National Women's History Project http://tspr.org en Women’s History Month http://tspr.org/post/women-s-history-month <p>Rich Egger’s guest on Emphasis is Janine Cavicchia, Director of the Women’s Center at Western Illinois University. They talk about Women’s History Month, which takes place during March.</p><p>“Women have always been a part of history, but they haven’t always been a part of the history textbooks and lessons and common knowledge,” Cavicchia said.</p><p>Cavicchia believes there is now a greater recognition of women’s contributions, but many are still overlooked. She said their accomplishments should be recognized year-round, but WHM is chance to bring extra attention to their work.</p><p></p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 17:01:42 +0000 Rich Egger 29722 at http://tspr.org Women’s History Month Emphasis - March 2 http://tspr.org/post/emphasis-march-2 <p>Rich Egger&#39;s guest is Janine Cavicchia, Director of the <a href="http://www.wiu.edu/student_services/womens_center/" target="_blank">Women&#39;s Center</a> at Western Illinois University. They talk about Women&#39;s History Month.</p><p>The national theme for WHM is developed by the <a href="http://www.nwhp.org/" target="_blank">National Women&#39;s History Project</a>. This year it&#39;s &quot;Women&#39;s Education, Women&#39;s Empowerment.&quot;</p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 16:48:37 +0000 Rich Egger 11175 at http://tspr.org Emphasis - March 2