Monday, Sept. 17  
9:50 a.m. Symposium Chapel
Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
Mindful Monday: Women's Voices Resound
Tuesday, Sept. 18  
9:50 a.m. Symposium Chapel
Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
Text Tuesday: Dr. Elna Solvang, religion
4 p.m. Art Exhibit "Women's Work"
Gallery Reception

Cyrus M. Running Gallery
Art Exhibit "Women's Work"
4:30-5:30 p.m. Gallery Lecture
Frances Frazier Comstock Theatre
Panel moderated by Dayna Del Val, director, The Arts Partnership
Panelists: Lindsey Brammell, assistant professor, art; Michaela Chorn '13, artist; Amy Sands '93, Metropolitan State University; Klaire Lockheart, artist and educator
Host organization: Art Department
7:30-9 p.m.


Opening Plenary Session
Rebecca Walker, 
author and activist
"Feminism, Intersectionality and Power"
Welcome: Dr. William Craft, president
Opening Remarks: Dr. Darcie Sell, Symposium co-chair
Introduction: Karissa Chouinard '19
Moderator: Dr. Karla Knutson, associate professor, English, and co-director, Women's and Gender Studies
Host Organization: Feminism Club and Student Symposium Committee

 

9-9:45 p.m. World Cafe
Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
followed by Rebecca Walker book signing
Wednesday, Sept. 19  
9-10:15 a.m.
Special Music
Dr. Sonja Harasim, viola; Dr. Jay Hershberger, piano
"Passacaglia on an Old English Tune," Rebecca Clark, composer
 
Second Plenary Session
Jackson Katz,
 co-founder of Mentors in Violence Prevention
"More Than a Few Good Men: A Lecture on American Manhood and Violence Against Women"
Introducer: Kevin Marzolf '19
Moderator: Michelle Lelwica, professor, religion
Host Organization: It's on Us
10:15-10:45 a.m. Refreshment Break
north and south ends of Memorial Auditorium
10:45 a.m.-Noon
Third Plenary Session
Debra Fitzpatrick, community engagement director, co-director, Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy, University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs
"Reducing Disparities Through Gender Transformative Public Policy"
Introducer: Maddison Harvala ’20
Moderator: Dr. Nicholas Ellig, professor, sociology
Host Organization: First Generation Student Union
Noon-1 p.m. Lunch on your own

1-5 p.m.

Resource Fair
Atrium, Knutson Campus Center

1-1:45 p.m.

First Round Concurrent Sessions
Various Locations

2-2:45 p.m. Second Round Concurrent Sessions
Various Locations
3-3:45 p.m.



College Dialogues
"Why Gender Matters: Dialogues about Gender and Power"
Various Locations


Thursday, Sept. 20  
9:50 a.m. Symposium Chapel
Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
Dr. Mary Streufert, director, ELCA Justice for Women Program

Q & A Format

Tuesday evening plenary session: To submit a question for Rebecca Walker, visit govote.at on your laptop or smartphone and use code ( 15 49 45 ).

Wednesday morning 9 a.m. plenary session: To submit a question for Dr. Jackson Katz, visit govote.at on your laptop or smartphone and use the code ( 28 81 82 ).

Wednesday morning 10:45 a.m. plenary session: To submit a question for Debra Fitzpatrick, visit govote.at on your laptop or smartphone and use code ( 95 26 52 ).

You can also submit a written question. There will be ushers in the aisles to collect written questions and deliver them to the question panel table.

Cobber Bookstore

Books by symposium speakers are available at the Cobber Bookstore.