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Program Prepares Women in Politics

Program Prepares Women in Politics

Elect Her, a national program that prepares college-aged women to run for student government and political office, held its second annual program at Georgetown in the Healey Family Student Center Saturday. The three-hour event, hosted by the American Association of University Women and Running Start, featured a series of lectures[Read More…]

by September 15, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

DULIK: Female Candidates Make Their Mark with Skill, Not Gender

In all the heat of the presidential race, we sometimes forget that the battle for the U.S. Senate is just as intense. Democrats currently enjoy a slim 53-47 majority, but that edge is in serious jeopardy, thanks to many competitive contests across the country. But buried under this larger narrative[Read More…]

by September 25, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Women Back on Their Political Feet

In 1991, Anita Hill became a household name. After President George H.W. Bush nominated Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Court, Hill accused Thomas of sexually harassing her while they worked together at the U.S. Department of Education and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. When a private report of her allegations leaked[Read More…]

by September 25, 2012 0 comments Opinion
Campus Spotlight: WiP

Campus Spotlight: WiP

Georgetown Women in Politics is an organization dedicated to the encouragement, promotion and support of women in leadership positions, both on campus and after graduation. Founded in 2001, WiP organizes events such as panels, lectures, dinners and more to connect students with career women in fields including law, medicine and[Read More…]

by October 14, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Women in Politics: A Rising Tide

Women in Politics: A Rising Tide

“[These] three dynamic, very educated women became known as the witch, the ditz and the media darling,” an adviser during President George W. Bush’s administration said on Monday of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, 2008 Republican Vice President Nominee Sarah Palin and first lady Michelle Obama, respectively. In a[Read More…]

by March 23, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized