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IPR is featuring some of the many female pioneers who have had an impact on the field of public relations in celebration of Women’s History Month. Wangari Muta Maathai, Ph.D., was born in Nyeri, Kenya in 1940. In 1964, she obtained a degree in Biological Sciences from Mount St. Scholastica College in Atchison, Kansas, a Master … Continue reading Pioneer Wangari Maathai (1940-2011)

This blog is based on the original journal article in the Public Relations Journal A focus on supporting young women during the early-career phase could be the key to advancement of women in public relations. The early career phase—the first five years of full-time employment—is a pivotal phase in one’s career journey that influences their future … Continue reading How to Help Young Women Climb the Corporate Ladder in PR