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Women's History Month
2009 Schedule of Events


Women Taking the Lead to Save Our Planet

Logo for Women's History Month, 2009We are celebrating women in history along with the entire nation.

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Women Taking the Lead to Save Our Planet

All events are free and open to the public, and are co-sponsored by WCC's Ecology Action Team and the Staff Development Committee.
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Photo of Cynthia Thielen
Monday March 2, 4:30-5:30 pm
in Akoakoa 105

Cynthia Thielen (R-50th)
Kailua/Kaneohe Bay
Hawaii State Representative

Project Kanu
Kawai Nui
Photo of Laura Thielen

Thursday March 5, 4:30-5:30 pm
in Akoakoa 105

Laura Thielen
Director of the
Department of Land and Natural Resources

Wednesday March 11, 9:30-10:30 am
in Akoakoa 105

Jane Roberts
Human Rights Activist

34 Million Friends of the UNFPA

Photo of Mindy Jaffe

Wednesday March 11, 4:30-5:30 pm
in Akoakoa 105

Mindy Jaffe
Former Hawaii State Representative

Founder of Waikiki Worm Company

Introduced by Wendie McClain

Photo of Jayme Grzebik

Thursday March 12, 12:30-1:30 pm
in Kuhina 115

Jayme Grzebik
Oahu Urban Garden Center

Master Gardener's Program

Photo of Hermina Morita

Monday March 16, 4:30-5:30 pm
in Akoakoa 105

Hermina Morita (D-14th)
Hawaii State Representative

Chair: Energy and Environmental Protection

Photo of Davianna McGregor

Tuesday March 17, 4:30-5:30 pm
in Akoakoa 105

Davianna McGregor
Professor UH Manoa

Protect Kaho'olawe
Panel Discussion

Picture of Shanah Trevenna

Thursday March 19, 4:30-5:30 pm
in Akoakoa 105

Shanah Trevenna
UH Graduate Student

Sustainable Saunders Initiative

Introduced by Wendie McClain