Interfaith Feminism: Struggles & Triumphs

When:

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Where:

Reading Room

Reading Room
William F. Starr Hall
45 Elizabeth St.
Hartford, CT 06105-2290

Description:

Join us for a dinner and panel discussion with three local attorneys as they talk about the role faith plays in their lives. Many women of faith are perceived to be oppressed and may have faced challenges as they sought legal careers. We hope to discuss some of the struggles and triumphs, as well as the impact of faith on their practice of the legal profession.

Panelists

  • Muslim Perspective: Najia Khalid, Wiggin & Dana, LLP
  • Jewish Perspective: Sheila Charmoy, Charmoy & Charmoy
  • Christian Perspective: Ashley Marshall, Shipman & Goodwin, LLP

Co-Sponsors

  • Muslim Law Students Association
  • Jewish Law Students Association
  • Christian Legal Society

Contact:

Elaf Al-Wohaibi

 

If you require reasonable accommodations for a disability, please contact the Law School at 860-570-5130 or via email at law.access@uconn.edu at least two weeks in advance.