The Park Avenue Armory And National Black Theatre Present 100 Years |100 Women

Park Avenue Armory, with lead partner National Black Theatre, today announced it has invited ten New York City-based cultural institutions to join 100 Years |100 Women. Continue Reading →

Study Links Permanent Hair Dye And Straightening To Breast Cancer, Particularly Among Black Women

A new study from the National Institutes of Health finds that women who use permanent hair dye and chemical hair straighteners are at a higher risk of developing breast cancer — and the risk is particularly high for black women. Continue Reading →

Eating Late At Night Could Lead To Poorer Heart Health In Women From Harlem To Hollywood

Avoiding a late-night snack can be difficult for many consumers, but a new study conducted by researchers from the American Heart Association (AHA) could have many women rethinking their nighttime eating. Continue Reading →

STEM Jobs From Harlem To Hollywood Still Struggling Representing Women, Study Finds

After investigating several practices common among organizations specializing in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), researchers have found that there are plenty of opportunities for these groups to do more to promote their female employees. Continue Reading →

Celeste Beatty Harlem Brewing Company Joins Women.nyc Initiative Advisory Board

Women.nyc, the pioneering initiative to keep New York the greatest city in the world for women, today announced the formation of its advisory board including Celeste Beatty, Harlem Brewing Company to continue propelling the city forward in the fight for gender equity. Continue Reading →

Streamed The Oversight Hearing On Title IX And Gender-Based Discrimination In NYC Schools

The City Council Committees on Women and Gender Equity, Higher Education, and Education will hold a joint hearing tomorrow regarding sexual harassment and gender discrimination in New York City schools,

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Seitu’s World: The Women In Business Luncheon For Exceptional Hispanic Women

By Seitu Oronde

On Thursday, March 28th, 2019, the Women in Business Luncheon to salute and honor the commitment of exceptional Hispanic women from Harlem to Hollis at The Bateaux New York, Chelsea Pier 62, NY, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Espaillat Introduces House Resolution Recognizing Women’s History Month And More

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement on the introduction of his resolution to recognize the contributions of New York women to the nation’s labor movement. Continue Reading →

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