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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire


News Bureau Schofield Hall 201 Eau Claire, WI 54702
phone: (715) 836-4741
fax: (715) 836-2900

UW-Eau Claire Hosts Events
For Women's History Month 

MAILED: Feb. 26, 2002

         EAU CLAIRE  The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will host a number of events in March in honor of Women's History Month. The UW-Eau Claire Commission on the Status of Women has adopted the National Women's History Month theme, "Women Sustaining the American Spirit," and has incorporated this theme in the month's events. All events are free and open to the public.

         Women's History Month events are sponsored by the Commission on the Status of Women; women's studies program; Housing & Residence Life; UW-Eau Claire departments of history, English, and economics; Office of Research and Sponsored Programs; University Recreation; Student Health Service; Student Senate; University Activities Commission; Activities and Programs; Towers Hall Council; Peer Diversity Educators; National Residence Hall Honorary; Making Our School an Intercultural Community (MOSAIC); Party Smart; Violence Against Women Task Force; Promoting Awareness Victim Empowerment (PAVE); American Association of University Women; and Wisconsin Women in Higher Education Leadership (WWHEL).
         For more information, contact Jodi Thesing-Ritter at 836-3630 or send e-mail to

UW-Eau Claire Home  News Bureau
Judy Berthiaume
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 201
(715) 836-4741

Updated: Feb. 26, 2002