Women’s History Month fact of the day – March 14th

  • March 14th – In 1987, the National Women’s History Project petitioned Congress to expand Women’s History Week to the entire month of March. Since then, the National Women’s History Month Resolution has been approved with bipartisan support in both the House and Senate.
[Source – http://nwhp.org/whm/index.php]

 These facts were taken directly from a Defense Equal Opportunity management Institute Directorate of Research Development and Strategic Initiatives publication.  Additional facts will be posted throughout the month of March, 2013.

For more on Women’s History Month visit the Navy Personnel Command’s Women’s History Month Page

About jcarmichael