Events

REGISTER NOW FOR THE WOMEN AND GIRLS LEADERSHIP CAFE ON OCTOBER 25, 2022

Join Dr. Michelle Meggs, Women + Girls Research Alliance and Rhonda Caldwell, the Women's Inter-cultural Exchange for a World CafĂ© style dialogue addressing issues impacting the lives of women and girls in the Charlotte Metropolitan Area. The event will be held on October 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the UNC Charlotte Student Activity Center. To register visit http://tinyurl.com/Leadership-Cafe, or email Dr. Michelle Meggs

Facilitated conversations will:

  • Support open dialogue and active engagement
  • Explore possibilities to formulate transformative solutions to address challenges impeding the well-being of women and girls
  • Discuss Safety, Health and Wellness, Economic Opportunity

The event is open to grassroots community leaders, faculty researchers, civic partners, students, parents, health care providers, teachers, and non-profit leaders. All participants will receive breakfast and lunch. W + GRA is seeking high school girls to join our college tour. Students will receive goodie bags and have the opportunity to participate in event raffles. Transportation for interested students will be provided by Title I.

 

OLDER EVENTS

 

The "She-Cession" header

 

Guardian article: How the 'shecession' will cause long-term harm for women in the US

Link to Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) report: Building the Future: Bold Policies for a Gender Equitable Recovery