The Jane Hibbard Idema Women's Studies Center  



Programs 2014-2015

All programs presented by the JHI Women's Studies Center are on campus, free, and open to the public unless specified otherwise. For more information on any of these programs please call the JHI Women's Studies Center at (616) 632-2979 or
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Spring 2015


38th Annual Access Hunger Walk

Sunday, May 3
2 to 4 p.m.
Location: Downtown Grand Rapids
According to the United Nations, women worldwide often suffer from hunger but also play a key role in overcoming hunger.  Join Jane Hibbard Idema Women’s Studies Center in supporting the 38th Annual 5K Hunger Walk, sponsored by Access of West Michigan, to raise awareness of and to work towards eliminating hunger, together with a large cohort of West Michigan nonprofit organizations.  Funds are distributed among food pantry assistance, emergency meals, urban gardening and farmer's market initiatives for low-income people, assistance for seniors, and international development programs. >More Information