Women's Celebration Month


Women’s History Month is a celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture and society and has been observed annually in the month of March in the United States since 1987. In celebration of Women’s History Month 2022 Clemson University is hosting a series of events and activities throughout the month of March.

Women’s Celebration Month activities will occur over Zoom (pre-registration may be required) or in person (Clemson’s COVID-19 policy will be implemented). The programs are listed below, and we encourage the campus and local community participation. Please reach out to co-chairs  Robert Bryant and  Kim Carter  with any questions.

The 2022 Women's Celebration Month keynote lecture with Dr. Juanita Johnson-Bailey.  

Dr. Juanita Johnson-Bailey, 2018 University Professor, holds the Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professorship and is the Director of the Institute for Women’s Studies and a professor in the Department of Lifelong Education, Administration and Policy at The University of Georgia. Her book,   Sistahs in College: Making a Way Out of No Way  (Krieger Press, 2001), received the Phillip E. Frandson Award for Literature in Continuing Higher Education and the Sadie T. Mossell Alexander Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Black Women’s Studies. She is also the co-editor of   Flat-Footed Truths: Telling Black Women’s Lives  (Henry Holt, 1998), and the   Handbook of Race in Adult Education  (Jossey-Bass, 2010).

She was the 2015 recipient of the Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award, an honor given by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) for outstanding contributions to equality and education for women and girls.