Sunday, March 13, 2016
Location: Baker Ballroom
Over 600 members of the campus and community gather together every year to celebrate International Women’s Day at Ohio University. The International Women's Day Festival provides an opportunity for the campus community to highlight women’s and girl’s achievements, to reflect on women’s status today, and to imagine a future where all women are valued as local, national, and global citizens.
We encourage all members of our community – domestic and international, students, faculty, staff, and community and family members - to participate in this event.
Perform – further information, including suggestions and the application, are available here - Application Due February 17th 2016.
Volunteer – a two-hour shift assists us in ensuring that the International Women’s Day Festival is a success. Click here to sign up - Application Due February 17th 2016.
Table at the event with your research, artwork, or items to sell. Click here for an application - Application Due February 17th 2016.
Enter the competition to design our International Women's Day Festival poster. Past IWD posters can be viewed in the Women’s Center. Everyone is welcome to submit a poster for consideration; entries will be accepted through Friday, January 29th at 5pm. You may send a digital submission to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop off a physical copy at the Women's Center, in Baker 403. Submissions must include the artist’s full name, OU status (student, faculty, community member, etc.), email address and phone number as well a short 150 word biography about the artist. The winner will have their design used for the International Women's Day Festival advertising materials, have their name included on the poster, and receive a goodie bag from the Women's Center.