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Women's History Month 


Each year the United States designates March as National Women’s History Month to ensure that the history of American women will be recognized and celebrated in schools, workplaces, and communities throughout the country . The National Women’s History Project leads this cause and champions the accomplishments of women in history. Recognizing the achievements of women in all facets of life – science, community, government, literature, art, sports, medicine – inspires women to pursue new opportunities and traditionally male occupations, such as military service.



2014 National Theme 


  "Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment"




2014 WHM News Article


WHM Facts of the Day


WHM Presentation





DoD Women's History Month webpage


DoD Women Fact Sheet


Women in the Navy (NHHC)


Women in the Navy Booklet


Women in the US Navy Brief (NHHC)


The Story of National Women's History Month


Test Your Knowledge of Women's History


WHM Presidental Proclamation


Women in History (ppt)


Women's Suffage Movement


WHM: History Channel


Iron Jawed Angels (Women's Right to Vote)


Famous Firsts in American Women's History


US Census Facts



POC:  LT Tawney Nakamura ( / 703-604-5077)


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