Events

6th March

EPS Faculty Lunch invitation to female PhD students

You are invited to a lunch and networking event for female PhD students from across the EPS Faculty. The lunch will be held in Room 02.527 in the David Keir Building at 12.30-1.30 on Monday 6th March. This will be an opportunity to meet other PhD students from different Schools across the faculty

Queen’s Gender Initiative:

Annual Clare Macmahon Lecture entitled “Careering Around” by Professor Dame Vicki Bruce

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/annual-clare-macmahon-lecture-with-professor-dame-vicki-bruce-tickets-32349232425

7th March

HAPP

Hosting a Swan Athena International Woman’s Day Coffee Morning at 10.30am in 13 University Square.  Tuesday 7th March 2017.

8th March

HAPP

John H Whyte Memorial Lecture entitled, “What's wrong with losing citizenship? Examining state powers to withdraw citizenship”  given by one of this island’s leading political theorists, Professor Iseult Honohan  in the Harty Room, Music School  at 5pm on International Women’s Day

Contact email/Tel:  Dr Margaret O’Callaghan; m.ocallaghan@qub.ac.uk or Susan Templeton, s.templeton@qub.ac.uk

Ulster Historical Society

Emma  Sylvia  Duffin

(I883-I979)

Nurse Wwi, Vad Commandant Wwii,

Diarist And Book Illustrator.

The plaque will be unveiled on International Women’s Day, Wednesday, 8th March 2017 at 11.30 am at 29 University Square, Belfast BT7 IPD. Refreshments will follow at ‛Junction’ Ground Floor, School of Law, Queen’s University.

RSVP – Trevor Parkhill. Ulster History Circle – 07460980480/ lesparkhill@macunlimited.net

School of Law

The Human Rights Centre will be holding an event entitled 'Human Rights and Womanhood: Contemporary Issues facing Women in Northern Ireland' on the 8th of March 3-5pm in Room 02.003, Main Site Tower. There will be a number of speakers at this event presenting on issues of domestic violence, women's imprisonment, reproductive rights, displaced women coming to UK/NI and disability rights.

Also entries to the poster competition “Be Bold For Change” will be on display in the School.

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/human-rights-and-womanhood-contemporary-issues-facing-women-in-northern-ireland-tickets-32327624796

School of Pharmacy

Pulling up the ladder - is sisterhood a myth? Talk by Colette Goldrick, directpr of ABPI, 1pm, school lecture theatre

Lunch from 12 noon in MG12/13 - everyone welcome! 

9th March

Centre for Advancement of Women in Politics (CAWP): 

Be Bold for Change: Reflections of Scholar and Activist, Angela Davis

Whitla Hall, Thu 9 March 2017, 17:30 – 19:00

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/be-bold-for-change-reflections-of-scholar-and-activist-angela-davis-tickets-31889547495

10th March

The School of Nursing and Midwifery

#Be BoldforChange

The gender challenge: can business be bold enough to make the change?”

Deborah McConnell

Date: Friday 10th March at 5pm followed by drinks reception

Venue: Canada Room, Lanyon Building QUB