WIU Women's Center

Shop Talk – April 15
3:01 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

The Gender Gap in the Media

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the gender disparities that remain across all types of news media.

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Wage Gap
12:00 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

Tuesday Signifies Equal Pay Day For Women

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Equal Pay Day, April 8th, marks how far beyond the end of the year a woman needs to work to match a man's salary for a single year. The national average shows women earn 77% of men's salaries.

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WIU's Women's Center Art Exhibit
12:07 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Art Exhibit Exclusively Features Work by Women Artists

Still-Life with Flowers by Rachel Ruysch on display at the Hallwyl Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.
The Google Art Project

The gender gap is not unique to corporate salaries or leadership in politics. It’s also very alive in today’s  art community.  

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Women's History Month
10:48 am
Fri March 2, 2012

Emphasis - March 2

Janine Cavicchia

Rich Egger's guest is Janine Cavicchia, Director of the Women's Center at Western Illinois University. They talk about Women's History Month.

The national theme for WHM is developed by the National Women's History Project. This year it's "Women's Education, Women's Empowerment."

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