October 15, 2006
The League of Women Voters of Howard County will co-sponsor two candidates forums with the Association of Community Services (ACS), the Commission for Women and other groups. A forum for state Senate and House of Delegates candidates is planned from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Smith Theatre. The league, the Commission for Women and ACS are sponsors. A forum for school board candidates, co-sponsored by ACS, Commission for Women, the PTA Council and the league, is planned from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 25 in Room B-37 of the Applications and Research Laboratory, 10920 Route 108, Ellicott City.
February 3, 1991
Jazz Star, Ethel Ennis, and WJZ-TV Co-Anchor, Denise Koch, will be the guest speakers during "Album of Maryland Women: Vision and Action," the annual Maryland Women's History Month Breakfast at 11 a.m. Sunday, March 3, at the Sheraton Inn, Aberdeen. The event is sponsored bythe Harford County Commission for Women.Reservations and payment should be made by Feb. 25.Checks should be made payable to Harford County, Maryland and mailed to Harford County Commission for Women, 220 S. Main St., Bel Air,21014.
February 15, 2004
The Commission for Women will hold its 20th annual Women's History Month Luncheon from 12:15 p.m. to 3 p.m. March 7 at Richlin Ballroom, 1700 Van Bibber Road, Edgewood. Harford County District Judges Mimi R. Cooper and Angela M. Eaves will present "Through the Eyes of Her Honors," a discussion of the District Court of Maryland and its agencies. Tickets for the luncheon, which includes a hot buffet, are $22 and must be purchased by Feb. 23. Information: 410-638-3117.
March 28, 1998
THE BALTIMORE CITY Commission for Women today will induct five new members into its Women's Hall of Fame.They are:Bertha "Betty" Albornoz, the co-founder of Friends of the Colombian Child, an organization that aids children's institutions her native Colombia.Sister Helen Amos, chief executive officer of Mercy Medical Center.Doris Brightful, a retired community health nurse active incommunity and religious organizations.Dr. Flossie McClain Dedmon, for 32 years a teacher, administrator and dean at Coppin State College.
October 17, 2007
HCC to christen Duncan Hall Mary Ellen Duncan, the third president of Howard Community College, will have a building on the college campus named in her honor. She retired in May. The building, the English, Languages and Business (ELB) building, will be renamed Mary Ellen Duncan Hall. A dedication ceremony is scheduled at 5:15 p.m. Oct. 24 in the lobby. A reception is planned for 4:30 p.m. The building was the first of three constructed under Duncan's leadership to complete the landscaped center of the campus known as the Quad.
April 22, 2005
The Money Conference for Women, a free seminar on money management, retirement and investment strategies, will take place from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on May 14 at Towson University, Baltimore County officials said today. The daylong conference -- a collaborative effort by the Baltimore County Commission for Women, Towson University and Friends of the Baltimore County Commission for Women, Inc. -- will cover financial topics for women of all ages, economic backgrounds and levels of financial knowledge.