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(Video) Geena Davis to Report on Status of Women

Mount St. Mary's College in Brentwood has partnered with the California Commission on the Status of Women to present a report Thursday on the advancement of women in society. Commission appointee and actress Geena Davis will speak.

will hold a three-hour event on Thursday to celebrate and discuss the findings of "The Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California," a study performed by the college to shed light on the advancement of women in society.

The Mount has partnered with the California Commission on the Status of Women for this event. Actress and commission appointee Geena Davis, founder of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, will join the discussion. 

Patch spoke with the college's president, Ann McElaney-Johnson, Rosalyn Kempf, director of the Women's Leadership program, and several students to find out what Mount St. Mary's is doing to advance the cause of women in California.


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Correction: A previous version of this article incorrectly stated that the California Commission on the Status of Women conducted the report to be released Thursday. 

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