Augusta Lewis Troupe is among the latest of a large group of unsung Connecticut women in the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame whose lives helped make the world a better place.
On November 4, 2013, President Peter Salovey took a moment to highlight several honors bestowed upon some of the University’s most prominent women in his collection “Notes from Woodbridge Hall... more
WASHINGTON — President Obama will nominate Janet L. Yellen as chairwoman of the Federal Reserve on Wednesday, White House officials said Tuesday night, ending an unusually prolonged and public search... more
Last summer, researchers at Yale published a study proving that physicists, chemists and biologists are likely to view a young male scientist more favorably than a woman with the same qualifications.... more
BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel scored a stunning personal triumph in Sunday’s national elections in Germany, becoming the only major leader to be re-elected twice since the financial crisis of... more
Thank you to all who came to support the launch of the WWN on Thursday, September 12. If you have not already done so, you are encouraged to complete a 3 - 5 minute survey by clicking the link below... more
Yale University has again been selected by Working Mother magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies” in the nation. Working Mother’s “Best Companies” initiative, now in its 27th year, recognizes... more