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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN COLUMBIA BRANCH News Notes Vol. VII, No. 3 Newsletter (November 8, 1978)

Another sample of the newsletter provided by the Columbia Branch of the American Association of University Women, this volume is heavily oriented towards upcoming events with many dates noting cultural offerings ranging from a curated tour of a Chinese art … Continue reading

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN CAPITAL NEWS VOLUME XXI, NO. 3 Newsletter (November 1990)

One of the many iterations of the Columbia-branch’s newsletter for the American Association of University Women (AAUW), this document provides readers with all the needed information for engaging with and through AAUW in the winter of 1990. Based on the … Continue reading

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN COLUMBIA BRANCH News Notes Vol. VII, No. 8 Flier (April 11, 1979)

The News Notes represents an early iteration of a newsletter distributed by the Columbia, South Carolina branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW). The newsletter functioned to succinctly share important information between the board of national branch, the … Continue reading

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Welcome to our City… Welcome Card (July 25, 1996)

A welcome card included within packets received by Columbia, South Carolina college professors, this item represents part of a larger exchange between Columbia South Carolina and the country of Columbia in South America. Part of a larger United States Information … Continue reading

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“Empowering Girls” Workshop to be Held at Columbia College Press Release (January, 29 1997)

This press release from 1997 highlights an upcoming workshop focusing on the theme of Empowering Girls. Held at Columbia College the event focuses on issues like “gender equity” and “Setting Goals and Pursuing Dreams.” The program, according to the flier, … Continue reading

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Fact’s on Women’s Health in South Carolina Flier (June 2000)

A resource provided by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, this handout shows various health risks specific to women in the state of South Carolina. It is currently unclear as to who such information was distributed to … Continue reading

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Columbia College Leadership Institute Presents Flier (April 22, 2005)

    A function of the seemingly now defunct Leadership Studies program at Columbia College (Columbia, SC) the Columbia College Leadership Institute served as a program that occurred annually with the express interest of training women and young girls in … Continue reading

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“Women in Politics: Today’s Challenges and Tomorrow’s Opportunities” Lecture Program (March 23, 1990)

As part of the Southeastern Women’s Studies Association’s (SEWSA) series of events for 1990, author and scholar Ellen Goodman spoke at Roanoke College in Virginia. The topics discussed by Goodman included: public affairs and women’s representation in American politics.   … Continue reading

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Taking Advantage of the Opportunity Cost of Equality: The Alliance for Women and The South Carolina Commission on Women Article (October, 2006)

Published in the October 2006 issue of Business Monthly Columbia, this article focuses on the work of the then South Carolina Commission on Women. The article talks about the advocacy and policy work of the commission and explains how both … Continue reading

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S.C. Advocates for Women on Boards and Commissions Pamphlet (August 1997)

Chaired by Barbara Moxon the S.C. Advocates for Women on Boards and Commissions focused on addressing the disparity between women and men in the workplace, particularly in high profile positions. Focusing on the issue from a non-partisan standpoint, the S.C. … Continue reading

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