A Week’s Worth of Women in the News: August 15-22

Alpha Phi members at Georgia State University in 1970. 

photo credit: Georgia State University. Department of University Publications, Georgia State University Digital Archives

From sorority recruitment videos, libido pills, Army Rangers, and swim champs to Dee Barnes, Black Lives Matter, the staggering death toll of trans women in America, and a beautiful and tragic piece on the struggle of finding a family, this is a week’s worth of women in the news.

Tango is Life is Tango

Tango at Emerald Ballroom

photo taken by Karla Turner

How do you keep yourself alive?  Not just conscious, but full of life, full of the life force that drives one past routine, beyond complacency, through despair, and towards satisfaction?  The answers sound pretty simple:  pursue a new hobby; change careers; challenge yourself; develop forgotten talents and explore new ones.  For sure, adding a new … [Read more…]