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Spring 2015

Women's Health Fair

February 18, 11am-2pm.     MavAve

Come explore the many ways you can be healthier at the 2014 Women's Center Health Fair! Many vendors, from both on campus and off, will showcase opportunities and insights for students on how increase their overall well-being. Complete the Health Fair passport and students can enter to win some great prizes!


Laverne Cox - Carol Ortman Perkins LectureLaVerne Cox Lecture Poster

February 18, 7pm.      Taylor Center

Laverne Cox is a Emmy nominee, June's Time magazine cover, Trans Activist/Artist Star of the hit series Orange is the New Black and the first trans-woman of color to have a leading role on a mainstream scripted television show. The Women's Center, LGBT Center, and Gender and Women's Studies are proud to host Ms. Cox for the 11th annual Carol Ortman Perkins Lecture! Save the date!


Directions to the Taylor Center - GPS address is 1651 Warren Street, Mankato MN 56001


Only a few tickets left...under 100

You can only get them at MSU

Women's Center CSU 218 & the LGBT Center CSU 194

MSU students get 1 free ticket

Staff / Faculty - $10

Community - $15

Non - MSU Students with ID - $5

Everyone @ the door - $20

We cannot guarentee tickets


Young Lakota Film Showing and Speaker

February 24, 7pm.     Ostrander

Young LakotaYoung Lakota chronicles the life defining choices faced by three young people as they try to forge a better future for their tribe while securing their own well being.

Devoting herself to healthcare and fighting domestic violence, Ms. Fire Thunder took the controversial move of standing and winning the election to be Tribal Leader, making her the first woman to do so.  She also opened a Women’s Clinic so that all members of her tribe and the state had access to domestic violence and family planning services.

Watch the trailer here!


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