WIG AT WORK: July 2020

Tim Storey
NCSL Executive Director
In lieu of #WakeUpWithWIG,
join us for: State Of Play
Featuring: Tim Storey, Executive Director, National Conference of State Directors (NCSL)

Date & Time: August 12, 2020 @ 3:00 pm EDT

Read more about this event here

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Women State Legislators Go To The Conventions
Senator Gloria Butler (GA)
Southern Regional Director,
Women In Government Board of Directors
Senator Stacey Guerin (ME)
Women In Government Board of Directors
WIG congratulates two of our national Board of Directors who were appointed Delegates for their respective party conventions: Chair Senator Stacy Guerin (R-ME) for the RNC convention and Southern Region Director Senator Gloria Butler (D-GA) for the DNC convention. Follow WIG’s website and social media for updates on the Life of a Delegate in 2020 throughout August.
The 2020 conventions may go down as the most unique in history, given the pandemic’s impact on travel and engagement. While primarily virtual, the conventions remain showcases for current and emerging leaders. Women In Government is a nonpartisan organization that celebrates women political leadership.
Are you also a Delegate? We would like to hear from you! Find us at #ConnectingLegislativeLeaders via social media!
Join us in Welcoming WIG's
Newest Business Council member!
comprehensive resources are available for you and we welcome your feedback!

It was an honor to join with women legislator moderators,
women political leaders, supporters, and expert panelists from across the country to discuss important policy issues and
celebrate the Women's Suffrage Centennial
during WIG's  first  virtual Summer Summit series.

We encourage everyone to  give us your feedback
about the Summit programming and factors WIG should take into consideration in planning future programming by clicking here .

Click here to refer to the full #WIGSummerSummit Agenda

Click here to access the available presentation information and resources from #WIGSummerSummit
Thank you again to WIG's sponsors, Business Council, and Associate Members!
This year the Americans with Disabilities Act is celebrating its 30th Anniversary! Check out the resources below that WIG and the ADA have provided to you!

Click here to learn more.
Fellowship Opportunities
Interested in bridging the gap between the study and making of U.S. foreign policy?

 Explore the Council on Foreign Relations’ 2021–2022
 International Affairs Fellowships . These offer unique, fully funded opportunities, domestic and abroad, for mid and senior career U.S. professionals. Applications are due by October 31 .

Questions? Email fellowships@cfr.org .
August is National Immunization Awareness Month
WIG recognizes National Immunization Awareness Month and has many resources for you including podcasts, PSA's, and more.

Check them out by clicking here and here !
August is National Women's Suffrage Month!
WIG is celebrating the Women's Suffrage Centennial all year long! In honor of this celebration, WIG hosted a #WIGTwitterWatchParty for The Vote PBS. Check out WIG'sTwitter feed of this event by clicking here .

To learn more about what this event entailed, click here!
WIG is on a new social media platform!

We are so excited to be on another social media platform.... we have officially unveiled our Instagram

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For over 30 years, Women In Government has advanced the effectiveness of women in public office by providing policy-driven education, in-depth leadership training, and coalition-building networking opportunities to women state legislators nationwide. 
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