FAU Honors Women During Friday Event

Florida Atlantic UniversityBOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We don’t know if the absurd comments of  Rep. Todd Akin will be a topic, but we do know that women will be honored Friday at a major event at Florida Atlantic University.

Here are the details:

Florida Atlantic University’s Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies will hold a Women’s Equality Day Celebration, celebrating 92 years of women’s voting rights, on Friday, August 24 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. in FAU’s Engineering Building, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.

The event will include exhibitors and networking beginning at 8:30 a.m. and a panel discussion at 9:30 a.m. Panelists include Susan Bucher, the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections; Pam Goodman, former vice president of the League of Women Voters; Josephine Beoku-Betts, director of FAU’s Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies; Candace Britt, FAU Honors Student in the Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies; and Thomas Burns of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.

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