Panel Discussion on the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Monday, March 04, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (CT)
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Presentations
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Alicia Rodriguez
210-436-3310
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Drama Department
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https://ems-app.stmarytx.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=72993

Join a panel discussion on the historic 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in New York City that caused the death of 146 garment workers, mainly young immigrant girls.

Panelists
  • Sister Susan Mika, OSB, Benedictine nun and public advocate
  • Rafael Moras, Ph.D., P.E., Professor of Industrial Engineering, St. Mary's University
  • Bonita K. Roberts, J.D., Professor of Law, St. Mary's University School of Law
  • Belinda Roman, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor of Economics, St. Mary's University
  • Michael Shannon, P.E., CBO, Director of Development Services Department, City of San Antonio
Moderator

This event is a part of Women's History Month activities at St. Mary's University and sponsored by the St. Mary's University Drama Department. 

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