African American Women Healing the Nation during and after the Civil War: A Panel Discussion is from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Halpin-Harrison Hall, Stimpson Auditorium. In honor of Women’s History Month, join us for a lecture and book signing by the author of African American Medicine in Washington D.C. and the forthcoming Healing Civil War Veterans in New York and Washington, D.C., Heather Butts, JD., MPH, MA., Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health. This important lecture will highlight the little-known contributions of African American women doctors and medical practitioners in the D.C. area during the Civil War era. Copies of African American Medicine in Washington D.C. will be available for purchase and you may meet the author following the lecture. This is a free event and is open to the public. All Women’s History Month events have been sponsored by Shenandoah’s Departments of Gender & Women’s Studies, Public Health, English, Languages & Cultural Studies, Film Studies, and Mass Communication, as well as by the Mosaic Center for Diversity, McCormick Civil War Institute and the Willa Cather Endowment. For more information, contact Christin Taylor, Ph.D., Assistant Prof. Dept. of English at email@example.com or director of the McCormick Civil War Institute Jonathan Noyalas at firstname.lastname@example.org.