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Will YOU change the world? A one-day workshop on women's politics and organ...
Sat 5 November 2016, 09:45 – 16:00 GMT
A one-day workshop organised by students, for students. Join us to hear inspiring speakers who will lead discussions on how women have changed, or are changing, the world. It aims to start discussions about contemporary women's politics, as well as encourage attendees to make positive changes in the world around them. The workshop is open to both undergraduates and postgraduates. Spaces are free but limited - book now to avoid disappointment. Lunch is included.
Keynote: Jasvinder Sanghera CBE
Founder of Karma Nirvana, a national award-winning charity that
supports people affected by honour based abuse and
Monica Buckland: Conductor and alumna of Newnham College will reflect upon the 'glass ceiling’.
Dr Gill Sutherland: Historian and Fellow Emerita of Newnham College will talk about the struggle for women's access to Cambridge University.
CUSU Women's Officer Audrey Sebatindira, supported by JCR and MCR Newnham women's officers.
There will also be a representative from Borough Belles Women's Institute, founded in 2009, with the mission of 'Inspiring women' forging friendships and sparking passions.
PLUS tours of Newnham Library’s special collections.