Women's History Month 2021
Rutgers University-Newark Celebrates Women's History Month
Every year, the accomplishments and contributions of women to American society are celebrated during the month of March, which is designated by the United States Congress as Women’s History Month.
All month, Rutgers University—Newark is highlighting the critical role of women in all aspects of society, remembering women’s rich legacy in history and honoring the countless accomplishments of women in Newark, in New Jersey, in the U.S. and around the world.
Rutgers-Newark Women’s History Month Kickoff
Shealers: Mind, Body, and Soul
Watch the replay of our kickoff celebration awarding the five recipients of this year's "Hidden Figures: Sheroes" of Rutgers University-Newark and Greater Newark community in addition to a dynamic line up of performers and speakers at the forefront of medicine, wellness, and healing in the pandemic era.
Strong Black Girls
Monday, March 1
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Register at https://go.rutgers.edu/StrongBlackGirls to receive Zoom link.
Join Professors Danielle Apugo, Lynnette Mawhinney, and Afiya Mbilishaka on Monday, March 1 at 6:00pm (ET) for a discussion of their edited volume, Strong Black Girls: Reclaiming Schools in Their Own Image.
Negotiating in the Gap: Women, pay Equity, and the Power of Negotiation
Tuesday, March 2
NJPAC Backstage: Deniece Williams
Thursday, March 4, 2021
7:00pm to 7:30pm
PSEG True Diversity Film Series: She Did That: Black women in the workplace
Monday, March 15
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Robin P. Chapdelaine: The Persistence of Slavery
12:00pm to 1:00pm