the piece celebrates women's sexuality and strength. This play is for mature audiences.   Please see listing above for details on the cast.  Reception immediately following the performance.
Location: Lion’s Den, Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center, $3 for Penn State York students with ID; $5 general admission.