Third Wednesday Programs

2020 Third Wednesday Programs
7 pm – 8:30 pm at AAUW San Jose Headquarters
Open to all

Feb 19    Humane Society Services: Planning for the Future
Bridget Keenan of the Humane Society Silicon Valley talks about how HSSV is redefining today’s animal shelter, especially now that more and more women are pursuing animal medicine as a career. 

Mar 18       Public Health Issues for Women
Dr. Sara Cody, Health Officer and Public Health Director for the County of Santa Clara, will address emerging and ongoing public health issues for the County, including vaping and lung injuries from vaping and the dramatic rise in syphilis locally, statewide and nationally, and its relationship to women in the jail system.

Apr 15           Road Map for Revolutionaries: Resistance, Activism, & Advocacy for All
Author Elisa Camahort Page of the best-selling book will talk about helping people build their own personal roadmap to make advocacy and change-making sustainable and fulfilling lifelong pursuits. 

May 20          SOGI: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity – Part II
Ellyn Bloomfield, community activist, will expand our training on how to be an ally for the LGBTQ+ community.

Jun 17            Standing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ)   
SURJ is a national network working to move people and systems toward racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing, & education, SURJ moves white people to join multi-racial majority for justice with passion & accountability.