Throughout the year, the IWL brings in speakers to lecture on different aspects surrounding gender and leadership.
October 20th, 2014 - Iranian Author, Marjane Satrapi
Co-sponsors: CSB President's Office, the Literary Arts Institute, and the Center for Global Education
- Guerrilla Girls - Feminist Activists
- Anousheh Ansari - First Female Private Space Explorer
- Jessica Valenti - Feminist Activist and Author
- Vandana Shiva - Environmental Activist and Eco-Feminist
- Kit Delauriers - First Person and Woman to ski the Seven Summits
- Anne Marie Slaughter - Former Director of Policy Planning for the US State Department
- Tererai Trent - Motivational Speaker and Advocate for Worldwide Education; Oprah's All-Time Favorite Guests
- Donna Freitas - Author of "The End of Sex" in which explores the world of college hookups. Freitas has been a professor at both Boston University in the Department of Religion and Hofstra University in the Honors College.
- Geena Davis- Actress and Activist for how gender is portrayed in the media