Positivity is the Key to Keeping New Year’s Resolutions

  Happy Holidays! The month of December is a time of celebration for many different religions, nationalities, and cultures. A few of the reasons to celebrate in December are:   6: Saint Nicholas Day — Christian 8: Immaculate Conception — Catholic 8: Rohatsu (Bodhi Day) — Buddhis 12: Advent Fast begins — Orthodox Christian 12: […]

The Equal Rights Amendment: Achieve Equity

The tumultuous 2016 election has taught us much about human character, resilience, and change. Now, after the election, half of the country is celebrating the outcome and the other half is in shock and disbelief. The nomination by a major party for a woman as President of the United States is a remarkable “First Woman” […]

Women Firsts Part 2: 1972-2016

From President Mary Mackey: In Part 1: We learned Women’s Firsts from the 1800’s to the 1970’s. Now let’s take a look at Women Firsts in modern times.      Women Firsts Part 2: Texas Representative Barbara Jordan was the first African-American woman to deliver a keynote speech at the 1976 Democratic National Convention.   […]

Women Firsts Part 1: 1848-1970

From President Mary Mackey: I am a great fan of “Women Firsts”. If you follow me on Facebook, you may have seen my “Herstory!” posts. If I see an interesting women’s history post or article, especially a “first woman” article, I share it as Herstory! American history is full of women pioneers: Women who fought […]

Women in History – Fall Event 2016

  Join us at Texas Woman’s University for our Fall Event. Discover the rich heritage of Texas women and connect with other professionals. Take a trip back in time with a museum tour, speaker presentation, film screening and more.      Registration Members: $20 Non-Members: $25 Deadline: October 4th at Midnight CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   When […]