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CONGRATULATIONS to the 2020 nominees!

Thank you for helping us celebrate the accomplishments of women at NKU and the impact they make in our campus community!
If you would like to help plan 2023 Women's History Month, please email us today.
31 Valiant Women of NKU

In 1987 the U.S. Congress designated March as National Women’s History Month. This creates a special opportunity in our schools, our workplaces, and our communities to recognize and celebrate the often-overlooked achievements of American women. This year’s theme is:

Women Providing Healing, Promoting Hope
The 2022 National Women’s History theme presents the opportunity to honor the work of caregivers and frontline workers during the pandemic. The theme also pays tribute to the many women throughout history and from a multitude of cultures who have led the way in promoting healing and hope.

National Women's History Month 2022 Schedule of Events is presented by the Women's History Month Programming group which is a collaborative group comprised of representatives from departments and divisions campus-wide.

Events are open to students, staff and faculty.

31 Wise Women of NKU
All Month 
Each day during the month of March, a nominated women (faculty, staff or student) will be spotlighted on NKU social media and digital signs across campus. 
Celebrate Women Fair
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
11 am - 2 pm
2nd Floor Lobby of the SU
The Celebrate Women Fair will include both on and off campus agencies, organizations, and health care options that focus on serving Women!  This is a great opportunity to learn more about what is in our area both on and off campus!  The participants tabling will provide information on who they are, what they do, how to access them, and any possible volunteer opportunities that they may have available.  
NPC/NPHC Badge/Pin Day & Etiquette Tea/Luncheon
Wednesday, March 2, 2022
SU 302
12:00 pm

Wear your Greek badge on this day in support of your sorority or fraternity!

Check back for more details.

International Women's Day
March 8, 2022
Wear purple, green, white & donate to a women’s charity
Student Engagement Service Fair
Wednesday, March 16, 2020
Student Union Ballroom
12 - 4 pm
Meet local nonprofits where you can volunteer your time.
Black Girl Narrative
Thursday, March 17, 2022
Check back for more details.
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. Sisters’ Circle 
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
6:22 pm
SU 104
Check back for more details.
Personal Safety Seminar
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
SU 105
12 - 1 pm
Presented by the University Police Department. Participants are welcome to bring their lunch.
Norse Violence Prevention Storytelling Event
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Budig Theater
6 pm
Join the Norse Violence Prevention Center and Khrys Styles from the K.A.S.S.I.E Project for a night of storytelling! In honor of Women’s History Month, we invite you to join us to share around a Legacy of Hope: Stories of Women Who’ve Inspired Us.
Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Steely Library
2:30 - 4 pm
Articles related to women in medicine are shamefully lacking on Wikipedia, whether they are not fully fleshed out or just don't exist at all. This special Women's History Month event will teach you how to edit Wikipedia articles and how to add more entries about women in medicine and health.  No experience or preparation necessary. Coaches will be available to help -- Please join us and make a difference! Snacks provided!
Women in Film Sponsored Documentary - Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy Blanch
Thursday, March 24, 2022
Griffin Hall Digitorium
Film starts at 6:30 pm
Film and Q&A following the showing. View the trailer.
LGBTQIA+ Speaker: Robyn Ochs
Tuesday, March 29, 2022
10a-11:30a / UC 375 / Loosening the Gender Girdle

12p-1p / SU 302 / Lunch with students

2p-4p / UC 375 / Beyond the Binary
Robyn Ochs is an educator, speaker, grassroots activist, and editor of Bi Women Quarterly and two anthologies: the 42-country collection Getting Bi: Voices of Bisexuals Around the World and RECOGNIZE: The Voices of Bisexual Men.
Women's Health Event
Wednesday, March 30, 2022
SU 107BC & SU 106
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Local vendors sharing information about women's health issues ranging from heart disease to sexual health. Get STD and HIV tested!

Trans Day of Visibility
Thursday, March 31, 2022
TBD
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Check back for more details.
Celebration & Awards Luncheon
Thursday, March 31, 2022
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Celebrate the 31 Wise Women of NKU.