Women’s Center shows gratitude for loyal supporter Sara Cary, while preparing to launch annual Celebrate Every Body Week activities
As someone who has been a long-time supporter to the Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center, Sara Cary is one of the Center’s most esteemed donors. In its 25th anniversary year, the Women’s Center would like to recognize Cary’s generosity by highlighting her here on our website.
Among all her [...]
The Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center is honored to be selected as the Inter-Sorority Council’s community service partner for the 2014-2015 school year. Based on fundraising efforts during the fall semester, the ISC plans to donate $1,000 to the Center.
The ISC is the largest organization of women on [...]
Jill Tietsort Rinehart of Charlottesville died on Saturday, October 18, 2014.
The only child of John D. Tietsort and Edith Brisben Tietsort, she was born in Chicago, Illinois on July 14, 1920.
A trailblazer for women’s opportunities and leadership, a dedicated public servant, supporter of the arts, realtor and avid gardener, Jill [...]
As someone who has given to the Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center for the most consecutive amount of years, Nesta Ramazani is one of the Center’s most esteemed donors. In its 25th anniversary year, the Women’s Center would like to recognize Ramazani’s continuous support by highlighting her here on [...]
When U.Va. alumna Maxine Platzer Lynn (Curry ’51) asked for tips on how to handle some off-color comments from young men in her undergrad classes, she got “[…] the best advice for that day and time: ‘Ignore it!’”
Lynn recognizes how much has changed at U.Va. since then: “Today, I [...]
Dawn Culpepper graduated from the University of Virginia in 2010 with a degree in Government.
She is currently the Director of Programs and Operations of the Public Leadership Education Network (PLEN), the only national organization with the sole focus of preparing college women for careers in public [...]
Alexandra Arriaga graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Latin American Studies and, since then, has enjoyed an illustrious career.
Her impressive titles have included Director of the Bipartisan Congressional Human Rights Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives, Senior Advisor to the Assistant Secretary of State [...]