NYTimes: There Are Museums for Spies and Bigfoot. Now There Will Be One for Women, Too.

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/14/arts/design/history-of-women-in-america-museum-exhibit-new-york.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share

The New-York Historical Society will devote its fourth floor to the Center for Women’s History, which will enshrine the contributions of women.

Giving Good Praise to Girls: What Messages Stick | GROWTH MINDSET | MindShift | KQED News

Carol Dweck’s research, which focuses on what makes people seek challenging tasks, persist through difficulty and do well over time, has shown that many girls believe their abilities are fixed, that individuals are born with gifts and can’t change.

Source: Giving Good Praise to Girls: What Messages Stick | GROWTH MINDSET | MindShift | KQED News

#ILookLikeAFilmmaker: Short Films for Women’s History Month | Film School Shorts

Film School Shorts has featured two dozen up-and-coming female directors over the last four seasons. For Women’s History Month, they put together a playlist of their films.

Source: #ILookLikeAFilmmaker: Short Films for Women’s History Month | Film School Shorts

Breaking Waves, Breaking Barriers: The Badass Women of Brown Girl Surf | pARTicipate | KQED Arts

What happens when you don’t see yourself reflected in your local surfing scene? For a group of Bay Area surfers, the answer is: create your own.

Source: Breaking Waves, Breaking Barriers: The Badass Women of Brown Girl Surf | pARTicipate | KQED Arts

Five women playing baseball right now that you should pay attention to | MLB.com

Source: Five women playing baseball right now that you should pay attention to | MLB.com

Girls Sports Month: ESPN anchor Dianna Russini got where she is because of soccer, determination | | USA Today High School Sports

Source: Girls Sports Month: ESPN anchor Dianna Russini got where she is because of soccer, determination | | USA Today High School Sports

Making My Pitch – University of Nebraska Press

Making My Pitch
A Woman’s Baseball Odyssey
Ila Jane Borders with Jean Hastings Ardell
Foreword by Mike Veeck
hardcover
2017. 264 pp.
22 photographs
978-0-8032-8530-9

$26.95 t

Source: Making My Pitch – University of Nebraska Press

USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media, & Society | “Examining the intersection of sports and society in media.”

The USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media and Society seeks to advance and enrich the study and practice of sports communication at the intersection of sports and culture in media.

Source: USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media, & Society | “Examining the intersection of sports and society in media.”

Equal to the Game: Women and Baseball | Whittier College

“Equal to the Game: Women and Baseball” will feature a panel of alumnae from the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League as well as scholarly presentations on women and baseball.The titles of the presentations include…

Source: Equal to the Game: Women and Baseball | Whittier College

Newport Local News Under Cover: Local Author Profiles a Woman’s Baseball Odyssey – Newport Local News

Those of you that recognize the name Jean Hastings Ardell, likely know her as both the columnist who writes the Indy’s own “Left of Center” political column, and a staunch local Democrat. What you may not know about Ardell, however, is that she is an equally staunch fan of the game of baseball, and it is this love that would lead her on a decades long journey to ensure that those within the sound of her voice, or the reach of her pen, would recognize another name as well, that of Ila Jane Borders. …

Source: Newport Local News Under Cover: Local Author Profiles a Woman’s Baseball Odyssey – Newport Local News