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Celebrating 125 Years of Women at WVU

The WVU Libraries will be hosting a symposium this week to commemorate 125 years of women at WVU, when Harriet E. Lyon graduated in 1891.  The main presentation by Gina Barreca, a syndicated feminist columnist, will be on Wednesday, March 16th at 7:30 pm in the Milano Reading Room in the Downtown Library.  The title of her talk will be: “Courage, Curiosity, and Conviction: Celebrating 125 Years of Educating Women at WVU.”

Here is the article about the event:

http://wvutoday.wvu.edu/n/2016/03/07/symposium-explores-125th-anniversary-of-wvu-s-first-woman-graduate

Please see the attached flyer with a listing of all of the events, including a Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon.

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