WE-Zine (E-Newsletter)

WE-Zine, WE's monthly e-newsletter, provides regular policy updates, news about our work, and information about our issues. Subscribe today, and stay informed!

 

2018

  • Mar

    Speaking Up, Speaking Out, Making Change

    See how WE celebrated Women's History Month 2018! Also in this issue, we reveal the exciting line-up of panelists for our special 45th anniversary celebration at The Working Lunch, and a millennial working woman shares how she speaks up and makes change in the workplace.
  • Feb

    Black Women Make History

    In this issue, a Women Employed supporter shares how the legacy of black women has inspired her own activism. Also, we mark the 25th anniversary of FMLA and get ready for the Chicago premiere of Zero Weeks, a film about America's paid leave crisis.
  • Jan

    Ready for 2018

    See what's on our legislative agenda for Illinois in 2018! Also in this issue, we recap the energizing March to the Polls in Chicago and share the inspiring story of a successful bridge student.

2017

  • Dec

    WE Won't Go Back

    In our last issue of the year, we outline how you can help Women Employed make more change for working women in 2018 and share some new year resolutions from the WE staff. Also, save the date for the Women's March on Chicago in January!
  • Nov

    This year, we're especially thankful for you

    In this issue, get an update on all the legislative initiatives you helped WE push forward in 2017. There's also an inside view of the Inaugural Women's Convention held in Detroit, Michigan, and we set the facts straight about City Colleges.
  • Oct

    Until All Women Have Equal Pay

    Ahead of Latina Equal Pay Day, WE recognizes the disparity in wages for different groups of women. Also in this issue: attend our upcoming event, learn how the Department of Education is failing student borrowers, and more.
  • Sep

    We've got to fight for our rights

    In this issue, find out how WE plans to fight Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of Illinois' proposed No Salary History Act, learn what the end of DACA would mean for an adult student who spoke to us, and more!
  • Aug

    Here's some good news

    Catch up with all the good WE has been up to in this issue! From launching a massive public education campaign about the new paid sick time laws in Chicago and Cook County, to discussing the benefits of Career Foundations, there's plenty to love in this issue of WE-Zine.
  • Jul

    We're Leading the Charge

    In this issue, hear from our new President & C.E.O about what WE is doing to continue moving the needle for working women, meet some of our 2017 Summer Interns, and learn why the increase in student parents at America's colleges shouldn't be ignored.
  • Jun

    Are You Ready to Keep Learning?

    Learn about a recent Career Foundations tour of the high-tech healthcare teaching facilities at Malcolm X College, get a lesson from retiring Executive Director Anne Ladky on the role activism has played in Women Employed since our founding to present day, and more!

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