Fios 1 Covers Women Running for Office, First Event in College's Difference in Dialogue Series

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Fios 1 News covered Women Running for Office, the first event in Sarah Lawrence College's Difference in Dialogue series, held on campus on October 16.

Moderated by Katie Hood, CEO of the One Love Foundation and visiting lecturer at the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University, the panel discussion featured women leaders exploring the importance of civic engagement locally and beyond.

Panelists featured in the event were:

  • Andrea Stewart-Cousins, New York State Senator; Democratic Conference Leader (D, IP, WF) 35th Senate District
  • Shelley Mayer, New York State Senator, Ranking Democratic Member on the Education Committee (D) 37th Senate District
  • Mary Marvin, Mayor of Bronxville, New York
  • Sheila Marcotte, Westchester County Board of Elections
  • Carmen Gomez-Goldberg, First Vice President for 100 Hispanic Women, Westchester Chapter

About Sarah Lawrence College

Founded in 1926, Sarah Lawrence is a prestigious, coeducational liberal arts college that consistently ranks among the leading liberal arts colleges in the country. Sarah Lawrence is known for its pioneering approach to education, rich history of impassioned intellectual and civic engagement, and vibrant, successful alumni. In close proximity to the unparalleled offerings of New York City, the historic campus is home to an intellectually curious and diverse community.