The framework of the challenges and issues around women’s history in architecture was one of the topics discussed on the first day of the Summer School “Cities and Gender: Perspectives and Strategies” (co-organization of Mulheres na Arquitectura association, research project W@ARCH.PT and BIP/ZIP project “Um Género de Escola!“). On September 18, Patrícia Santos Pedrosa, coordinator of W@ARCH.PT, shared an afternoon of reflections with architect and researcher Daniela Arias Laurino (Uruguay/Spain, Un Día / Una Arquitecta project) and with the participants of the summer school.