Posts made in May, 2010

Graduation Day

Posted by on May 30, 2010 in Opportunities | Comments Off

Graduation is the action of receiving or conferring an academic degree or the ceremony that is sometimes associated, where students become Graduates. Before the graduation, candidates are referred to as Graduands. The date of graduation is often called degree day. The graduation itself is also called commencement . At the University of Cambridge, the occasion on which most graduands receive their BA degree is known as general admission. After degree completion, graduates can be referred to by their graduating year. In the United States and Canada, it is also used to refer to the advancement...

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Remembering Memorial Day

Posted by on May 30, 2010 in Opportunities | Comments Off

by Mike Krumboltz  as posted on Yahoo.com For many, Memorial Day brings to mind images of parades and picnics, of barbecues and baseball games. What’s sometimes forgotten are the reasons for the holiday: The sacrifices made by American soldiers in times of conflict. As the United States’ death toll passes 1,000 in Afghanistan, Memorial Day takes on an especially poignant meaning this year. Here’s a brief look at how the holiday got its start, and how people are searching for ways to honor the brave men and women who have lost their lives. The first holiday Originally, the...

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Membership Directory

Posted by on May 17, 2010 in Events, Opportunities | Comments Off

If you are Member in Good Standing with the BWFC, your company’s information will be included in the Website’s Membership Directory. To be listed on the Membership Directory on our website, we will need from you: Your Business Name Type of Business Website Address Contact Person Digital Logo (not scanned) in .jpg format (minimum of 2 in. x 2 inc. at 300 dpi. Logo will be resized as needed to fit.) You may email this information directly to...

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Women’s Health Week, May 9 – 16, 2010

Posted by on May 15, 2010 in Opportunities | Comments Off

As printed on Women’sHealth.Gov Wednesday, May 12, 2010 Contact: HHS Press Office (202) 690-6343 Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Statement This is National Women’s Health Week, an annual, week-long observance that reminds women to make their personal health a priority.  But until this year, millions of women have found it difficult to follow through on that advice, because a broken health insurance system limited their access to medical care. This past March, when President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, we took an historic step to fix our broken health care...

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BWFC Bi-Monthly Meeting

Posted by on May 11, 2010 in Opportunities | Comments Off

When: June 22 2010 Where: Maguires Family and Friends Restaurant Members and business women who are interested in joining the organization are invited to attend. Time: 6-7pm:  ”Meet…Greet… Eat” in Maguires Dining Room   Full Menu Available 7pm:  Meeting Program in The Cork Room Program: Ellie White-Stevens, of Marketing Guru, will be our Featured Speaker. Her topic is ”Blue Chip Branding on a Blue Plate...

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