The National Archives, in partnership with the American Association of University Women-KC Branch, will host a panel discussion at 6:30 p.m. March 14, focusing on the status of women and girls in international education. A free light reception will precede the program at 6 p.m.

Women’s History Month is an annual celebration of women’s accomplishments and achievements in history and contemporary society within the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia. Annually, America celebrates the achievements of women in March. Topics included will focus on how girls and women are educated abroad; the benefits and outcomes of gender parity and the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals; and an overview of inbound/outbound international students’ experiences in obtaining their education.

Reservations are requested for this free program by calling 816-268-8010 or emailing