2014 Women in the World Summit (Live Streaming)

2014 Women in the World SummitThe Women in the World Summit is a female-powered gathering like no other, inspiring global change from Harlem to Harare through an impressive lineup of speakers including Meryl Streep, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Katie Couric, and Diane Von Furstenberg this year. Continue Reading →

Entergy 25 Influential Black Women in Business Awards 2013 Honored

women_1The 25 Influential Black Women In Business Awardees for 2103 were honored on Thursday, March 27, 2014 in NYC, The Network Journal, New York’s leading Black professional and small-business magazine, presented the event at the Marriott New York Marquis.

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New York Urban League’s 5th Annual Girls Empowerment Day

unnamed-2Last week was a great New York Urban League’s 5th Annual Girls Empowerment Day on Friday, March 7, 2014 in New York CityContinue Reading →

History of National Women’s History Month

hfas_elizabeth_catlett_three_women_of_americaHistory of National Women’s History Month

As recently as the 1970′s, women’s history was virtually an unknown topic in the K-12 curriculum or in general public consciousness. Continue Reading →

‘A Dream To Fly’ Performed At The Schomburg In Harlem

114In celebration of Women’s History Month, The New Legacy Leaders Project (NLLP), co-founded by Mental Health activist and author Terrie M. Williams and critically acclaimed actress Madeline McCray, will launch an innovative wellness and empowerment initiative. Continue Reading →

In The Heights: Women in the Heights

jpegIn celebration of Women’s History Month, The Grady Alexis Gallery at El Taller Latino Americano is pleased to present Through Women’s Eyes, an art exhibition featuring the work of New York-based artists Antonia Guerrero (Mexico,) Shifi Rathaus (Israel) and Nina Talbot (US.).

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Women’s Jazz Festival 2014

Womens_Jazz_V2_WEBMarch is Women’s History Month and at the Schomburg we mark this occasion with our Women’s Jazz Festival. Continue Reading →