2016 Women's History Month

In March 2016, WE ARE ONE TEAM (WA1T) partnered up with the Women’s Center and the Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at BGSU to host the annual Women’s History Month with the theme “Tackling Injustice: Sport as an Arena of Social Change.” WE ARE ONE TEAM (WA1T) contributed several events to the celebration of the 2016 Women’s History Month:

  • Two panel discussions focusing on the topics “Social Justice & LGBT Inclusion in Sport” and “Race, Religion, and Social Justice in Sport”
  • A “Get to Know Your Team! How to Get Involved with WE ARE ONE TEAM (WA1T)interactive session with the opportunity to take pictures to be a part of the WE ARE ONE TEAM (WA1T) photo campaign
  • Two research presentations with the themes “Gender, Sex, and Identity in Sport: Trans and Intersex Athletes” and “Sport and the Construction of Gendered Identities” featuring WE ARE ONE TEAM (WA1T) members and affiliated faculty from the Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
  • A WA1T Sporting Day focusing on BGSU Swim & Dive, a women’s sport at BGSU