As part of the inaugural International Education Week Speakers Series hosted by Global Engagement, Doris Gray, director of the Hillary Clinton Center for Women’s Empowerment at Al Akhawayn University (AUI) in Morocco, will deliver a talk on women’s empowerment and leadership, in the broader context of global educational mobility.
The themes of the speakers series are leadership and change, empowerment, equity, and access for education and healthcare worldwide. IEW, November 12-16, 2018, is an annual opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.
Gray is an associate professor of gender studies in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at AUI, and author of three books: “Women and Social Change in North Africa: What counts as Revolutionary?” “Beyond Feminism and Islamism: Gender and Equality in North Africa;” and “Muslim Women on the Move: Moroccan Women and French Women of Moroccan Origin Speak Out.”
This event is sponsored by River Campus Libraries, Public Health Sciences, Susan B. Anthony Institute, Gandhi Institute, and Office of Global Engagement.
Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Rush Rhees Library, Hawkins-Carlson Room
755 Library Road, Rochester, NY 14626