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CIES 2015 Celebrates International Women's Day

“Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity: Picture it!”:
Regenerative Spaces for Girls and Women in Education

Roundtable: Sunday 5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

N'Dri Assie-Lumumba

N'Dri Assi-Lumumba
Cornell University

Patrica Fae Ho

Patricia Fae Ho
American Association of University Women

Halla Bjørk Holmarsdottir

Halla Bjørk Holmarsdottir
Oslo and Akershus University College

Shoko Yamada

Shoko Yamada
Nagoya University

Samiha Peterson

Samiha Peterson
American University in Cairo

Supriya Baily

Supriya Baily
George Mason University

Izabel Costa da Fonseca

Izabel Costa da Fonseca
Stanford University

Heidi Ross

Heidi Ross
Indiana University - Bloomington

Nelly Stromquist

Nelly Stromquist
University of Maryland

International Women's Day Keynote Address and Reception

Mae Jemison

Mae Jemison
Keynote Address
"Exploring the Frontiers of Science and Human Potential"
Sunday, March 8, at 7 p.m.

Hugh McLean

Hugh McLean
Open Society Foundations
Cinematic Spaces of Education Festivalette

Mary Mihelic

Mary Mihelic
Running Girl Exhibit

Joan Oviawe

joan.Osa Oviawe
Cornell University
Running Girl Exhibit

Nora Fyles

Nora Fyles
United Nations Girls Education Initiative

Mchere Mugo

Mĩcere Gĩthae Mũgo
Syracuse University
Performance: "Women, Resistance and the Power of Self-naming through the art of Poetry"

Special thanks to event co-sponsors

Open Society Foundations

Open Society Foundations

Oslo and Akershus University College

Oslo and Akershus University College

CIES Gender and Education Committee