29
February
2012
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07:15 PM
America/New_York

In the news: A shot at the best (Larry Carlton)

Mohawk College will be hosting a number of activities related to International Women's Day on Thursday, March 8, including the following:


All Campuses:



  • Distribution of purple ribbons to students and staff.

  • IWD poster displays using original artwork created by Mohawk College Graphics students.


Fennell:



  • Live TV show in North Atrium (C Wing) 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. - broadcast live throughout Fennell and in 30 minute segments on Cable 14 over the following two weeks.

  • Fennell Campus TV Screens to display art by women artists throughout the day.

  • Coverage on INDI 101 FM - 50 Women Who Rocked Music

  • Rose sale in C104 in support of Martha House Women's Shelter.

  • Poetry reading with Linda Frank, inspirational quilt made by students and staff, draws and prizes and a book display in the Fennell Campus Library.

  • Wall of Inspiration in C Wing atrium

  • Equality wall in the cafeteria (lower level C Wing)


IAHS:



  • Community awareness booths set up in the lobby: United Way, Women's Center, Living Rock and Pay it Forward


STARRT:



  • Book display featuring Canadian female authors

  • Rose sale in the Student Engagement Office

  • Display of quotes from famous women.