May
31
to Jun 1

2018 Nat'l Conference for College Women Student Leaders

As a NCCWSL Steering Committee Member, Brittany will moderate "The State of Race and Social Justice" at Charles Carroll A, Adele H. Stamp Student Union, University of Maryland, College Park

Panelists: 2013–14 AAUW American Fellow Yazmin Garcia Trejo, Researcher, U.S. Census Bureau at Language and Cross-Cultural Research Group;Andre Perry, David M. Rubenstein Fellow, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brook­ings Institute; and Roger L. Worthington, Ph.D., Professor and Interim Associate Provost and Chief Diversity Officer, UMD, College Park

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Trouble Girls Zine Release
Apr
5
2:30 PM14:30

Trouble Girls Zine Release

Trouble Girls (cailíní trioblóideacha) is a zine based on research regarding the protests of the female prisoners of the Armagh Gaol during the Troubles in Northern Ireland. Three speakers will present on the topic of women's bodies. Free zines!


JAMIE ALEXANDER is a Baltimore based poet & activist. She is the on staff writer for the Baltimore Transgender Alliance & the curator for the instagram @gendermuseum.

BRITTANY OLIVER is is a race and gender justice activist and the founding director of Not Without Black Women, a political movement with the goal of uplifting Black women's voices. She has also served as the former police accountability coordinator at the ACLU of Maryland and as the former co-director of Hollaback! Baltimore.

ROSEMARY LISS is an artist whose work concerns installations involving textiles and organic matter. As part of her practice, she has participated in several chef residencies, collaborated with New America Diner and Bar Clavel, and more recently undertaken a food culture residency at the Stables in Dublin, Ireland.

This event is sponsored a Winter Research Grant through the Program for the Study for Women, and Gender, and Sexuality at Johns Hopkins University.

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A Love Letter to Myself: A D.C. Comedy Variety Show
Mar
9
7:00 PM19:00

A Love Letter to Myself: A D.C. Comedy Variety Show

Bring your date, friends, family, co-workers, or yourself out for a night of celebrating women's voices. Purchase your ticket. 

A Love Letter To Myself honors the journey of a woman's quest for self love, acceptance, and empowerment. This 2 hour variety show is packed with laughs and intimate emotional connection with the audience from start to finish. A diverse group of powerful, local, female pillars in our community are invited and tasked to write and read aloud love letters to themselves on stage intertwined with laugh out loud moments from an all star comedy cast of performers. A Love Letter to Myself is produced by Women In Comedy. All proceeds benefit Women In Comedy.

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2018 Women's March on Washington
Jan
20
11:00 AM11:00

2018 Women's March on Washington

Brittany T. Oliver will be speaking at the 2018 Women's March on Washington at Lincoln Memorial. March On The Polls, the theme and anniversary to the 2017 Women’s March, exists to advance peaceful and positive progress in communities across the country, with the goal of ensuring all women and their allies persist in civic and political roles moving into 2018. Other speakers include reps from In Our Own Voice: National Black Women's Reproductive Justice Agenda, United We Dream, EMILY's List, League of Women Voters and more. 

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Generation WE Summit
Sep
30
10:30 AM10:30

Generation WE Summit

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Brittany will be a panelist for "The Adultification of Black Girls" at the Generation WE Summit, a day of connection for maternal figures and their daughters in Baltimore City and the DC area. This summit will provide opportunities for reflection, goal setting, advocacy training, and health/wellness education.

 

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