April 23, 1993
precursor to today's "Community Day" at Alverno,
Seminar Day was created as "an opportunity
for students, staff and faculty [and sometimes members of
the Milwaukee community] to come together to learn from
one another, share information and resources, take a break
from the regular grind, and rejuvenate as lifelong learners."
Seminar Day typically focused on one topic such as "chaos,"
"creativity," or "democracy." The Research
Center on Women sponsored two such days. The first, "Women
and the City," focused on women in the urban environment.
The second was on Wisconsin women and was entitled, "Wisconsin
Women Making a Difference."
and the City," March 24, 1982
"Wisconsin Women Making a Difference," April
An Article on Seminar
Day in the Student Newspaper, Alpha, March 1993
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