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Women's History: Guide

Celebrating Women's History


Hood Feminism: Notes From the Women That a Movement Forgot
Modern HERstory
Work It, Girl: Mae Jemison : Blast off Into Space Like
We Should All Be Feminists
Fannie Lou Hamer: The Life of a Civil Rights Icon
So You Want to Talk about Race
I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
Breathe: A Letter to My Sons
Serena Williams: Tennis Champion, Sports Legend, and Cultural Heroine
Sisters of the Yam
The Color Purple
Resistance Reimagined: Black Women's Critical Thought As Survival
Zora Neale Hurston
Phillis Wheatley: Biography of a Genius in Bondage
The Collected Works of Ida B. Wells-Barnett : The Complete Works PergamonMedia
Gwendolyn Brooks
A Spectacular Leap: Black Women Athletes in Twentieth-Century America
NASA and the Long Civil Rights Movement
Changing the Rules the Engagement: Inspiring Stories of Courage and Leadership From Women in the Military
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
My Beloved World
¡Sí, Ella Puede!: The Rhetorical Legacy Of Dolores Huerta And The United Farm Workers
How the Vote Was Won
Representing Sylvia Plath
Yuri Kochiyama quote
Maria Tallchief quote
Ellen Ochoa quote
Coretta Scott King quote
bell hooks quote


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After accessing the Swank Digital Campus database, go to the search box on top and enter the titles below. Enjoy the films!


For the most current event, visit the Center for Culture and Social Justice. For past recordings of the events, visit Chaffey College Facebook Past Live Videos.

Women's History Month Event Calendar 2023

Past Events

International Women's DayInternational Women’s Day - 2 Events

Monday, March 8th at 12pm
International Women’s Day Panel 

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Tuesday, March 30th at 12pm
Important Women Throughout the World

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Women Entrepreneurs Women Entrepreneurs

March 11th from 12pm to 1pm

Featuring the Panelists: Amy Valdivia - Branch Manager, American Financial Network
Deanna Margaritha - Owner, Infuzion Zone
Michelle L. Skiljan- -Executive Director of the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship


Evolution of a Black GirlEvolution of a Black Girl: From the Slave House to the White House

Tuesday, March 23rd at 12pm

Starring Actress, Author & Educator Morgan McCoy, One Woman, Twelve Characters
A dramatic journey from 1600s Africa to today weaves a rich history of African-American women's strength, resilience and achievements


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I am ChaffeyI am Chaffey - Breaking the stereotypes of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

March 25th • 12pm

Featuring Elizabeth “Liz” Encarnacion, Assistant Professor Communication Studies

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Women Leading ChangeWomen Leading Change

March 29th • 12pm-1pm

Leaders sharing the journey into politics and the passion for serving their community.

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no more stolen sistersMissing and murdered Indigenous women and girls

Painting: Muscogee Creek artist Maddie Lamb painted a large MMIW wall mural entitled ‘No More Stolen Sisters’ located at 301 S. Main Street in Muskogee, Oklahoma, to bring attention to the ever growing cause of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women. (Submission)

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