Month: July 2018

Judge Diana Motz: The Rare Woman in the Courtroom

Judge Diana Motz: The Rare Woman in the Courtroom

Judge Diana Motz, first Maryland woman appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit,  believes that her experiences as the rare woman in the classroom and court have benefitted her as a judge.

Jean Baker: Telling Women’s Stories

Jean Baker: Telling Women’s Stories

Source: Enoch Pratt Free Library Historian and Goucher College professor Jean Baker played a particularly important role in making a place for women in public eye. The women’s movement made her see that the crux of history didn’t have to be kings and male prime ministers. Women and minorities have important stories to tell.