Hidden Figures Lecture in Oneonta, NY

Tomorrow evening (Monday night) in Oneonta, NY, author Margot Lee Shetterley of HIDDEN FIGURES: THE STORY OF THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN WHO HELPED WIN THE SPACE RACE will be speaking at the Alumni Field House at 7pm.


Movie Review: The English Patient

I don't watch many movies. I don't have much time to, so my attempt at reviewing movies here may be a fleeting concept. However, The English Patient was on cable television recently, and I decided to sit still and watch it once again. I had seen it in the theater when it first released, but... Continue Reading →

In Case You Missed It: Women Spies Knitting Facts

Maybe you knit, maybe you crochet--maybe, like me--you simply admire anyone who can do such a thing and keep promising yourself some day you'll sit down and learn how to do it, too! But did you know that knitting--a craft typically done by women--was actually a tool of the Resistance during World War II?

The Spirit of the Modern Mother

Some of you may have read the story covered by Today.com, People, and various other news and media outlets about the young mother who, after eleven days of struggle, lost her newborn baby boy and decided to keep pumping her breast milk and donating it to help other mothers whose milk never came in. All... Continue Reading →

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