For Immediate Release

Contact: Andrea E. Garcia, Touro University California
Associate Vice President, University Advancement

W: (707) 638-5272
C: (707) 280-8771
andrea.garcia@tu.edu

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 12, 2019

2019 Women’s Forum Hosted by Touro University and Women’s March, Vallejo (Vallejo, CA)

On Thursday, March 21, Touro University California (TUC) will host the 2019 Defining a Woman’s Agenda, a dialogue celebrating local women’s voices on a variety of issues facing society today. TUC students will facilitate a discussion on topics related to women’s rights, building community, and equity. Topics will range from health, wage equality, sexism, and more. All are welcome to gather, learn, collaborate and network.

WHO: Voices of women leaders from throughout Vallejo.All are welcome.

WHAT: A forum for women to come together and discuss the local and national issues. TUC students will facilitate a discussion on issues facing women.

WHERE: Farragut Inn Ballroom, 1750 Club Drive, Mare Island, Vallejo, CA 94592

WHEN: Thursday, March 21, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

WHY: It is important for women’s voices to have a platform to inspire the community, network with each other and build a program of action to promote women’s rights. The forum will serve as an opportunity to celebrate the women who are shaping our community and connect TUC students with local leaders to talk about the issues facing women today and brainstorm potential solutions.

AVAILABLE INTERVIEWS/VISUALS FOR MEDIA: Press will have the opportunity to mingle with Vallejo community leaders, TUC students and faculty.

RSVP: Register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/defining-a-womens-agenda-for-vallejo-tickets-58022771672.

About the Touro College and University System:

Touro is a system of non-profit institutions of higher and professional education. Touro College was chartered in 1970 primarily to enrich the Jewish heritage, and to serve the larger American and global community. Approximately 18,000 students are currently enrolled in its various schools and divisions. Touro has 35 campuses and locations in New York, California, Nevada, Illinois, Berlin, Jerusalem and Moscow. New York Medical College; Touro University California and Touro University Nevada; Touro University Worldwide and its Touro College Los Angeles division; as well as Hebrew Theological College in Skokie, Ill. are separately accredited institutions within the Touro College and University System. For further information on Touro College, please go to: www.touro.edu/news