Important ABWH Announcements (July 2015)
ABWH Statement on the Modern-Day Lynching of Black Women in the U.S. Justice System
See a copy of the statement on the "News" tab or view PDF here
Annual Business Meeting (New Date and Time!)
The ABWH Annual Business Meeting will be held on Friday, September 25 at 12:00 noon to exactly 1:45 pm in Atlanta 1, Sheraton Atlanta Hotel. You must be a member in good standing to vote. Please note this is a different day and time from our usual practice that has been chosen to give us more time for discussion.
Annual Luncheon (More Details to Follow)
The 35th ABWH Annual Luncheon will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, September 26. Tickets will be $49. Details about location, menu, deadlines, speakers, and more will follow. A link to purchase luncheon tickets has been posted to the ABWH site on the ABWH Cart page. Note that you are able to purchase multiple tickets for guests and students.
New in 2015: Graduate Student Reception
An ABWH Graduate Student Reception will take place Saturday, September 26 at 4-6 p.m. following the ASALH Plenary. The reception is hosted by ABWH Graduate Representative Nakia Parker. Venue and more details to follow.
ASALH's "Friday Night Out" Features a Number of ABWH Members
ASALH Friday Night Out September 25 “The Past, Present, and Future of African American Women’s History: A Conversation” will take place at the Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta University Center. Stephanie Evans wil serve as moderator, and the conversation will feature Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, Jacqueline Rouse, Tanisha Ford, and Francille Rusan Wilson. Buses will be provided from the conference hotel.
ABWH Website Updates
ABWH Site Facelift
We will unveil a new ABWH website during August, just in time for ASALH.
2015-2016 Membership Information
Links for renewing and new memberships for 2015-2016 will go online during August. We have added a mail-in PDF form for members wishing to pay by check or money order. The form is available now on the Membership page.
Donations for ABWH Prizes and Awards
We appreciate your donations, which help us continue to do the work of promoting Africana women's history and scholarship. Donations are tax deductible. Please see the PayPal link at the bottom of the Awards page, which also includes descriptions of the various prizes. On the PayPal page, please include a note for the prize(s) to which you are donating. You may also check a box to make a recurring, monthly donation.
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