MCC to host Empowering Women Expo on Wednesday
CRYSTAL LAKE – In celebration of Women’s History Month, McHenry County College will host an Empowering Women Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the College Atrium, Building A.
Following the theme of “Women Inspiring Innovation through Imagination,” the expo’s topics and exhibitors will provide resources and highlight accomplishments in health and wellness, science and technology and money management. Tax preparation assistance will be available, along with a cellphone recycling station and a prize booth with drawings for gift baskets and other prizes.
Guest speakers will include MCC President Vicky Smith at 10 a.m.; Patricia Sievert, director of Northern Illinois University Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Outreach, at 11 a.m.; Marla Garrison, MCC biology instructor, at noon; and Jane Hemstreet, MCC nursing student, at 1 p.m.