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The woman repositioning BAE Systems

Washington Post — (NEW ORLEANS) Linda Hudson convened the top executives of BAE Systems, the large weapons contractor, in a hotel ballroom here this week with a single message: Be prepared for change. Hudson, the company’s chief executive, made sure the other speakers at the corporate event enforced that mantra. One consultant warned against the […]

Huffington Post l Shaheen Amendment To Restore Abortion Coverage For Military Rape Victims Bypassed In Senate

Despite pervasive sexual assault in the U.S. military, women who become pregnant as a result of rape while serving in the military are denied abortion coverage under their health plans — a policy that will remain in place, the Senate decided on Wednesday. Under current policy, pregnant women in the military are only able to […]

CDB l Women in Defense presents industry awards, scholarships

The Michigan chapter of Women In Defense gave $17,000 in scholarships as part of an event this month to announce the winners of its Horizon Industry Awards and Horizons-Michigan scholarship recipients. The networking and development organization for those who contribute to the national defense and security professions presented the awards during its third annual black-tie […]

The Sacramento Bee l Women In Defense Michigan Chapter Announces Horizon Industry Award Winners and Scholarship Recipients

Organization awards $17,000 in scholarships to two deserving students pursuing careers in defense Women In Defense (WID) Michigan Chapter – a networking and development organization for those who contribute to the national defense and security professions – recently announced the winners of its Horizon Industry Awards for exceptional individual and team work, as well as […]