WLC member and WLP mentor Aleta Margolis '89 is the founder and executive director of the Center for Inspired Teaching. Aleta is revitalizing public education by unlocking the personal creativity of teachers and thereby dramatically improving student learning. Click here to watch Aleta's video! (TEDx, June 10, 2010)
The Pembroke Center Associates and the Women's Leadership Council teamed up again to present the Commencement Forum "A Sense of Humor: Brown Women in Comedy" on Saturday, May 25, 2013 during Reunion/Commencement weekend. Join Council member Lauren Corrao '83, P'16 as she moderated a panel of Brown alumnae who are earning a living by making people laugh.
With a leadership gift of $1 million from Nancy L. Buc '65, '94 hon., Brown's Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women is launching a $3.5 million campaign to build an endowment to support its archives - the Christine Dunlap Farnham Archive and the Feminist Theory Archive.
On March 13, 2013, more than 100 members of the Brown community gathered at Martinos Auditorium in the Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts to watch segments from the groundbreaking documentary MAKERS: Women Who Make America and to hear from the following panel of women involved with the MAKERS project:
(L to R) Nancy Fuld Neff '77 P'06 '14, Melissa Henn, Head Women's Soccer Coach Phil Pincince P'06, Carolyn Thornton '90, and Doris BurkeIn October 2012, Women's Leadership Council Member Nancy Neff '77 P'06 P'14participated in a panel discussion on Title IX in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the passing of this landmark legislation.