About

Mission

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment that gave U.S. women the right to vote, Johns Hopkins University engages the community to educate, explore, and raise awareness about this momentous occasion. In partnership with several Baltimore cultural institutions, we will offer public events, seminars, and exhibitions that inform and at times challenge our understanding of the history of the 19th Amendment and its effect on female empowerment today.

Commemoration Partners

The JHU Women’s Suffrage Centennial Committee wishes to thank its supporters who have contributed to the commemoration activities, including: 

  • JHU Office of the Provost
  • JHU Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
  • JHU School of Nursing
  • JHU Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • JHU Whiting School of Engineering
  • JHU Carey Business School
  • JHU Libraries and Museums
  • JHU School of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Health System
  • JHU School of Advanced International Studies
  • JHU Press
  • Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance
  • Maryland Humanities
  • Maryland State Arts Council
  • Maryland Film Festival and Parkway Theater
  • Reginald F. Lewis Museum
  • Visit Baltimore
  • Enoch Pratt Library
  • CityLit Project

Commemoration Templates

For access to communications templates, including the Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemoration email banner, flyer, PowerPoint slides, and social media frame, please email womensvote100@jhu.edu

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