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Women of Distinction Spotlight: Sarah Spry

As an alumni with a passion for building community, Sarah Spry is now member of the WOD planning committee and helping us to build an outstanding 2019 event you won’t want to miss. Hear from her on the importance of mentors, women in STEM, and more! What was your reaction/thoughts

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Women of Distinction Spotlight: Colleen Smith

From emotional intelligence to men’s rights, Women of Distinction alumni Colleen Smith has some thought provoking opinions to share. Take a few moments of your morning to get motivated and then get moving! What have you been up to since your big win?I have tackled business challenges that excited and

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Women Of Distinction Alumna Receives Order of Canada

“To be honoured in this way for the work I have loved is truly wonderful.” In December, YWCA Cambridge Women of Distinction alumna (1996) Dr. Mary Law received the Order of Canada for her work in occupational therapy, particularly with children with disabilities and their families. To say we at

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Women of Distinction Spotlight: Marsha Jaworski

If you are hip to the fitness scene in Cambridge, this face is likely a familiar one. Marsha Jaworski is a massage therapist yoga and therapeutic exercise instructor, manual osteopath (thesis writer) and all around inspiring human. Oh and did we mention, also a Women of Distinction alumni? Here are a few quick thoughts

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Women of Distinction Spotlight: Angela Asadoorian

We’ve been waiting for this year’s series of Women of Distinction Spotlights. Get ready to hear from some AMAZING alumni from the past 25 years! We hope you’re just as excited. This week we’re featuring Angela Asadoorian, Broker of Record, President at Royal LePage Crown Realty Services. Thanks so much for sharing

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She Talks Profile: Savoy Howe

Savoy is the head coach and founder of the Toronto Newsgirls Boxing Club, Canada’s first female-owned and trans-positive boxing club. Savoy has been honoured with a CAAWS Breakthrough Award from the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity for breaking through traditional barriers and paving the way for girls and

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She Talks Profile: Alysha Brilla

Alysha has been making music since she was a child. She loves producing music and is grateful to have released songs from her heart to some really incredible response. Between having auto-immune disease, being severely bullied in school and having varying run-of-the-mill artist mental health idiosyncrasies (chicken and egg- do I make art

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