ICS lecture to explore women’s role in revolutions

For Immediate Release: March 30, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — As a part of the ICS Bloomsburg Explores Revolutions Symposium, Bloomsburg University will host a student-led panel discussion titled “Women’s Role in Revolution” on Monday, April 2, at 7 p.m. in Student Services Center 004.

Six students, representing countries where revolutions have occurred, will share their experiences in women’s activism from the perspective of their specific country. The panelists include Facia Sirleaf, Krista Hayes, Monica Abdalmessih, Amy Bitar, Maha Hamad and Nour Haj Mabrouk.

Kai Kuang, communication studies professor, will moderate the discussion.

Institute for Culture and Society

BU's Institute for Culture and Society promotes research, scholarship, and the creative and performing arts in the College of Liberal Arts at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. The Institute organizes lectures, presentations, and performances that explore and elucidate aspects of human culture and society. Through such events, the ICS works to share the intellectual and creative achievements of COLA faculty and students with the Bloomsburg University community and with the regional community.

The Institute for Culture and Society also hosts the COLA Digital Humanities Initiative. The Digital Humanities Initiative facilitates digital projects that explore and elucidate aspects of human culture and society and that involve interdisciplinary cooperation between faculty, students, and members of the community.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.