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Moravian College Celebrates Women's History Month

Tuesday, March 13th- Catherine Parzynski, "The History of the Women's Movement", beginning at 7:30pm in the UBC Room of the Haupert Union Building. Catherine Catherine received her B.A. from Lehigh University in 1992 with a double major in History and Classical Civilizations. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa, Summa Cum Laude, and received her M.A. in 1995 from Lehigh University. She is currently working on her Ph.D. in Colonial American History, Women's History British History, and Twentieth Century American Social History.

Wednesday, March 14th- "A Celebration of Moravian Women Art Exhibit featuring art work by faculty, staff, students and alumni" Art Exhibit Reception and Awards Ceremony, 4:30pm in the H. Paty Eiffe Gallery" and the Haupert Union Lounge .

Thursday, March 15th- Readings of Poetry and Original Fiction by MC students with afternoon tea. From 2-3:30pm in Reeves Library. Light refreshments will be served.

Friday March 16th- LADIES NIGHT AT THE HUB- Beginning at 10pm-1am in the Haupert Union Lounge. Come and enjoy movies, junk food, (perhaps a manicurist, hairstylist, masseuse, Mary Kay representative--TBA) and time with other Moravian College women. (still pending co-sponsorship with the Sororities and female residence advisors)

Monday, March 19th- Joan Sarno, Women's Health Nurse Practitioner with the Moravian College School of Nursing and St. Luke's Hospital, joining Moravian students, faculty, and staff for a Pot luck dinner to discuss women's health issues. 5pm-7pm in the Snyder Room of the Haupert Union Building.

Tuesday, March 20th-Wellness Fair, 10am-2pm, Haupert Union Building. Featuring blood pressure screenings, Cholesterol testing for the first 60 people to attend, lung function testing, the Coalition for a Smoke Free Valley, information from Planned Parenthood, massages, vision screening, and much more!

Also, at 7:30pm in Prosser Auditorium, speaker Sandra Guzman. She is former editor of Latina magazine- her topic is "Latino Leadership in the New Millennium: Women on the Move". A reception featuring Latino culinary delights to follow at 8:30pm in the HUB Lounge. She is former editor of Latina magazine- her topic is "Latino Leadership in the New Millennium: Women on the Move"

March 20th-11:45am , "Don't Cry; Scream-African American Women's Literature - in the HUB Dr. Sharon Gavin-Levy form NCCC.

Pam Pillsbury, Community Education Director of Turning Point will display shirts from the CLOTHESLINE PROJECT- t-shirts displayed on clotheslines to raise community awareness about abusive relationships on Tuesday, March 27 at 8pm in the UBC Room of the HUB. Sponsored by the Peer educators through USG funding.

Thursday, March 29th-Comedienne Lynn Trefzger, known for her upbeat ventriloquism! She will be appearing in Prosser Auditorium at 9:30pm- You won't want to miss it!

Friday and Saturday, March 30 and 31st- The MC Dancers!!!!! Featured in their 26th Annual Dance Concert, at 8pm in Foy Concert Hall on the Church Street Campus.

Saturday, March 31- the LVAIC Women's Studies Conference in the HUB.