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WRAC plans workshops for African-American women

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Women's Resource and Action Center at the University of Iowa is sponsoring a series of workshops for African-American women called "Sister to Sister: The Self-Empowerment of the Contemporary Black Woman."

The workshops will be Thursdays from 6-8 p.m., July 17 through July 31, at the Iowa Memorial Union. The workshops are open to the public. Those interested may attend any or all of the workshops.

Volunteer LaTonya Wright will be the facilitator for the workshops, which will discuss topics including political/legal awareness, personal growth, economic strength, and community building.

For more information regarding the workshops, contact Courtney Reed Jenkins at (319) 335-1486.