Women’s History Month kick-off celebration starts Thursday

Marshall University will host a kick-off reception for Women’s History Month from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 1, in the atrium of the university’s Drinko Library on the Huntington campus.

The Women’s Center and Department of Women’s Studies will announce the calendar of events tailored to educate, engage and empower women, according to Leah Tolliver, director of the university’s Women’s Center.

“We are proud to host this series of events that honor women’s strength, courage and tenacity at Marshall and beyond,” Tolliver said.

In addition to the calendar of events, Tolliver said information about campus and community resources for women will be available.

The reception is sponsored by the President’s Commission on Diversity, Equality and Inclusion and the Office of Student Affairs. E-mail johnson28@marshall.edu or tolliver@marshall.edu to learn more.