University observes Women’s History Month with lecture series



TUSKEGEE, Ala. (March 8, 2011) — Tuskegee University will present several lectures during March in observance of Women’s History Month. The lectures are sponsored by the Department of History and Political Science, University Archives, the National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care, and the National Park Service. All lectures will be held in the John A. Kenny Hall Bioethics Auditorium, Room 71-243.


Wednesday, March 16

“Olivia A. Davidson, Co-Founder of Tuskegee Normal School”

Lecturer: Dr. Caroline Gebhard

1 – 3 p.m.


Thursday, March 17

“The Other Half of the Story: Valuing the Vision of Women”

Lecturer: Dr. Shirley Toland-Dix

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.


Monday, March 21

“Nutrition: A Key Determinant of Women’s Health”

Lecturer: Dr. Ralphenia D. Pace

1 – 3 p.m.


Tuesday, March 22

“Gaming as a Woman: Gender Differences in Video Games and Implications for Education”

Lecturer: Dr. Kristen Miller

1 – 3 p.m.


Wednesday, March 23

“Women and Words: Rewriting the Nation with the Voices of Afro-Cuban, Afro-Brazilian and African-American Women”

Lecturer: Dr. Rhonda M. Collier

1 – 3 p.m.


Monday, March 28

“Question of Worth: Black Women in American Society”

Lecturer: Dr. Vivian Carter

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.


Wednesday, March 30

“Daughter of the Revolution: A Tuskegee Story”

Lecturer: Marilyn Pryce Hoytt

1 – 3 p.m.

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