International Women's Day

International Women's Day | March 13, 2015 | Fundraising banquet, 6 p.m. | UC Ballroom | Prior to event: Students - $10, Faculty/Staff/Public - $15; Day of event: $20

The University of Montana Student Involvement Network will host an International Women’s Day banquet, set to take place on Friday, March 13th from 6-9 PM. International Women’s Day will focus on the global theme of #MakeItHappen. “It” is gender equality.

Our event will include a panel of Montana women in leadership, including Lt. Gov Angela McLean; Dean of Students Rhondie Voorhees; Elizabeth Fricke, the Senior Assistant Director of Outdoor Program; Drew Colling, director of SARC; Caitlin Copple, a Missoula businesswoman; and Neva Hassanein, an Environmental Studies Professor. Each of these women will discuss how we can #MakeItHappen in their field.

In addition to the panel, we will have cultural presentations and exhibits featuring community and campus organizations. The banquet will have a silent auction, with proceeds going towards future programming benefitting women on campus.

Tickets are $10 for students, $15 for staff/faculty and community members, and $20 day of. Tickets included a catered dinner. Tickets are available at the University Center Source and the Women’s Resource Center.

Ticket availability

Tickets will be distributed to The Source and the Women's Resource Center.

Schedule
Friday, March 13

Dinner is available
Welcoming
6:00

Kathleen Stone
Opening remarks
6:15

Anya Jabour
The History of International Women’s Day
6:20

Lt. Governor Angela McLean, Elizabeth Fricke, Rhondie Voorhees, Neva Hassanein
Montana Women who #MakeItHappen for Gender Equality
6:30

Cultural Presentations
7:30