Celebrating Women's History Month

Celebrating Women's History Month

| By: Britten, Casey

Every year, March is designated Women’s History Month by presidential proclamation. The month is set aside to honor women’s contributions in American history.

We are honoring Women’s History Month by recognizing the inspiring women of the Fox Valley Technical College community. Throughout the month, students and staff women will be sharing their empowering stories.

Wednesday, March 8: International Women’s Day

10:30-11 a.m. - Kamala Alexandra Mischler
Appleton Campus, Room B105
Kamala Alexandra shares nurture vs. nature through her lens as an interracial adoptee, heterosexual and sapiosexual woman.

1-1:30 p.m. - Shokhan Sorani
Appleton Campus, Room B105

Friday, March 17

11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. - Native American Ribbon Skirt Making Workshop
Appleton Campus, Room A170​​
First Nations Outreach Inc. is offering a ribbon skirt making workshop. Please bring materials for your ribbon skirt and additional supplies. 

Tuesday, March 21

10:30-11:30 a.m. - Dulce Medina
From Valedictorian to Dean's List: Immigration and resilience and the Latina-American experience.  
Appleton Campus, Room B105

Tuesday, March 28

12:30-1:30 p.m. - Nobuhle Dimba
Appleton Campus, Room C190B
Nobuhle is an international student from South Africa who is passionate about empowering women. To promote menstrual health, she is leading a feminine hygiene drive for FVTC students. Donation boxes are located in the Campus Care Clinic (Room HS 201), Diversity & Inclusion Services (Room E120) and Global Studies (Room G130).