Background

In March of 2018, The University of Iowa Multicultural and International Student Support and Engagement (MISSE) held its inaugural International Women's Day Summit. The planning and implementation of the summit was led by Isabela Flores, Simona Flores, and Aralia Ramirez with the support of Tabitha Wiggins, Associate Director of MISSE. The summit is an initiative under MISSE, who has committed to bring the summit's primary source of funding and support. 

Mission

Thmission of this summit is to empower and celebrate diverse women, specifically Black, Indigenous, women of color, and to explore the dimensions of themselves.  

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Upcoming Events

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The Purpose of the Pelvic: A Historical Analysis

Friday, March 24, 2023 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Iowa Women's Archives 2023 Women's History Month Lecture: Dr. Wendy Kline, Dema G. Seelye Chair in the History of Medicine at Purdue University, discusses the pelvic exam as a window into a deeper, more meaningful set of questions about gender, medicine, and power.