Registration open for the 2016 Summit on Women, Gender and Well-Being

Registration is now open for the 
2016 Summit on Women, Gender and Well-Being
Women & Well-being: Wisconsin & the World
 
April 15-16, 2016
UW-Madison
Pyle Center,  Madison, Wisconsin
 
Join Us!
(Register before March 10, 2016 for the best price.)
 
Plan to join us and choose between the 70 concurrent presentations by over 150 faculty, students, and activists in women’s and gender studies.
 
Speakers 
Dr. Donna Shalala ~ Current president of the Clinton Foundation, former Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1987-1993), and  past president. University of Miami and Professor of Political Science.
 
Dr. Tererai Trent ~ World-renowned scholar, humanitarian, motivational speaker, educator, mentor, and inspiration, leading the global charge in the fight for quality education for all children.
 
Plenaries
Connecting Nuestra Historia: Stories of Strength and Struggle Across the Generations
Maria Cotera, associate professor, Departments of Women’s Studies and American Culture at the University of Michigan
Andrea “Tess” Arenas, Emeritus Faculty Affiliate, Chican@ Latin@ Studies, UW-Madison
Linda Garcia Merchant, filmmaker, Doctoral Student, U.S. Latina/o and Chicana/o Literatures, Film and Digital Humanities, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
 
 
Social Transformations to End Exploitation and Trafficking for Sex (STREETS)
Jean M. GeranAraceli Alonso, Co-Directors, UW-STREETS Initiative
Amy Bintliff, UW-STREETS Project Assistant
 
 
Also featuring activist arts offerings
And much, much, more!
 
Check out the Summit website and Register TODAY!!!
 
Conveners 
University of Wisconsin Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium
 
Co-Sponsors
The WGSC is made up of the Office of the Women’s and Gender Studies Librarian, the Women & Science Program, and the 14 UW System Women’s and Gender Studies Programs and Departments
 
Non UWSystem co-sponsors include the Women and Gender Studies programs of: