School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences

Events

6 March 2017 - 11 March 2017

Woman(kind)ness, Strength, and Resilience: a celebration of women worldwide 6th – 11th March 2017

  • 6th – 11th March 2017
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  • Ticket Information

    Theatre ProductionThe element in the room: a radioactive musical comedy about the death and life of Marie Curie” (Friday, 10 March at 7:00pm). £7.00 per ticket. Please buy tickets in advance from the website

    Tickets for the talk  From sex to gender: a biological and cultural journey (Wednesday, 8 March at 1:00pm). FREE Event

     

About this event

Our School is hosting the  event “Woman(kind)ness, Strength, and Resilience: a celebration of women worldwide” , coordinated by Ines Varela-Silva and set up to run between 6-11 March. This is an event integrated in the celebrations of International Women’s Day and in collaboration to several groups inside the University and around Loughborough (see websites below for further details).

There is a fund-raising component that will benefit the Charity “Living without Abuse-Loughborough”  that helps victims of domestic violence. 

General website with the full programme:https://www.internationalwomensday.com/Activity/7669/Woman-kind-ness-Strength-and-Resilience-A-celebration-of-women-worldwide-2017

Tickets for the theatre production: The element in the room: a radioactive musical comedy about the death and life of Marie Curie” (Friday, 10 March at 7:00pm). £7.00 per ticket – ALL MONEY goes to Living Without Abuse. Please visit the website to purchase your ticket. 

Tickets for the talk  From sex to gender: a biological and cultural journey (Wednesday, 8 March at 1:00pm). FREE Event

Tours of the photo exhibitions: Mon 6 Mar 1:00-1:30pm | Tue 7 Mar 10:00-10:30, 10:30-11:00, 2:00-2:30pm | Wed 8 March 2:30-3:00pm, 3:00-3:30pm | Thu 9 Mar 10:00-10:30, 10:30-11:00, 2:00-2:30pm | Fri 10 Mar 1:30-2:00pm, 2:00-2.30pm, 2:30-3.00pm. Meeting point: Martin Hall.

Bangles for Woman(kind)ness: Collection of wood+resin bangles by David M Kennedy – 100% of the profits go to Living Without Abuse. See pinned post on the Woman(kind)ness Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/womankindness/

If you wish to be involved please contact Ines (m.i.o.varela-silva@lboro.ac.uk).

Please feel free to share this event among your contacts.

Please get involved!

Many thanks,

Ines

 

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