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Women's History Month - Who is your SHero?

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Oprah Winfrey and Mother Teresa Women's History Month

Who is your SHero?

We have two very inspirational women. Those women are Oprah Winfrey and Mother Teresa of Calcutta.  CW Student Auchicard Myrtil finds inspiration in Oprah Winfrey and Joseline Velez thinks that Mother Theresa is an example of a life dedicated to help others.

“Oprah Winfrey is very inspirational because she was very poor, and she became rich by working on TV shows.” - Auchicard Myrtil

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

Womens History Month: Who’s Your SHero – My Mom says Lisa Arbizu-Alarcon

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Lisa Arbizu-Alarcon

During the past few weeks we asked you about your SHero. We wanted to know about that special woman in your life. During the following days we’ll be sharing those stories from several students. For CW student Lisa Arbizu-Alarcon her SHEro is her mom Lidia Alarcon.

This is her story.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

Women’s History Month: Who’s Your SHero – My Mom says Tariana Torres

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Tariana and Maria Torres

Who is your SHero? There are no second thoughts for CW student Tariana Torres. That title definitely belongs to her mom.

“My SHero is my mom Maria Torres, she is always there when I need her. No matter if she is busy or not or even tired, she is available for me. She pushes me to be my very best. She cares for everyone she meets. She is truly just a loving person. I always hope to be half the woman she is.”

 

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

Women's History Month - Dr. Erica Schacht

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Dr. Erica Schacht Womens History Month

One class that every student should take is Transformative Learning. Many students are fortunate enough to take this course with Prof. Erica Schacht. This course introduces students to the value of change, personal growth and transformation. Students learn about reflective thinking, create positive personal outlook, and foster “behavior of success.” She is an inspiration for all students, but particularly for young women. As the Chairperson of the General Education department, Prof.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

Message from the President: CW Next Steps

Tuesday, March 2, 2021
POSTED BY: MARY BETH DEL BALZO, CW PRESIDENT