Education is Essential

COVID-19 has presented a tremendous challenge for Saint Ignatius High School to balance our mission of providing an academically rigorous, Catholic, Jesuit education along with the health and safety recommendations of leading healthcare experts. On Monday, March 15, students returned to full-day, in-person learning.

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2021 Women's History Month

March 1, 2021 kicks off the official start of Women’s History Month. Since 1987, March has been the designated time frame used to draw special attention to the remarkable women who have made significant contributions to our communities.
March 1, 2021 kicks off the official start of Women’s History Month. Since 1987, March has been the designated time frame used to draw special attention to the remarkable women who have made significant contributions to our communities.

This month, Saint Ignatius High School is amplifying the experiences of influential women through programs and events that provide a deeper understanding of women's contributions to Saint Ignatius, our country, and our world. Join us in celebrating the vital role women have in our society and their achievements in history, medicine, sports, science, culture, education and the arts.

See a full list of events and activities:
 
Wednesdays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 Wildcat Women of the Week 
Be on the lookout for weekly stories and updates about the amazing women of Saint Ignatius High School! 
Fridays, March 5, 19, 26
Between Classes
Music & Poetry Fridays
Please join us each Friday for celebration of the diverse voices of women in music, poetry and spoken word. 
Monday, March 8 - Wednesday, March 31
Rade Dining Hall

Women's History Month Angel Tree
All members of our community are invited to add a name of a woman who has ben influential in their lives on our Women's History Month Angel Tree, located in Rade Dining Hall.

Tuesday, March 9
Rade Dining Hall
Food For The Soul
Join us in honoring Marianna Burgess, Head Chef and Director of Campus Dining, as she pepares her favorite culinary creations.
Wednesday, March 24
3:30 p.m.
Zoom
YouLead: Socioeconomic Status
Join the Multicultural Student Union in their discussion of socioeconmic status and gender pay inequities.
Monday, March 29
4 - 5:30 p.m.
"Striving for Justice: Searching for Common Ground" with Naomi Tutu
The challenges of growing black and female in apartheid South Africa have been the foundation of Naomi Tutu's life as an activist for human rights. We invite you to join us on Monday, March 29 as Naomi Tutu speaks to the Saint Ignatius community about her lived experiences and commitment to justice. Register today!
March 1 - 31 Daily Examen
Women of the Saint Ignatius community will lead the Examen each day for the entire month.