The Nation’s Top 25 Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), Business Resource Groups (BRGs) and Diversity Councils were honored at the 9th Annual ERG & Council Honors Award™ luncheon celebration today at the 2017 ERG & Council Conference at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando. Taking top honors was the General Motors Employee Resource Group, followed by the Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Inclusion & Diversity Council and the Aramark Diversity Advisory Board. Continue reading Nation’s Top 25 Employee Resource Groups and Diversity Councils Honored at Orlando Conference
Lourdes Lopez was already a serious dance student at the prestigious School of American Ballet before she realized she could pursue a career in the art form she loved. It was while preparing a school report on what she wanted to be when she grew up that she found an article on famed New York City Ballet dancer Jacques d’Amboise. Continue reading Ballerina in Charge, Lourdes Lopez
Women working in the wind industry are on the rise.
Wind power is the number one source of renewable energy generating capacity in the country, and has made substantial gains over the last 5 years. In 2016 alone, the industry added more than 20,000 new jobs and now employs 102,000 Americans in all 50 states.
Continue reading 7 of the Fastest Growing Jobs for Women in Wind
Overcoming war and poverty, Shaesta Waiz hopes her personal struggle for the skies will inspire the next generation of women. Continue reading Afghan Refugee Completes Historic Flight Around the World
As a documentary film producer, Catherine Gray is passionate about telling the personal stories of fascinating people and the truths about what makes them tick. Last year Catherine launched a unique women’s empowerment community called 360Karma, which includes an annual Women’s Conference and weekly talk show exploring the traits of extraordinary women who have overcome adversity to find their authentic calling, become leaders in their fields and fulfilled in their lives. “Each time I’ve interviewed these powerful women, I’ve found common traits – ones that resonated with me on my own journey – ones I want to share,” she says. Continue reading Meet Catherine Gray, founder of the women’s empowerment group 360Karma
The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) today announced the 21 winners of the 2017 SHPE Technical Achievement Recognition (STAR) awards. Continue reading SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS ANNOUNCES 2017 STAR AWARD WINNERS
Patients may hear some — or all — of these words while speaking to their doctors about breast cancer. Understanding these terms and how they can affect you may be key to getting the help you need. Continue reading National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Key terms you should know
GLORIA E. ANZALDÚA did not abide border walls of the mind and map, but rather strode into those culturally fertile places that we cannot simply wall off. Continue reading Gloria E. Anzaldua: Google Doodle salutes ‘Borderlands’ author who defied divisive bias
“We’re here to honor the legacy of one of the most admired and inspirational people ever associated with NASA.” Continue reading NASA Dedicates Facility In Honor Of ‘Hidden Figures’ Heroine Katherine Johnson
Company scores 100 percent for the 12th Year on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 15th Annual Scorecard Continue reading Walgreens Earns Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality Recognition in 2017 Corporate Equality Index