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Pay Equity Plan Designed to Help Close Wage Gap in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pay Equity Plan Designed to Help Close Wage Gap in Columbus

Last Thursday, the Columbus Women’s Commission announced a new plan to help close the wage gap across genders and races in Columbus. The new plan, known in full as “The Columbus Commitment: Achieving Pay Equity” already has 60 organizations signed to the voluntary pledge. “We all know that investing in women strengthens the economic backbone of […]

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Women in Digital Annual Conference

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Get psyched. The Annual Conference is here.We’re going all in to make it the best yet: 900 seats for keynotes and main stage Breakout workshops + executive track VIP members-only lounge Happy hours andlunch outings in Short North and Franklinton Swag bags and t-shirts Tickets: https://womenin.digital/annual-conference/.

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Local Artist Spotlight: Tiffany Christopher Focuses on Community and Culture

Anne Evans Anne Evans Local Artist Spotlight: Tiffany Christopher Focuses on Community and Culture

With the celebrations of Halloween and Día de los Muertos approaching, there is no better local artist to chat with than Tiffany Christopher of Memoire Arts. Christopher has a show of new work, Cuentos (Stories), tonight (October 13) at 400 West Rich in  the Northern Gallery. Viewing is from 6-10 p.m., or by private appointment […]

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Columbus Women in Tech Conf 2017

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Please join your fellow Women and Men that support the growth, advancement, and equality of Women in Technology 2nd Annual Conference!Enabling and empowering women to #SmashTheGlass Ceiling!Who Should Attend? ​ Technical Leaders and Managers Engineers and Developers Project Managers, Scrum Masters Business and Quality Managers Technical Business Development Recruiters and HR Anyone interested transitioning to […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents: Alexis Wilson on a Life in Dance and Working in Columbus

Jane D’Angelo Jane D’Angelo Columbus Makes Art Presents: Alexis Wilson on a Life in Dance and Working in Columbus

Alexis Wilson has had a distinguished and varied career in dance. She is the daughter of Billy Wilson, a celebrated Broadway choreographer and her mother, who was a prima ballerina. She’s performed classically and commercially all over the world, and she has written and published poetry, a full length musical and a memoir, Not So […]

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First Lady Announces Commission for Women’s Advancement

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega First Lady Announces Commission for Women’s Advancement

First Lady Shannon Ginther announced the inaugural class of the Columbus Women’s Commission today. The Commission’s 16 members come from a range of backgrounds, but all will help to fulfill the established goal of advancing women in four areas of life: pay equity, housing and safety, health and nutrition, and workforce development and education. “Women […]

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Study: Sweeping Gender Stereotypes Determine Individual Success

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Study: Sweeping Gender Stereotypes Determine Individual Success

There’s an unwritten, widespread, culturally ingrained belief that a man who isn’t the main provider for his family is a failure. It’s the same belief that says any sign of vulnerability makes him feminine. It’s the same belief that says femininity is weak. Gender norms— popular and conventional ideas about how to perform masculinity and […]

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COLUMBUS DESSERT FEST 2018!

The biggest dessert festival in Columbus returns! Join us on Saturday, February 3rd for the Sweet Treats Dessert Festival and taste all of the best desserts that Columbus has to offer! Limited tickets are available and are expected to sell out in advance:

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS