On November 12, Renee Weisman presented a program that was attended by more than 100 people. She gave a brief overview of her many years of work at IBM. Renee gave many "pearls of wisdom" and left us the five "rules" to follow if you want to be heard by men: Speak loud enough, get their attention before you start to speak, get to the point, say what you want to say and stop talking when you are done.
This event was a part of the 2020 “Big Read” that features the book Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
“CARE” by Deirdre Fishel and Tony Heriza
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On October 8, Poughkeepsie AAUW was treated to a heartwarming film about the paid in-home caregiving. Julia Solow educated us on the needs of the people working in this field.
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