2022 Women's History Month
Join us as we celebrate Women's History Month (WHM) throughout March. For further event details, review the schedule below or check out the WHM Pride Portal calendar.
All month long | Via the Pride Portal
Curated by Community College of Philadelphia’s Library and featuring an array of authors and genres, enjoy a reading list in celebration of Women’s History Month.
Thursday, March 3, 2022 | 2 – 3 p.m. | Join us on YouTube
Much of the discussion on parenthood and reproductive rights focuses on cis women and heterosexual couples, so what does parenthood look like for queer and trans parents? Join our panel of LGBTQIA+ parents as they provide insight on their journey and struggles. Co-sponsored by the MarcDavid LGBTQ Center and the CCAMPIS program, a grant funded program at CCP which helps to offset the cost of child care for eligible students.
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Join us on Zoom
Encouraging diversity throughout the College community is more than a goal; it's a shared mindset and commitment. Please join Dr. Generals for a Fireside Chat to engage in a conversation recognizing Women's History Month. Share reflections on your favorite book, poem, song or any artistic expression celebrating Women's history.
Friday, March 18, 2022 | 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. | Join us on Zoom
Join the members of the AAWCC, CCP Chapter in a discussion on the history and benefits of the American Association of Women in Community Colleges and how they have historically enabled others to act. Find out how you can join and learn about opportunities to ignite change in higher education. Students and staff are all are welcome.
Tuesday, March 22, 2022 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. | Outside of the Mint Building, on Spring Garden Street, between 16th and 17th Street
The Women's Outreach and Advocacy Center, in collaboration with the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health, will be hosting a Free Mammogram Van.
Mammograms will be offered FREE of charge (no insurance necessary) to women over the age of 40 who have not had a mammogram in the last 365 days. A script is required from your Primary Care Physician (if you do not have a PCP, one from Jefferson can be assigned to you the day of the event to write a script).
Questions? Email SKCCscreeningvan@jefferson.edu.
The Mobile Cancer Screening Van is made possible by the support of Dietz & Watson.
Thursday, March 31, 2022 | 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Join us on Zoom
During this session, the conversation by panelists will center around mentorship, jengaship, advising, consulting, eldership, guiding, or coaching that they have experienced through other women. These women may be present in their life or may have transitioned; yet they have drawn upon their wisdom.
BROUGHT TO YOU BY: American Association of Women in Community Colleges - CCP Chapter, CCP Library, Division of Student Development (Center for Student Leadership Development, MarcDavid LGBTQ Center, Office of Student Engagement), English Department, Jefferson Health and the Office of the President