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Communication Associate: Public Relations | Lori Melton | | (218) 726-8830

November 1, 2001
Susan Beasy Latto, Director of Public Relations, (218) 726-8830
Susana Pelayo-Woodward , UMD Women's Studies, (218) 726-8444

Dr. Peggy McIntosh to Speak at UMD November 14
"White Privilege And Male Privilege: A Personal Account of Coming To See Correspondences Through Work in Women's Studies."

Dr. Peggy McIntosh will speak on "White Privilege and Male Privilege: A Personal Account of Coming to See Correspondences through Work in Women's Studies." Wednesday, November 14 at 7pm in the Kirby Ballroom located on the UMD campus. A 6 pm reception will proceed the speech. The event is hosted by the UMD Commission on Women and is part of the 20th Anniversary of the UMD Women's Studies Department.

Dr. McIntosh is the founder and co-director of the National S.E.E.D. Project on Inclusive Curriculum (Seeking Educational Equality and Diversity) She consults nationally and internationally on creating gender-fair and multiculutural curricula.

The event is free and open to the public.

Month long activities will be held throughout November. For more information contact (218) 726-7953.

A complete list of activities is attached.

Schedule of Events for the 20th Anniversary of the UMD Women's Studies Program

November 2 Mary Hayes Grieco "Forgiveness as a Healing Force" 12 pm, Kirby 323
November 8 Kim Campbell, Self Defense Workshop - 6:30 pm, Sports and Health Center 145
November 12 - 16 Diversity Week
November 12 "Celebrate Diversity" Club Tables in Kirby
November 12 "STOP THE HATE" workshop, Rafters - 4-6 pm To register call 726-7300 or email
November 13 African Drums - 12 pm, Kirby Lounge
November 14 Commission on Women Gallery of Grants - 6-7 pm, Kirby Ballroom
November 14 Beth Olson, "The Date Rape Drug" - 12 pm, Kirby Plaza 120
November 15 Film "Black Is, Black Ain't - 6-8 pm, Kirby Ballroom
November 16 Diversity Roundtable Discussions - 12 pm, Kirby 323
November 27 Dale Swapinski, Keynote Speaker, Silent Auction to kick off World AIDS Day - 6 pm, Tweed Museum of Art
November 28 "Celebrating Women in the Arts" - 11 am, Bullpub

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