Women's Month

Women's Month, which takes place every March, is a series of events that celebrates women's rights, women's issues and history, women leaders, and all things that affect and inspire women. Women's Month is made possible through the collaboration of the Institute for Women's Leadership and the Saint Ben's Senate.  

Women's Month 2015

"Daring women to be fearlessly authentic while creating an open and supportive community between campuses".

Week 1: Create your identity

Week 2: Leave your mark on CSB/SJU

Week 3: Bring it to the world!

Women's Month Events:

"Dare to be Proud of Your Heritage": Intercultural Identity Campaign

Wednesday, March 11

9:00 -  4:30 p.m., Gorecki Wall, CSB

Join us for ths campaign to promote identity among intercultural communities. Leave your mark on the CSB Gorecki Wall.

"Dare to be Natural": Natural Beauty Day

Friday, March 13

9:00 - 4:30 p.m., IWL Office, CSB

Join the IWL as we celebrate Natural Beauty Day by picking up a free t-shirt! Take the challenge of going make-up free throughout the day. Show the campus and the world your unique and untouched beauty.

"Dare to Encourage": Mailbox Notes

Monday, March 16

9:00 - 4:30 p.m., Gorecki Fireside, CSB or Sexton Commons, SJU

Stop by either Gorecki Fireside or Sexton Commons to write encouraging notes to your friends. Paper and crayons will be provided.

"Dare to Discuss": Men & Feminism

Monday, March 16

7:00 p.m., Brother Willie's Pub, SJU

Ever wonder why men are often afraid to talk about Feminism? Join the MDI as they discuss what it means to be a man and a feminsit with a panel of other SJU students. Refreshments will be provided.

"Dare to Leave Your Mark": SheFest

Friday, March 20

7:00p.m., O'Connell's, CSB

Come see a myriad of talented Bennies showcase their artistic work.There will be musical performances, art work, and a photo contest on display. Submit works of art or a photograph to be included in the contest by March 10. Refreshments will be provided!

"Dare to be Active": Wheelchair Basketball

Saturday, March 28

4:00 - 7:00 p.m., Guild Hall, SJU

Join the IWL & Paralympic athlete, Kendra Zeman, for a game of wheelchair basketball. Practice good sportspersonship from a new perspective. Pizza will be provided after the game! Register teams of five players by March 21 to be included in the tournament.

"Dare to be Limitless": Brunch with Kendra Zeman

Sunday, March 29

10:30 a.m., President's Dining Room, CSB

Discuss women's sports and athletics with Paralympic athlete, Kendra Zeman.

"Dare to Find Your Way": Fire Maze

Tuesday, March 31

7:00 p.m., Mall, CSB

Be bold and wander through a maze of ice and fire on the CSB Mall! End the adventure with a celebration with the IWL on its ten year anniversary!