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AAMU Hosts Women's History Month Panel

WHM Panel
March 28, 2023

Celebrating Women Who Tell Our Stories

J. F. Drake Memorial Learning Resources Center and State Black Archives, Research Center and Museum presented "The Women Who Tell Our Stories: A Panel Discussion" on Tuesday, March 28, at 2 p.m. in the Clyde Foster Auditorium of the Alabama A&M University campus. 

Moderated by LRC Library Specialist Chassity Burns, the five-woman panel included (l-r) AAMU English Instructor Theresa McWilliams-Wessels; WJAB-FM 90.9 Program Director Erica Fox Washington; AAMU Theatre Director Jill Coon; TV producer Shanika Wright; and Decatur artist and museum founder Frances Tate.

The panel members discussed their careers, how they found success, their female mentors and other women they still look up to.  The panelists also offered plenty of personal and career advice to AAMU students.