What started as a resume review session between Mallory Ladd and Lisa D. T. Rice turned into a lifelong lesson in the power of networking.
During her internship at PLEN, Rita learned essential professional skills as well as the power of women's leadership.
On July 11, 2018, PLEN co-hosted a luncheon with WGR, which featured speakers who shared their professional experiences in politics and policy.
Two very important things Ana experienced through her internship with PLEN is learning the inner-workings of a nonprofit and how to network.
Through her internship with PLEN, Ana is excited to practice her networking and learn the inner-workings of a nonprofit.
With the support of speakers, mentors, and alumnae who are ready to reach behind them and help the women coming up the ladder behind them.
Olivia Eggers reflects on what inspired her to intern with PLEN and the goals she wants to achieve this semester.
Brenda Luna Macedo is a native Californian, and an intern with PLEN for the fall 2017 semester. In her first blog post, she shares what she has learned in DC so far.
This month, Ash Ngu at The Pudding analyzed the gender breakdown of airtime on This American Life, arguably the most iconic radio program and podcast on the airwaves. Despite employing a majority-female staff, she found that men are getting more airtime than women. Ngu breaks the numbers down by contributors, interviewees, and guests. With Ngu’s … Continue reading An Ear for Equality: Our Favorite Women-Run Podcasts
PLEN is an organization that will always be special to me. It saw me grow from a young naive college student trying to figure out what she wants to do into a working woman pursuing her goals and employed at her dream organization. When I was first introduced to PLEN as a sophomore in college, … Continue reading Final Thoughts on a Summer with PLEN