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  • Law Day: Your Vote, Your Voice, Our Democracy

    2020-05-08

    Your Vote, Your Voice, Our Democracy: Celebrating the Centennial of the Nineteenth Amendment in the Age of COVID-19 Description: Secretary Merrill will weave in the Law Day theme: “Your Vote, Your Voice, Our Democracy: The 19th Amendment at 100” and suffrage history into a discussion about voting challenges today, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Questions and answers will follow the …
  • Voting Rights: From the 19th Amendment to ERA

    2020-04-02

    The Women Law Students’ Association's Annual Spring Luncheon Featuring: Denise Merrill, CT Secretary of the State All are welcome. Lunch will be served. If you require reasonable accommodations for disability, please contact the Law School at 860-570-5130 or via email at law.access@uconn.edu. For other questions or concerns, please contact Megan DeFrankat megan.defrank@uconn.edu.
  • The Unfulfilled Promise of the 15th and 19th Amendments (CDI200305)

    2020-03-05

    As we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment and the 150th anniversary of the 15th amendment, we must take some time to understand and recognize the struggles of those who were excluded from those protections and conferral of rights.
  • League of Women Voters of Connecticut 100th Anniversary Gala

    2020-02-22

    Join the League of Women Voters of Connecticut for an evening of celebration and inspiration!
  • Voices of Women in CT Leadership: A Celebration of the Centennial Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

    2020-01-27

    As we ring in the New Year, it is important to recognize its historic significance for women across the U.S. Throughout 2020, Connecticut will be hosting events recognizing the Centennial Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in the United States
  • Why They Marched: Celebrating the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage (EDU191116)

    2019-11-16

    A pioneer in the field of women’s history and a leading feminist biographer, Susan Ware, an Organization of American Historians (OAH) Distinguished Lecturer, is the author and editor of numerous books on twentieth-century U.S. history. Her newest book, Why They Marched, uncovers a broader and more diverse story of suffrage, providing a fresh account of one of the most significant moments of politi…
  • Votes for Women 1919 CLE (EDU191027)

    2019-10-27

    A one-hour lecture on the of the passage of the 19th amendment by congress for American women's right to vote (ratification occurred in 1920). Former State Senator Mary Ann Handley will present this informative talk at the History Center, 175 Pine Street, Manchester.
  • Women in Office and the 19th Amendment CLE (EDU190908)

    2019-09-08

    Celebrating the historic centennial of women’s suffrage and the growing presence of women in public office, both locally and nationally, the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will feature a talk entitled, Women in Office and the 19th Amendment, by Connecticut’s Secretary of the State Denise W. Merrill.
  • CBA to Host 19th Amendment Centennial Scavenger Hunt
    The CBA will host the 19th Amendment Centennial Scavenger Hunt to honor the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment. The scavenger hunt will identify and highlight 11 historical sites across Connecticut that are significant to the suffrage movement and the passage of the 19th Amendment.
  • 19th Amendment Centennial Celebration
    Clue Release Dates September 3, 2019 October 1, 2019 November 1, 2019 December 2, 2019 January 2, 2020 February 3, 2020 March 2, 2020 April 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 June 1, 2020 July 1, 2020