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Trailblazers: Women Redefining Success

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ClassGraphic This study group is a biographical documentary film group that delves into the extraordinary lives and achievements of women who have made an indelible impact on their specific fields. Together we will explore the remarkable stories of these visionary women, shedding light on their perseverance, innovation, and unwavering commitment to their passions. Each week we will view a film about a different trailblazer, discovering the triumphs and challenges faced by these pioneering women along their journeys. The study group will consider a diverse range of fields, including science, technology, the arts, politics, sports, business, and more, highlighting the immense contributions made by women across various disciplines. Films might include: Saudi Women’s Driving School (2019), I Am Greta (2019),The Janes (2022), GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (2012), He Named Me Malala (2015), A Thousand Cuts (2020), or others. Participants will be responsible for viewing the selection in advance from sites widely available to members through an online streaming service. Each week a group member will be responsible for selecting a film and leading the discussion. Presenters are encouraged to supplement the discussion with outside resources, such as interviews, articles, or reviews. Join us on this enlightening cinematic trail.

Class Details

7 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue

500 Davis Center

MultipleInstructor :
1.Deb Clamage2.Jeffery Semel 



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/24/2023 - 12/5/2023 Weekly - Tue 09:45 AM - 11:45 AM Evanston, 500 Davis Center  Map Jeffery Semel  ; Deb Clamage 
/*NOV 14 2020*/