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    Women in Afghanistan

    Charlotte Ponticelli, a former State Department international consultant, talked about priorities, challenges, and the progress of Afghan women after the fall of the Taliban. After her…

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    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter News Conference

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of military-related issues, including the future of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility and the…

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    After Words with Senator Claire McCaskill

    Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) talked about her memoir, Plenty Ladylike. She was interviewed by Politico editor Susan Glasser.

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    Diversity Among Elected Officials

    Panelists talked about ways to increase race and gender diversity among elected officials, as well as the challenges facing minority candidates. They discussed a study from county and…

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    Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton Press Availability

    2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton spoke to reporters following a town hall meeting in Exeter High School on college affordability and student loan debt in Exeter, New…

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    Senate Democrats on Planned Parenthood

    Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Mazie Hirono (D-HI), and advocates held a press conference ahead of a procedural vote on a bill to repeal federal funding for…

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    Women During World War II

    Dominique Francois talked about the roles and contributions of women during World War II. He said that women were “a vital part of the successes of the way” through their…

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    Campus Sexual Assaults

    Senators Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) and Dean Heller (R-NV) testified on their bill, the Campus Accountability and Safety Act, intended to combat…

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    Black Women and Early 1900s University Life

    Treva Lindsey talked about black women and early 1900s university life, including at Washington, D.C.'s, Howard University.

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    Communicators with Nicholas Carlson

    Nicholas Carlson talked by video from New York City about how Silicon Valley companies operate. The author of Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!, he focused on…

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    Women of the Manhattan Project

    Rosemary Lane and Isabelle Karle, veterans of the Manhattan Project, spoke about their different experiences with the project and the various opportunities it provided for them and other…

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    First Lady Michelle Obama Remarks on Girls' Access to Education

    First lady Michelle Obama spoke about her Let Girls Learn initiative, a Peace Corps, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and State Department partnership to help adolescent…

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    Women and the Battle of Gettysburg

    Jared Frederick talked about the different accounts of women and their families during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. He spoke about how the residents of the town, mainly women and…

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    After Words with Mona Eltahawy

    Journalist Mona Eltahawy discusses her book "Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs A Sexual Revolution" She is interviewed by Rangita de Silva de Alwis, Associate Dean…

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    Book Discussion on Lucy Stone

    Sally McMillen talked about her book Lucy Stone: An Unapologetic Life, in which she recounts the life of abolitionist and suffragist Lucy Stone. In her book, the author contends that…

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    Conversation with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her former law clerk, current California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu, took part in a discussion on Justice…

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    Book Discussion on Contested Terrain

    Sally Kitch talked about her book, Contested Terrain: Reflections with Afghan Women Leaders, about the experiences of two professional Afghan women and their plight following years of war…

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    Women in the 1904 St. Louis Olympics

    Kendra Gage talked about the first Olympics held in the United States and the state of female athletics at the turn of the 20th century. She was interviewed at the Organization of American…

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    Women in Civil Rights Leadership

    Panelists talked about women in leadership roles in political movements for Civil Rights. They spoke about the similarities between historic struggles for Civil Rights and current…

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    Women and Leadership in Publishing

    Madeline McIntosh, Lisa Sharkey, and Bethlam Forsa talked about women and leadership in publishing. They spoke at the 2015 BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade…

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