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CONTACT: MEGAN LEVAD/LAURIE HAAG
Women's Resource and Action Center
130 North Madison St.
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-1486

Release: Jan. 10, 2000

Women's Center offers workshop on valuing differences

IOWA CITY, Iowa –A workshop entitled "Valuing Differences: Everyday Acts for Being an Ally" will be offered Tuesday, Jan. 25 from 4-5 p.m. at the Women's Resource and Action Center located at 130 N. Madison Street. Diane Finnerty, diversity resources coordinator for the Office of Affirmative Action will lead the workshop, which will focus on diversity of background, ethnicity, color, religion and sexual orientation.

The workshop is the next in a monthly series entitled "Everyday Acts of Sheroes," a continuing discussion of opportunities for young women to make positive contributions to the community. The series will continue throughout the spring with programs at the Women's Resource and Action Center on the second Tuesday of each month. For more information, call (319) 335-1486.