The Office of the Provost will host two events on the Danforth Campus on Wednesday, March 8th, 2023, as part of Washington University’s commemoration of International Women’s Day. See below for details on how to participate.

Faculty Town Hall on Danforth Campus Gender Equity

This annual event for Danforth Campus faculty will include a series of presentations on varying topics. Please RSVP here by 5 p.m. on March 6.


Location: Brown Hall, 100
Time: 12 – 1 p.m.

  • Kia Caldwell, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and Diversity
  • Seema Dahlheimer, President, Association for Women Faculty
  • Lisa Eberle-Mayse, Child and Family Care Facilitator


WashU affiliates and the public are welcome to join WashU at our first hosting of the LUNAFEST traveling film festival. In a running time of 90 minutes, attendees will enjoy inspiring short films by and about women. This event is free and seating is limited on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please RSVP here by 5 p.m. on March 6.

Learn more about the film lineup and film makers here.


Location: Clark-Fox Forum in Hillman Hall
Time: 6 p.m. light snacks and refreshments | 6:30 p.m. screening

Other events

The Academic Women’s Network at Washington University School of Medicine will host the event “Celebration of Women on International Women’s Day” on Wednesday, March 8 from 3:00 – 6:00pm. You can find more details and the registration information here.