To kick off Women’s History Month, California State University, Dominguez Hills will host a women’s conference on Friday, March 7, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Loker Student Union Ballroom.
The day will include workshop sessions on career development, economic empowerment, health and well being, and keynote addresses provided by Tricia Rose, professor of Africana studies and director of the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at Brown University, and Helen Torres, executive director and CEO of Hispanics Organized for Political Equality (HOPE). Dr. Rose’s presentation will be on “The impact of gender, race and popular culture on the lives of young women.” Ms. Torres will address barriers that women of color face and transforming the personal journey into leadership lessons.
For more information, contact the Office of Student Life at (310) 243-2081.
The CSU Dominguez Hills Women’s Conference is a program of the Division of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs with sponsorship from the Loker Student Union, the Office of Student Life, the Women’s Resource Center, the College of Arts and Humanities, and the Department of Africana Studies.