Mount Union College Women's History Month Convocation to be Held March 16
March 13, 2006
In observation of National Women's History Month, Kayla Williams, author and former soldier who served in Iraq, will be the featured speaker on Thursday, March 16 at 10:35 a.m. in the Dewald Chapel.
Williams is the author of 'Love My Rifle More than You: Young and Female in the U. S. Army.' This book gives a brutally honest account of serving among men in the U.S. Army. Her story gives an unprecedented young woman's perspective.
Following the convocation will be the recognition of the 2006 Jane Weston Chapman Award winners. These awards will be presented for outstanding contributions in promoting coeducation through dissemination of women's history, addressing women's issues, and enhancing the climate for women's participation in Mount Union College community life activities.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Office of Public Affairs and Marketing at (330) 823-6063.