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  • Women’s Issues

    “Equity Preserves Democracy”

    Why do you care about equity, diversity and gender issues?

    Barbara Agonia advocates for improved education for women.

    “A Legacy for my Daughter”

    Why do you care about equity, diversity and gender issues?

    Jennifer Carr describes the need to broaden opportunity for future generations though emphasizing the need for equity.

    “Equal Rights Debate in Today’s World: Relevance and Remembrance”

    Why do you care about equity, diversity and gender issues?

    Frankie Sue Del Papa reflects on intersections between the Equal Rights debate of the 1970s and the relevance of women’s issues in Nevada’s contemporary environment.

    “An Active Role in Women’s Issues”

    What activities have you participated in that are related to activism, grassroots, governmental and/or political work on women’s issues, gender equity, diversity etc.?

    Valerie Wiener describes her role in enhancing equity for women, through involvement in the Governor’s Conference on Women and bringing the National Association for Women Business Owners to Nevada.

    “It Starts with Awareness”

    What progress has been made or must be made to improve the status of women in Nevada?

    Caryll Dziedziak advocates for the education of young women about the history of women’s issues.

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    Women's Research Institute of Nevada
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas
    4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 455083
    Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-5083
    702-895-2902

    © 2017 WRIN | All rights reserved.

    a Studio Hyperset expression