Student Opportunities

African Feminisms 2013: Looking for student organizers!






Are you interested in gender and feminist issues in Africa? Did you find the nomination of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Leyma Gbowee for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011 inspiring? If so,  you might be interested in being part of the organizing committee for a spring 2013 symposium on the topic of “African Feminisms.” The…

Barnard Conference for Students






My name is Shilpa Guha and I’m writing to you about Barnard College’s Inaugural Baraza: Young African Women’s Leadership Initiative. This conference will take place on November 4th and 5th, and it will feature speakers such as Athaliah Molokomme (Attorney General of Botswana), Peg Snyder (Vice President of Sirleaf Market Women’s Fund), Susan Mboya (Executive…