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The Future of Incarceration for Women in Vermont online public forum

Photo of the entrance to Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility, VCW logo, text says the Future of Incarceration for Women in Vermont, join the conversation Thursday 11 10 22, 6 to 7 pmThe Vermont Commission on Women and our partners join together on Thursday, November 10, 2022, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

 


Policy Priorities of Vermont Students

Vermont Works for Women's Women Can Do career exploration conference returned in person to Vermont Technical College in Randolph this year!  Over 260 high school students from 12 of the 14 counties in Vermont spent the day exploring STEM and trades careers through hands-on activities and getting to know Vermont professionals, employers, and organizations. 

We  love staffing a table at this event because a: the Women Can Do energy and enthusiasm is contagious, and b: it's a chance to listen to and learn from students!

 


Attorney General Candidate Forum Thursday, September 29th

VCW Executive Director Cary Brown moderates this live and livestreamed event starting at 7 p.m. and featuring candidates Charity Clark (Democrat) and Michael Tagliavia (Republican).

Hosted by the League of Women Voters of Vermont, this event takes place at the beautiful St. Johnsbury Athenaeum and opens with an in-person meet and greet with the candidates at 6:30.  No registration is required for this event but seating is limited.

 


League Of Women Voters Hosts Attorney General Candidates Forum

VCW is cosponsor of this event and VCW Executive Director Cary Brown is moderator. The following press release is courtesy of League of Women Voters of Vermont.

The League of Women Voters of Vermont will host an in-person Candidates Forum for Attorney General on Thursday, September 29 at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main Street, from 7:00-8:30 pm. A meet-and-greet is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

 



League of Women Voters of VT September Candidate Forums for Attorney General, Lt. Governor

VCW joins the list of cosponsors for League of Women Voters of Vermont's (LWV) candidate forums this month!  These public events will be held at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum from 7:00 - 8:30 pm and include a meet and greet the candidates opportunity at 6:30.

 


League of Women Voters Hosts Lieutenant Governor Forum

(VCW is cosponsor of this event. The following press release is courtesy of League of Women Voters of Vermont.)

The League of Women Voters of Vermont will host an in-person Candidates Forum for the office of Lieutenant Governor on Wednesday, September 21 at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main Street, from 7:00-8:30 pm. A meet-and-greet is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

 


Retirement Security Awareness Roundtable Discussion presented by Vermont State Treasurer Beth Pearce

Vermont State Treasurer Beth Pearce presents a Retirement Security Awareness Roundtable Discussion this Friday, September 9th from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

 


The VIEW, September 1st

The September edition of our newsletter VIEW contains news and resources, programs and grants, employment opportunities, and links to fall events, including Senator Leahy’s Women’s Economic Opportunity Conference featuring Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen; VT Works for Women’s Women Can Do career exploration conference for high school students; the Pride festival and parade; Vermont Women’s Fund annual event, and so much more!