WEIS eighth annual Diverse Women’s Summit to be held March 20

The Department of Women’s, Ethnicity and Intersectional Studies (WEIS), in sponsorship with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, will convene the eighth annual Diverse Women’s Summit, with events scheduled starting 9 a.m. Monday, March 20 in the Beggs Ballroom, 305 Rhatigan Student Center.

The event is free and open to the public. The following is the list of scheduled events:

  • Student Showcase: 9:00 a.m.-noon. Presentations of papers, art, posters and other projects by students and other participants.
  • Creative Concourse: 1-4 p.m. Poetry, skits, stories and other presentations by community members, students and other participants.
  • International Women’s Day Keynote Speech: 7-8:30 p.m. The speech will discuss the 2022 theme, “Intersectionality at Wichita State University–Prospects and Perspectives.”