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International Women’s Day Forum at Roane State Oak Ridge

This is a really impressive program line-up.

International Women’s Day Forum
Prepared Girls – Powerful Women
Friday, March 9, 2012
12:00 PM (Registration) to 4:30 PM
at the
Oak Ridge Campus
Roane State Community College

The forum is FREE.
Refreshments will be provided.
FREE parking is available in front of the facility.

Speakers:

  • Power and Priorities, Lori Tucker, News Anchor, WATE-TV
  • Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking: The Unimaginable Physical and Emotional Toll on Women and Girls, Silvia Calzadilla, Community Coalition against Human Trafficking
  • How Have We Gotten Here?!? The History and Politics of Women’s Reproductive Health Care, Corinne Rovetti, Family Nurse Practitioner, Co-Director Knoxville Center for Reproductive Health
  • Immigration: A Women’s Rights Issue, Meghan Conley, PhD candidate, UT Department of Sociology
  • Healthy Women, Healthy Children: Mental Illness and Substance Abuse, Freddie Nechtow, MS, Licensed Professional Counselor and Mental Health Provider and Rachel Cooper-Ross, MS, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Ridgeview
  • International Women’s Day 2012: The View from East Tennessee, Fran Ansley, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, UT College of Law

Sponsors are Women’s Interfaith Dialogue Group, AAUW Oak Ridge Branch, League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge, and Altrusa International of Oak Ridge.

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