While the event is geared towards encouraging women into shaping policy and politics by taking a greater role in it, with so much experience in the field of labor and social justice the message delivered is bound to be enlightening to all. (Eric S. Peterson)
Tuesday, March 11, 2008
Chick Week Celebration!
[Get Active] Sorry about the header there, just trying to get some attention. Any who, the U. is hosting a mess of fine discussions, movies and events in celebration of women's week. A few events have already taken place, but you can still swing by the Union Ballroom tomorrow, Wed. at 4 pm to hear keynote speaker Dolores Huerta. Huerta is a pillar in America's Chicana labor movement, and is co-founder and vice president of United Farm Workers, where she has worked for over 30 years advocating for the oft-marginalized women, men and children who toil in our country's produce fields.