2010 Women’s History Month Events in the RGV

As my MA is in Women’s History, the nerd in me is trés excited about the March lecture series at South Texas College.  I fully intend to beg for those nights off! 🙂

All lectures take place at 7 p.m. at the STC Library’s Rainbow Room (3201 W. Pecan Blvd.) unless otherwise noted:

  • March 3The Revolutionary Borderland: Mexican Women’s Labor & Activism by Sonia Hernandez, asst. professor at UTPA
  • March 4The Feminization of Poverty in Historical Perspective by Kate Transchel, prof. at CSU-Chico
  • March 9Alborada: How the Media Produces Stereotypes of Mothers by Petra Guerra, asst. professor at UTPA
  • March 11 – STC instructor Cassie Rincones will moderate a panel discussion on the history of women in politics in the Rio Grande Valley that will include Hidalgo County Treasurer Norma G. Garcia and state Rep. Veronica Gonzales
  • March 11  (10 a.m.) – Workshop on dating violence by Mujeres Unidas, Hidalgo County’s only women’s shelter
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