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FEATURE PHOTO: Learning about women’s rights history

Professor of English Julie D. Campbell (left) and sophomore Kimberly McWherter (right), a history education major, tune in during The 19th Amendment at 100: The Past, Present and Future of Women’s Suffrage speech. McWherter said she thought “it was awesome hearing about women’s suffrage and being able to get a better understanding from a person who has lived through these experiences.”

Karina Delgado, Assistant Photo Editor

March 5, 2020

Professor of English Julie D. Campbell (left) and sophomore Kimberly McWherter (right), a history education major, tune in during The 19th Amendment at 100: The Past, Present and Future of Women’s Suffrage speech. McWherter said she thought “it was awesome hearing about women’s suffrage and being...

Opera singer to perform 1-woman show

Hannah Shillo, Entertainment Reporter

March 20, 2019

Students and staff at Eastern can continue celebrating Women’s History and Awareness Month by attending a one-woman musical in the Doudna Fine Arts Center Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Dan Crews, director of programming, publicity and promotions at Doudna, said “It Just Takes One” stars opera performer...

Alumna to present on #MeToo movement to open Women’s History Month

Hannah Shillo, Entertainment Reporter

March 4, 2019

Eastern is kicking off Women’s History and Awareness Month (WHAM) with “The #MeToo Movement: Transition From Outrage to Action” with keynote speaker and Eastern alumna Julie Proscia on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the Doudna Lecture Hall. English professor Marjorie Worthington said Proscia is part of an Illinois Senat...

History comes alive, Eastern students portray under-recognized women

Eastern students dressed in clothing honoring historical women during the Living History Project Premier at the Carneige Library.

Liz Stephens, City Reporter

March 1, 2017

Eastern students told the stories of under-recognized women from history at the Charleston Carnegie Public Library Thursday night. In honor of Women’s History Month, the women’s studies program sponsored a performance in the library where a group of students impersonated a woman of their choosing. History...

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