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Zonta International Amelia Earhart Day 11 January

 

Amelia Earhart was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, the first woman to be awarded the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross and the first woman transatlantic passenger and

Amelia Earhart made her record flight from Hawaii to California on 11 January 1935, 11 January has been designated Amelia Earhart Day by members of Zonta International, a global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy, who have long recognized this woman of courage, character and culture and

Amelia Earhart encouraged women to expand their horizons by exploring occupations and holding positions beyond those traditionally held by women and

Amelia Earhart was a beloved member of Zonta International before she was lost in the Pacific on a flight attempting to circle the globe by air in 1937 and

In 1938, a year after her disappearance, Zonta International established its annual Ph.D./doctoral degree fellowships for women conducting research applied to aerospace engineering and space sciences which since that time has awarded 1,603 Amelia Earhart Fellowships, totaling more than US$10.3 million, to 1,174 Fellows representing 73 countries as a living memorial to her.

Amelia Earhart Brochure

Amelia Eearhart Fellows Map

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Willkommen im Team dem jüngsten Golden Z Club des Districts, viel Erfolg und alles Gute!

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Golden Z Club of Graz City: 16 Tage gegen Gewalt an Frauen

Im Rahmen der Veranstaltungsreihe „16 Tage gegen Gewalt an Frauen*“ war es dem Golden Z Club of Graz City am 6.12.2019 möglich, den zweiten Unterstützungsscheck im Wert von 350€ an die Frauenberatungsstelle TARA zu überreichen. In den Räumlichkeiten der Technischen Universität Graz fand neben der Unterstützung auch in einem ungezwungenen Rahmen mit Brötchen, Kuchen und Wein ein anregender Austausch zu diesem Thema unter den Anwesenden statt. (Links: Ina Mastnak, Geschäftsführerin von TARA; Rechts: Laura Riegler, Präsidentin vom Golden Z Club of Graz City)

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