Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Women's History Month Events

2013 Women's History Month Events
Planned by CCAC Offices of Student Life
(Information compiled & distributed by Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)

Allegheny Campus

DateEvent DescriptionRoom/LocationTime

All Month

Displays showcasing notable women. Every week the display will focus on different areas of discipline

SSC Café and Milton Hall Rotunda

 
March 13

Women’s Health Fair

SSC Auditorium Lobby

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

March 15

Documentary film: Miss Representation. This film explores how the media’s misrepresentations of women have led to the underrepresentation of women in positions of power and influence.

Jones Hall, Room 103

11:00 am – 12:30 pm (movie)
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm(discussion)

March 18

Women’s History month panel discussion. A discussion with successful women from CCAC and the local community. T-shirt giveaway for women.

SSC Auditorium Lobby

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 

Boyce Campus

DateEvent DescriptionRoom/LocationTime

All Month

Display wall highlighting Women’s History.

Front Hallway, level 5

 

All Month

A History of Women’s Achievements in America – DVD Series

Student Union

Times will vary throughout the month

March 4

Cathasaigh – Singer/Songwriter

Student Union

11:30 am to 1:00 pm

March 12

Rachel Carson Homestead field trip: Tour the birthplace and childhood home of biologist, ecologist and Silent Spring author, Rachel Carson. Day trip includes lunch for students.

Leaving from S521 at 12:15 p.m.

12:15 pm to 4:00 pm

 

North Campus

DateEvent DescriptionRoom/LocationTime

March 4

The Help  - Movie Presentation

Atrium Stage

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

March 6

Iron Lady - Movie Presentation

Atrium Stage

11:00 am -  1:00 pm

March 18

Speaker: Michelle Dresbold, Handwriting Analyst. A Graduate of the United States Secret Service’s Advanced Document Examination training program; she has been featured in national magazines and is a nationally recognized expert who has worked on the Jon Benet Ramsey Case and other high profile cases.  

Room 3002

9:00 am – 10:00 am

March 20

Musical group:  It Takes Two

Atrium Stage

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

March 21

Heinz History Center Speaker: Cindy Fenger, The First Women in PA

Room 300211:30 am – 1:00 pm
March 23

Rachel Carson Homestead field trip: Tour the birthplace and childhood home of biologist, ecologist and Silent Spring author, Rachel Carson. Sign up in the Student Life office or call 412-369-3697

 Depart at 10:00 am

 

South Campus

DateEvent DescriptionRoom/LocationTime

March 5

The Iron Lady  - Women’s History Month Film Series. Free popcorn.

Cafeteria

11:00 am – 1:30 pm

March 6

Breakfast with Sally Wiggin. Q&A regarding women in journalism. Continental breakfast served.

Tiger’s Lair A-306

9:00 am

March 11

Identifying and preventing sexual violence

Tiger’s Lair A-306

11:00 am

March 13

Freedom Writers  - Women’s History Month Film Series. Free popcorn.

Cafeteria

11:00 am – 1:30 pm

March 19

Women’s History Fashion Show. Featuring women’s clothing styles from different eras.

Cafeteria11:00 am
March 20

Hannah McBean, Performance Poet and Author.

Cafeteria12:00 pm

 

West Hills Center

DateEvent DescriptionRoom/LocationTime

March 6

The Help - Movie Presentation

S1308

11:00 am-1:30 pm
March 12

Musician: Cathasaigh

Cafeteria

11:00 am-12:30 pm

March 20

Speaker: Terry O’Neill, NOW National President. National President of the National Organization for Women will speak on Women in Technology and Mathematics. 

Cafeteria

1:30 pm-4:00 pm

March 21

Speaker: Michelle Dresbold, Handwriting Analyst - A Graduate of the United States Secret Service’s Advanced Document Examination training program; she has been featured in national magazines and is a nationally recognized expert who has worked on the Jon Benet Ramsey Case and other high profile cases.

S1308

11:50 am-12:50 pm

 

Washington Center

DateEvent DescriptionRoom/LocationTime

March 20

Marta McClintock-Comeaux, Director of Women’s Studies, California University of PA

 

11:00 am