ANHW Resources for Chapters and DSGs
Events for Chapters and DSGs to Sponsor
Talks by speakers on topics relevant to women’s issues, with reception to allow networking
Viewing of a webinar (see below) and discussion afterwards
Potluck Suppers and Summer Picnics
Small dinners at local restaurants
Invite 10-12 members to dinner at a local restaurant, for both networking and discussion of relevant topics
Find a local bar or restaurant that can dedicate private space to a happy hour - the group can provide light refreshments, with a pay-your-own bar for drinks.
Choose a local group such as a homeless shelter for women, where you prepare and serve dinner; or an organization such as L’Arche for people with intellectual disabilities, where you sponsor a Halloween party, for example
hold a clothing drive for women who need business clothes to find jobs.
Webinars and Videos of Interest
Women, Politics and MA Panel, November 2018 in the Harvard Crimson on November 15, 2018
"The Ice Queen Cometh: Women Must Rise UP to End Gender Discrimination" in the Harvard Crimson on April 17, 2018 is by P.K. Newby, an Adjunct Associate Professor of Nutrition at the the School of Public Health and Instructor in the Sustainability Program at the Extension School and a member of ANHW.
Article in the Chronicle of Higher Education by Jessica Pesce, Boston Chapter President - May 2017
An article in the Harvard Gazette, 8 November 2016, reports on President Faust's remarks at the opening reception of the FIRST Harvard Women's Weekend.
At our ANHW March 2016 event, Professor Iris Bohnet gave a presentation based on her book What Works: Gender Equality by Design. This important work is a "must read", especially if you feel equality for women in your workplace needs a nudge. In her talk, she highlights the steps to take for addressing this issue.