women's history month resources and events

Collected by the Equity & Inclusion Committee

And She could be next

Mon, March 8, 2021
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM PST
Join the National Women's History Museum for a special two-part screening of And She Could Be Next, POV’s first broadcast miniseries, in honor of International Women's Day, March 8th.
And She Could Be Next tells the story of a defiant group of women of color—candidates and organizers—who are transforming politics from the ground up. Filmed throughout 2018 and into 2019, by a team of women filmmakers of color, the two-part miniseries features a dynamic slate of history-makers including: Stacey Abrams (GA), Rashida Tlaib (MI), Lucy McBath (GA), Veronica Escobar (TX), Maria Elena Durazo (CA), and Bushra Amiwala (IL).

LBT+ Womxn's Health Week

Thu, March 11, 2021
3:00 PM PST
elop + Tower Hamlets LGBT+ Forum present an online screening for LBT+ Women's Health Week in partnership with Women Over Fifty Film Festival

Youth in Action: Native Women Making Change

Thu, March 18, 2021
On Demand
What roles do Indigenous women uphold in society today that serve both their communities and our society at large? Watch on demand a conversation with Aidan Graybill (Wyandot) and Christina Haswood (Diné [Navajo]), two young Native women who are currently working at local and state levels to make change.

National AAWCC Day of Dialogue

Thu, March 18, 2021
12-1 PM
National AAWCC Day of Dialogue
Let's Be Notorious!
Join an event hosted by the Oregon State AAWCC Chapter encouraging thoughtful conversation about issues impacting women working at community colleges as well as celebrating Women's History Month and International Women's Day!

Spotlight on the American Scene:
Trailblazing Women in Entertainment

Wed, March 31, 2021
11 a.m. PT
Join the National Museum of American History as we celebrate Women’s History Month
and the upcoming exhibition Entertainment Nation.
Explore how women have changed and continue to influence the landscape of the entertainment industry.
Gigi Pritzker, Founder & CEO, Madison Wells
Abbe Raven, Acting Chairman, A+E Networks
Anna Deavere Smith, Playwright, Professor and Actress
In Conversation With
Anthea M. Hartig, Ph.D.
Elizabeth MacMillan Director, National Museum of American History

Celebrate Women’s History Month by checking out these and other items about women in history from the OCCC Library.

Explore more resources for Women's History Month at the links below.