Each year, the Foundation — in conjunction with New York Women in Communications — awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors and undergraduate and graduate students who intend to pursue or further a career in communications (in the picture: the 2010 scholarship winners and a video clip of their appearance on the Today Show.). Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence, need, and a demonstrated commitment to the field of communications. New York Women in…Continue
Added by NYWA Connect on December 23, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments
2010 was a year of change for NYWA. Our leadership focused on making our mission more relevant, ever mindful that our core value remains in -tact and that is to bring together diverse voices to improve the lives of women and families in New York City.
In 2009 we set the stage for a more fiscally…Continue
Added by Karen Karpowich on December 17, 2010 at 9:15am — No Comments
Please note that NYWA's new Twitter address is: http://www.twitter.com/@NYWomensAgenda
We will be making daily posts, and keeping track of what our members are doing and posting articles of interest to you. So check us out daily. We also welcome YOUR comments and posts.
Also, make sure to visit our Facebook page on a daily basis to keep up with articles from our members organizations, and items in the news!…Continue
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December 6, 2010
The Supreme Court said Monday it will consider whether to keep alive the largest employment discrimination lawsuit in U.S. history, a case that claims Wal-Mart pays women less than men and promotes women less frequently.
The justices stepped into a dispute that could involve billions of dollars in back pay for 500,000 to 1.5 million women who work or once worked at Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's largest private employer. But…Continue
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