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Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu: a feminist anthem for young readers

Robert Kukla, Arts & Life Editor

April 18, 2019

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Moxie tells the story of Vivian, a high school sophomore, who is tired of the sexist behavior from her high school’s  football team and the school officials turning a blind eye. Inspired by her mother’s punk rock days, Vivian decides to take a stand and begins distributing zines anonymously as a call to action. Eventually...

SHEroes Celebration

March 10, 2019

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Location: Golden Eagles, Student Union 103

Navigate Toxic Masculinity

March 10, 2019

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Feminist Empowerment Through Music

March 10, 2019

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Sponsored by: Feminist Collective Location: Pedroso Center, B 159

Art+Feminism Wikipedia

March 10, 2019

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Sponsored by: Art Department

Chicago’s Women in Music

March 10, 2019

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womenSponsored by: Music Department

Film Screening: La Maestra

March 10, 2019

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Sponsored by: History Department

Hijab Challenge

March 10, 2019

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Sponsored by: Muslim Student Association

Jenn Lee

Robert Kukla, Arts & Life Editor

March 26, 2019

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Jenn Lee writes creatively for herself and others, particularly her younger self, many of her topics focus on trauma “It’s thinking what I could have read when I was 12, 16 or 19 and wrestling with any of these traumatic events - what I could have read that would have helped me feel less alone,” she said. Lee ha...

Jennie Lasko Feature

Victoria Hong, Writer

March 26, 2019

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Jennie Lasko was raised in a world of adversity and diversity. As immigrants from the Philippines, her parents worked day and night in order to raise all five of their children. Lasko remembered how her mom would work two or three jobs, usually taking the night shift, before returning home at 8 a.m. to take care of them. H...

This Bridge Called My Story

March 10, 2019

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Sponsored by: Surviving the mic

The Inspiring TriVia Speaking Series: “#MeToo in Muslim America” with Saba Fatima

March 10, 2019

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Sponsored by: philosophy department

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