The NTEU and the National Union of Students are jointly reviving Blue Stocking Week this year to celebrate the role and achievements of women in higher education. Below are the events being held at Curtin University, supported by the Curtin Student Guild and the NTEU.
Monday August 13 - Friday August 17, Curtin Student Guild Foyer
Students and staff of Curtin University are invited to participate in the display in the Curtin Guild foyer which will showcase a variety of art on women in higher education. Art will include paintings, short written pieces and photos.
Thursday August 16, 12pm-2pm outside of Guild main entrance
Staff and students at the University can purchase baked goods for a small cost with all proceeds going to charity.
Friday August 17, 12pm, starting at Angazi Cafe
Staff and students are invited to attend the Blue Stocking March with women across the university decked out in blue stockings displaying portraits of inspirational woman in higher education. The march will conclude with an event at the University tavern with a guest speaker.