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International Women Day at Sheffield Town Hall

 Women’s Network invites  all girls and women to celebrate International Women’s Day

 

‘Inspiring Change – Challenging Stereotyping and  Empowering Girls and Women’

 

Saturday 8th March 2014

Sheffield town hall

10.00aM – 1.00pM

Welcome

Councillor Julie Dore, Leader of Sheffield , City Council

Councillor Jackie Drayton, Chair of Sheffield Women’s Network

 

Keynote presentation

Nancy Fielder, author of ‘The Star salutes our Women of Steel’, plus special guests: Women of Steel! Women that worked in the steel industry during the world wars.

 

Various Workshops (on page 3 of the attached brochure) – women in engineering workshop will be about challenging stereotypes

 

 ‘International Women’s Voices –  my journey to Sheffield and beyond’ Chaired by Shirley Allen-Jackson, Workers’

Educational Association. This will include Prof. Elena Rodrigues-Falcon journey from Mexico to UK!

 

The event is free!

No need to book – just come along!

Free tea/coffee. Sandwiches on sale

 

all GIrls and Women Welcome

 

We hope to see you there!

 

Women in Engineering Society

University of Sheffield

www.womeninengineering.org.uk

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