Diverse Women’s Summit 2023 now accepting submissions

Students, groups, faculty, staff, innovation partners and the public are invited to submit abstracts or proposals to present at the 2023 Diverse Women’s Summit (DWS), which is held 9 a.m.-noon Monday, March 20 and 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, March 21. DWS is a meeting of individuals and groups from different backgrounds on local, regional, national and global issues affecting women. The theme of the 2023 DWS will be diversity and belonging at Wichita State.

Proposals should include 100-200 words describing the presentation (type, subject, theme and purpose). Presentations that focus on the following topics will be given priority:

  • Intersectional research
  • Investigations into belonging
  • Citizenship and special populations
  • Women, gender, race, ethnicity, sexuality and ability
  • Social justice and the future

Proposals and abstracts will be accepted until Friday, March 3 and should be submitted to robin.henry@wichita.edu. For more information, contact 316-978-3358 or joyce.dalporto-ward@wichita.edu.

This event is sponsored by the Department of Women’s, Ethnicity and Intersectional Studies, the Center for Women’s Studies, the Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion