August 27, 2018

How The ‘Hello Girls’ Forged A Path For Female Soldiers During World War I

When Grace Banker graduated from Barnard College in 1915, women did not yet have the right vote. But lacking this basic right didn’t stop Banker from […]
August 24, 2018

Women On Deck

When they asked for the 2018 Women Build by Columbia Gorge Habitat for Humanity to have a “Rosie the Riveter” theme, the visiting team had no […]
August 24, 2018

Women’s Equality: Know the past, appreciate the present, focus on the future

Sunday is Women’s Equality Day. It’s a day to celebrate women’s equality in specific, connected ways. Each year, on this Congress-designated day, we commemorate the 1920 […]
August 17, 2018

Women veterans group creates new pathways to access needed services

There are about 300,000 veterans in Oregon eligible for services when they return home … There are over 2,000 women veterans in Jackson County alone. … […]
August 16, 2018

Female vets honored at annual celebration in Medford

More than 100 local female veterans were honored Thursday at an annual celebration in Medford. … In Southern Oregon, there are over 3,000.
August 16, 2018

New Coos County support group provides safe, inclusive space for all women veterans

COOS BAY — A local support group in Coos County geared toward serving the area’s female veterans has been formed.
August 14, 2018

Air Force wants to connect female airmen with VA resources

A new test program between the Air Force and the Veterans Affairs Department wants to help female airmen as they transition to the civilian world or […]
August 14, 2018

Military Heritage Chronicles – Women in the Military

Bringing it closer to home, in 2015, Oregon became one of only a handful of states to establish a permanent, full-time women veterans coordinator in …
August 1, 2018

How intimate partner violence affects women Veterans

Dr. Katherine Iverson is a clinical psychologist and researcher in the Women’s Health Division of the National Center for PTSD. (Photo by Cydney Scott) This interview […]