Tag: International Womens day

Chancellor Elrod reflects on empowerment

This International Women’s Day, The Preface spoke to Chancellor Susan Elrod, the woman in charge of IU South Bend. Some of her responsibilities include overseeing the overall campus vision, enrollment, budget and performance on those issues. She also supervises the management of resources and monitors students’ degree completion.

Alpha Sigma Tau reflect on sisterhood

In celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8, The Preface spoke to Alpha Sigma Tau, IU South Bend’s only sorority. A few members of the group answered a few different questions on their ideas of being a woman, and what it means to them. 

Comp-Sci chair Dr. Dana Vrajitoru empowers women in STEM

If you are a computer science major at IU South Bend, your leaders are women from the ground up. All-IU President Pamela Whitten leads your system, Chancellor Susan Elrod leads your campus, Dean Brenda Philipps leads your college, and your program – computer and information sciences – is chaired by Dr. Dana Vrajitoru.

Women’s History Month musings from the women in the Admin Building

March was designated as Women’s History Month by the National Women’s History Project in 1987. According to a Pew Research Center analysis of government data, it was found that women now account for more than half of the college-educated labor force in the United States. 

Party with a purpose at IU South Bend

By: Mabel Myers Editor-in-Chief    Celebrate International Women’s Day with an event hosted by Neovi Karakatsanis, director of the IU South Bend Honors Program, and Phyllis Wezeman, President of Malawi Matters. Party with a Purpose will be held on March 8 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Fireside Room.     “In many parts of the

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