By Mark Salinas
HAYWARD, Calif. -- The national theme of the 2013 Women's History Month is "Technology, Science, and Innovation." The speakers for this year's Hayward Honors Women Teach-In event are three experts who have built their careers recruiting girls and women for careers in technology, science and innovation; they have taught future science scholars and applied-science skills to make sure communities and neighborhoods are safe throughout Alameda County.
5:00 p.m. Reception and refreshments.
5:30 p.m. Program begins.
Introduction and welcome from Hayward City Council Member Mark Salinas.
Proclamation by Hayward Mayor Michael Sweeney and Hayward Councilwoman Barbara Halliday.
Dr. Stephanie Couch, Executive Director of the Institute for STEM Education, California State University, East Bay.
Dr. Maria Nieto, Professor of Biological Sciences, California State University, East Bay.
Dr. Chindi Peavey, District Manager, Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District.
6:30 p.m. Conclusion with Hayward Councilwoman Barbara Halliday.
2nd Annual Hayward Honors Women Teach-In
Thursday, February 28
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Hayward City Hall
777 B St., Hayward