Sixth Annual Women’s Diversity Lecture Announced

Featured Speaker, Central Michigan University Professor Rebecca Hayes to present March 14.

ADRIAN, Mich. – The Women’s and Gender Studies Program and Multicultural Programs has announced the Sixth Annual Women’s Diversity Lecture, Friday, March 14 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. This event is funded through the Adrian College DeMerritt Lectureship Fund.


The theme, “Combating Sexual Assault” will feature a lecture by Central Michigan University Professor Rebecca Hayes on the “Rape Culture in America.” Dr. Hayes’s talk will be followed by a panel discussion by individuals involved in sexual assault education.  


The event will take place in Knight Auditorium in Valade Hall on the Adrian College campus. There will be a reception with refreshments immediately following.


This event is open to the public. For more information, contact Terry Jackson (734-277-0554 or via email at; or Idali Feliciano via email at