Women in Politics Series Continued

Tune in as Jan and Serene continue their “Women in Politics” series with guest, Victoria Budson, Founding Executive Director of The Women and Public Policy Program at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. Learn about this program, as well what The Council of Women World Leaders does. Also, get informed as Jan, Serene and Victoria discuss major issues women face as individuals today, including how to gain financial stability and how to keep up with politics, even if you’re balancing a life as a working mom. Stay tuned!

Guest(s) included: Victoria Budson.

Mango Rains: Interview with Author Chris Holloway

Jan and Serene interview Chris Holloway-Bidwell, author of “Monique and the Mango Rains: Two Years with A Midwife in Mali,” about her experiences in the Peace Corps as well as her experiences of working with a midwife (who became her close friend, as well) in Mali. Learn about how her experiences in Mali influenced her then and have continued influencing her life today. For more information about today’s guest, or her book, log onto her website! http://www.moniquemangos.com

Guest(s) included: Chris Holloway-Bidwell.

Sonya Hamlin, Communications Expert

Commincation, as we all know, is important in all aspects of life. Listen in as we interview Sonya Hamlin, President of Sonya Hamlin Communications. Listen in as we learn what it was like to be one of the first women involved in television broadcasting, how Hamlin built her communcations empire, and more! This is a jam-packed interview you won’t want to miss.

Guest(s) included: Sonya Hamlin, President of Sonya Hamlin Communications.

Strengthen Your Mind and Body

Are you ready to get fit? This week focuses on strengthening your body, mind and bones. Not to worry this is not the typical “time to get fit” program that leaves most women feeling overwhelmed and unmotivated. This show may even inspire you to take fitness to a whole new level and compete in a Sprint Distance Triathlon. For more information contact: joezinga@taconic.net www.physicalfitnet.com/joezinga 518-781-3017

Guest(s) included: Joanna Ezinga, Certified Level 1 Triathlon Coach and Personal Trainer.

International Women’s Day

This week isn’t Radio2Women–it’s Radio5Women. Jan and Serene interview Dr. Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez, professor at Simon’s Rock College of Bard and organizer of the Sixth Annual International Women’s Day Conference (which will be held at Simon’s Rock College of Bard on Saturday, March 24—for more information call 413-528-7394 or e-mail iwd@simons-rock.edu) and student, Katharina Kempf, and Dr. Karla Oleska, Executive Director of the Women’s Fund of Western Massachusetts. Learn details about the conference, major issues facing women today (especially issues facing women and higher education) and more. You won’t want to miss this empowering hour.

Guest(s) included: Dr. Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez, Katharina Kempf and Dr. Carla Oleska.