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Camden Haven Courier
Local achievers honoured on International Women's Day
Camden Haven Courier
Organised by Camden Haven High School, the guests gathered for breakfast at the Laurieton United Services Club last Thursday, International Women's Day. “Within this room we have women that run businesses, run craft groups, organise sporting ...
Women's Day Fabric Design Under Scrutiny
The competition for the 2015 International Women's Day fabric design is on. Members of the committee to select the best design for the Women's Day fabric in Cameroon began meeting on Tuesday September 30, 2014 in Yaounde to examine works ...
Champion of multiculturalism
“Through HIO he also supported Women's Voice to put on the first International Women's Day celebrations, another new event to the town and another annual event now.” Hastings MP Amber Rudd said: “Mr Thompson's work with multiculturalism in town has ...
Sportsday - Premier League build-up
The 24 October 2014 marks 157 years to the day since the formation of Sheffield FC, the world's oldest football club. They were established in 1857 by a group of .... (Germany/Switzerland national team). Former Arsenal and Birmingham coach Laura Harvey ...
Turn Your Princess-Obsessed Toddler Into a Feminist in Eight Easy Steps
New York Times (blog)
Here you might want to bake cupcakes in honor of International Women's Day. 8. Make a list of wishes your daughter might ask to be granted from her fairy godmother. When the list is completed, tap your daughter's forehead gently and then say excitedly ...
Google Doodle Celebrates Its 16th Birthday
Its topics have ranged from sci-fi show Doctor Who to iconic actress Audrey Hepburn, as well as social causes including International Women's Day, the Sochi Winter Olympics gay-rights controversy and the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I ...
Australia Sevens stars land top awards
Former England international turned commentator Sue Day can't wait to see who is crowned IRB Women's Sevens World Series champions. ... IRB Women's Sevens Player of the Year 2013/14, Emilee Cherry won the Shawn Mackay Award for Qantas Sevens Player of ...
New women's sevens competition to kick off
Diane von Furstenberg: 'Be the woman you want to be'
First day at the office, in 1972. PHOTO: Getty. Von Furstenberg was standing at a giant glass desk that ran the length of the room, and was dressed on-brand in a silk black-and-white print peasant blouse, black leather miniskirt and black suede sandals ...
New equipment for local breast health program thanks to diligent fundraising
Windsor Star (blog)
On Wednesday, Windsor Regional Hospital named one of its breast health ultrasound imaging suites after the International Women's Day Committee of the Ciociaro Club, which started raising money for the suite's equipment seven years ago. The committee ...
Over 50% of women in finance are bullied
It needs to be on the board's agenda on a daily basis, rather than once in a blue moon on International Women's Day. “Cultural change inevitably takes time, but setting targets with teeth and being accountable for those targets helps keep the agenda ...