Wednesday Sep 10
Woman riding 8,000 miles cross country on horseback makes stop in CNY
Bernice Ende and her two horses at their stop Wednesday at the Matilda Joslyn Gage House in Fayetteville. Bernice Ende, a 60-year-old retiree from Montana, rode into Fayetteville on horseback Wednesday afternoon to make a stop at the Matilda Joslyn Gage House in the village.
The romantic life of the short man
That's the conclusion of a new study by economists regarding a four-decade program in their own field - a summer school for undergraduate minorities interested in economics. "Using a comparison group consisting of those who applied to, but did not attend, the program and controlling for an array of background characteristics, we find that program participants were over 40 percentage points more likely to a pply to and attend a PhD program in economics, 26 percentage points more likely to complete a PhD, and about 15 percentage points more likely to ever work in an economics-related academic job.
Women's Suffrage Movement celebrates 94 years
In 1971 the United States Congress designated August 26 as 'Women's Equality Day'.
The White House
Betsey Stevenson: '94 Years Later, Here's Where We Are:'
In 1776, Abigail Adams wrote to John Adams, then serving on the Continental Congress in Philadelphia, and reminded him to "not put such unlimited power into the hands of the husbands."
Today's Feminism Isn't About Empowering Females
Happy 19th Amendment day! Ratified on August 18, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution granted American women the right to vote-a right known as woman suffrage.
Celebrating Women's Equality Day
United States Forever in our history are stories of women who fought for an America where all are truly equal, regardless of gender.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Piloting a rental houseboat along the Erie CanalPiloting a rental...
Piloting a rental houseboat along the Erie Canal Taking a bat trip on the historic Erie Canal.