Chatham News

World Affairs Council Hosts Unique Panel Discussion in Celebration of International Women’s Day

PITTSBURGH:  On Monday, March 14, 2016, the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, in partnership with the YWCA Greater Pittsburgh and the Women’s Institute at Chatham University, will host a special panel discussion in celebration of International Women’s Day. The panel will address the impressive strides women are making around the world in education, entrepreneurship, and politics, as well as the critical role women play as Pittsburgh becomes a more globally-fluent region.

Featured panelists include:
Audrey Russo, President & CEO, Pittsburgh Technology Council
Lourdes Sanchez Ridge, Solicitor & Chief Legal Officer, City of Pittsburgh
Prajna Paramita Parasher, Program Director, Film and Digital Technology, Chatham University

This event is open the public and will be held in the Welker Room at Chatham University. It  runs from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m., and the doors open at 5:00 p.m. for a pre-event reception. Refreshments are included.

To learn more about this event and to register, visit

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