2019 National Women's History Month Programming

March 20, 2019

Public Information Officer


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St. Philip’s College announced today updates to its 2019 Women’s History Month lineup of six free events at the college’s 1801 Martin Luther King Drive and 800 Quintana Road locations. 

The Women of the Holocaust Lecture with Jack Nawrocik program originally announced for March 21 will be repeated twice, replacing the originally announced March 21 The Women Left Out of Your History Books with Peace Center lecturer Susan Ives. Ms. Ives has to fulfill her civic duty with jury service, and in his capacity as a college faculty member, Mr. Nawrocik has graciously agreed to present on March 21, according to observance team co-lead and SPC Center for Learning Resources associate professor Kelli Wilder.

With all event times, dates and appearances subject to changes that will be shared online, all are welcome to attend the remaining 2019 observance events announced thus far:

  • ***Women of the Holocaust Lecture with Jack Nawrocik | March 21 | 11 a.m. | Sutton Learning Center Room 115 | 1801 Martin Luther King Drive | Free Admission | Email kwilder6@alamo.edu for details
  • ***Women of Peace Art Exhibition | March 25 | 1 p.m. | Center for Learning Resources | 1801 Martin Luther King Drive | Free Admission | Email rbarnard3@alamo.edu or ngeary3@alamo.edu for details.
  • ++Women In Non-Traditional Occupations Conference | March 29 | 9:30 a.m. | Building 1 | 800 Quintana Road | Registration required | Email Diane Galvan at dgalvan62@alamo.edu for details

*** = SPC Debut

++ = Registration Required Event

About the remaining season…

Women of the Holocaust | A conversation with college faculty member Jack Nawrocik on his theme Women of the Holocaust: Breaking down the gender walls of silence, stereotypes, and taboos to understand the courage and uniqueness of the female experience makes its observance debut in 2019.

Women of Peace Exhibition | St. Philip’s College debuts an innovative Student Art Exhibition of mixed media, drawing, painting and printmaking that captures and shares the likenesses of female icons of peace who have influenced their lives in some meaningful way. Email college archivist Becca Barnard at rbarnard3@alamo.edu or fine arts faculty member Nicole Geary at ngeary3@alamo.edu for details.

WINTO | A signature event of St. Philip’s College turns 10 during the 2019 Women In Non-Traditional Occupations (WINTO) Conference with Black Hawk Pilot Elizabeth McCormick and much more as always. Assisting women who are overcoming the obstacles of entering careers that are so-called historically male dominated by providing leadership opportunities, meeting and networking space with potential employers and illuminating the smooth transition from the classroom to the workplace. Email Diane Galvan at dgalvan62@alamo.edu for details on the WINTO experience.

All events are open to the public, and parking is free for all events. For information, contact observance team co-leads Kelli Wilder and Cynthia Katz | kwilder6@alamo.edu and ckatz@alamo.edu and visit the season web page when it goes live later this month.