International Women’s Day 2011 Event Schedule

The Ohio University Women’s Center will be hosting its third annual International Women’s Day Festival on Sunday, March 13, 2011 from 2-6 p.m. The Festival will be held in Baker University Center Ballroom and all are invited to attend!

This year’s festival will feature dancers, singers, writers and other performers of all nationalities. We hope to see you there!

2:00-2:05 Lois Whealey Presentation On Jane Addams
2:05-2:10 Susanne B. Dietzel, Erica Harding, Quiana Rivers, Introduction
2:10-2:15 Kelsey & Paige Higgins, and Chloe Wolf – Irish Dancing
2:15-2:20 Crystalyn Thomas-Davis – Frances E.W. Harper Poem
2:20-2:25 Fatimah Hani Hassan – Malaysian Song
2:25-2:30 Janis Butler Holm – Original Poetry
2:30-2:35 Emilie Walker & Jill Klimpel – Art of Living & Meditation-1804 Lounge 3pm
2:35-2:50 Seven Jewish Children: A Play for Gaza Eden Almasude, Alana Dakin, Lourdes Gomez, Maria Santon, Leah Vincent
2:50-3:00 Athens Black Contemporary Dancers (ABCD)
3:00-3:05 Calliope – Feminist Choir
3:05-3:15 Huyen Tran, Traditional Women’s Vietnamese Clothing
3:15-3:20 International Fashion Show (Traditional and Formal Dress)
3:20-3:25 Allison N. Gilligan – Speech on Domestic Violence
2:25-3:35 Ohio Reformatory for Women Warden’s Choir
3:35-3:40 Habibti Rakkasah Belly Dance Club
3:40-3:45 Betty Ackah, “Phenomenal Women” by Maya Angelou
3:45-3:55 Women of Timor-Leste Presentation
3:55-4:00 Violence Against Women in the Democratic Republic of Congo
4:00-4:05 Zhang Chunan – Traditional Chinese Dance of the Lotus Flower
4:05-4:15 Woman in War Video by Erin Riordan
4:15-4:20 International Fashion Show (Contemporary Dress)
4:20-4:25 Hannah Stanton-Gockel – Hula-Hooper
4:25-4:30 Searia Christian-Daniels – Spoken word
4:30-4:40 Cindy Ordonez-Bogart, “Fridays,” short-story
4:40-4:45 Ellyn Burnes , Original Poetry
4:45-4:55 The Tempo Tantrums
4:55-5:00 Association of Nigerian Dancers
5:00-5:05 Jessica Furguson, an award-winning speech about rape
5:05-5:15 Japanese Student Association , Traditional Dance
5:15-5:20 Rebecca Mercado, Latin American Poetry
5:20-5:30 Jan Griesinger, Poetry by Chrystos
5:30-5:40 Eny Winarti, Traditional Bali Dance
5:50-6:00 Anointed Praise Gospel Choir

About Ohio U Women's Center

The Ohio University Women’s Center serves and responds to the needs of OU women students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the community. Founded in 2007, the center is dedicated to creating an inclusive and welcoming campus climate for all members of the community through programs, resources, referrals, advocacy, and education. Located in Baker University Center 403.
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