UMD celebrates Women’s History Month 2018 this March with the theme “Nevertheless They Persisted.” Campus departments will be hosting a wide range of events to showcase women’s involvement and success in STEM, sports, business, medicine, the military, and more!
Events include Girl Power Karaoke tonight, March 8th, from 7-9pm in Terpzone. Come out for an evening of personal empowerment and cultural participation through sings songs by hit female artists, a high heel dance workshop, networking with other powerful women, and learning about women’s health and resources from the Health Center (RSVP: go.umd.edu/girlpower).
CEO @ Smith will take place on Wednesday, March 14 at 6pm in Van Munching Hall’s Frank Auditorium. Cathy Engelbert, CEO of Deloitte, will be coming to campus as part of this dynamic speaker series meant to connect the Smith community to corporate leaders. Engelbert is the first female CEO of the largest professional firm, and she ranks #16 on Fortune’s Most Powerful Women’s List.
On Friday, March 16, there will be an online alumnae networking chat, where female students will have the opportunity to build their network with women who have been in their position. This virtual event will help connect students with alumnae to share advice on topics like work/life balance, entrepreneurship, women in leadership, and more.
To see the complete list of Women’s History Month events, visit The Stamp's Women's History Month web page.