A CATALYST FOR CHANGE

A CATALYST FOR CHANGE

UD alum wins first Women’s Leadership Initiative award

When Mary Ellen Payne began her career in business more than 35 years ago, she had access to few women in executive roles to serve as her mentors and guide her through her career. As she successfully climbed the ladder, eventually becoming senior vice president of sales and marketing with Verizon Communications, Payne looked for opportunities to mentor and to be a champion and cheerleader for the next generation of businesswomen.

Trump Administration Guts Obamacare Birth Control Rule – Mother Jones

(But remember, there isn’t a war on women… just ignore this, efforts to destroy Planned Parenthood, abortion clinics, and a woman’s autonomy when it comes to making health decisions.) 

Trump Administration Guts Obamacare Birth Control Rule – Mother Jones:

“The Trump administration officially issued a new rule Friday that weakens the Affordable Care Act’s mandate requiring employers to provide free birth control as part of health insurance plans.”

This Missouri City Banishes Domestic Violence Survivors for Calling the Police | American Civil Liberties Union

This Missouri City Banishes Domestic Violence Survivors for Calling the Police | American Civil Liberties Union:

“In 2012, the city of Maplewood, Missouri ordered Rosetta Watson to vacate her home. But the city wasn’t done punishing Watson yet and also barred her from living anywhere in the city for six months. Her offense? She called the police four times seeking protection from her abusive ex-boyfriend.”