2014 WILL AWARDEE & KEYNOTE SPEAKER Tanya Fields, BLK Projek Founder
President Barack Obama, still campaigning in October of 2008, responded to our inquiry
of all candidates: “What would you do to promote CEDAW, the Equal Rights Amendment,
and the advancement of women?”
THREE-DAY INTERACTIVE CONFERENCE THEME - ECOFEMINISM: CULTIVATING PLACE AND IDENTITY
Registration is now open for the 4th Biennial Seneca Falls Dialogues, scheduled for
October 17-19 in Seneca Falls, New York. A collaborative effort coordinated by WILL
and the University Alliance, the Dialogues focus on the continuing struggle for human
The March Call for Dialogues yielded numerous responses. A total of 15 topics were
selected by the Alliance for presentation, to be facilitated by groups traveling
from as far away as Kent State and Indiana Universities.
Past biennial events have drawn nearly 200 participants, mainly students, professors
and women’s studies program directors, and women’s rights activists.
While there is a cost to participate, the conference planners have kept the registration
fees to a minimum. Student registration costs $50. Non-student registration is $125.
For those who wish to attend just the dinner and/or brunch, each featuring keynote
speakers, tickets for those events can be purchased separately (see registration
In order to make the event affordable for everyone, a limited number of scholarships
which cover both registration and hotel assistance are available to students. Students
must send an informal scholarship request to Conference Co-Chair Angela Clark-Taylor
at email@example.com. All scholarship requests must be received prior to September
11. Applicants must submit information concerning the nature of their financial
need, including the lack of other financial resources to support their participation.
SUNDAY BRUNCH KEYNOTE SPEAKER Jill Tietjen, President, Nat. Women’s Hall of Fame
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2014
AUTHOR, ACTIVIST NADIA SHAHRAM DIALOGUES WITH STANTON
The Women’s Institute for Leadership & Learning (WILL) joined with the
Women’s Interfaith Institute on International Women’s Day, March 8, to present the
fourth in a series of unique opportunities to see and hear Elizabeth Cady Stanton