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Empowering Women to Lead Worldwide: Overcoming Political and Social Struggles

Noorjahan Akbar 
Monday, March 8
Forum Hall, KSU Union

International gender equality and human rights advocate, Noorjahan Akbar, will give a keynote address Empowering Women to Lead Worldwide: Overcoming Political and Social Struggles on Tuesday, March 8 at 4:00 p.m. in Forum Hall, K-State Student Union to mark International Women’s Day.  Admission is free and open to the public. Noorjahan is the Co-Founder of Free Women Writers in Afghanistan, received the AAUW Women of Distinction Award in 2012, was on Forbes' Top 100 Most Powerful Women in the World in 2012, and was one of Newsweek Network’s 150 Fearless Women Who Shake the World, also in 2012.

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Sunday, March 6th
McCain Auditorium 
Dessert and wine provided- see below for details

Ticket prices vary. A $10 discount will be given if you order in person or by phone and mention the Women of K-State (WoKS) discount. This discount is good for any section. Taxes and fees still apply. Discount good for new purchases only.

We will host a Meet and Greet immediately following the performance in Kirmser Hall (previously room 204 in McCain). Wine and dessert will be provided.
Please RSVP here for the reception by February 27th. 

Please visit here for more details on the performance.


Women in Health

Tuesday, April 12th
Alumni Center Banquet Rooms A & D
Brown Bag

What is a healthy woman?  Are you living life to the fullest?  What more can you do to be your best self?  Answer these questions and more as we explore what makes up a healthy woman.  We will discuss preventative methods, learn how to balance life while maintaining a positive attitude, and determine what is needed to be able to live an energetic and healthy life.
Please RSVP here by April 5th.