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A day in the life of Rosa Miller

Auk Kwaan tribal leader Rosa Miller began breaking glass ceilings young."When they brought back the culture when I was in school, the women were the choir in the background," she said...
First woman becomes NBA coach

...veteran Becky Hammon has never had the experience of shattering a backboard with a dunk.She's busting through the glass ceiling instead.The San Antonio Spurs hired Hammon as an assistant coach on Tuesday, making her the first full-time...
My Turn: Alaska's Women: Pioneers of the past and present

...We believe upward mobility, a sound education and the right to apply for any job is the key to shattering the "glass ceiling."We don't ask for handouts or special privileges. We believe earning a seat at the table gives us more power...
Palin's campaign echoes 1996 run

...for my three daughters and the other women in Alaska who have a goal. They would know that Alaska does not have a glass ceiling in the political arena if I were to break through," she said.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the woman's job.'' The managers never considered a two-woman team. In fact, 50 percent was just another glass ceiling. The ``extra woman'' claimed that her verdict was ``a major victory for every woman in television and every...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...exactly 80 years since women won the right to vote. Women voters are being wooed more than ever but the political glass ceiling still appears to be shatterproof. Nevertheless, as Susan B. Anthony said in her final public words, " Failure is...
Lisa M. is prepared for Senate job

...Ulmer elected, stating that she could break through the glass ceiling and become the first female governor in Alaskan history...Alaska history to have that position. I guess the "glass ceiling" applies only to liberals. Lisa Murkowski has been...
Repeal the 1998 marriage amendment

...through these obstacles toward a better world, we leave behind those clutching onto their hatred and prejudices. The glass-ceiling sexists are dying out, possibly refusing medical treatment from brilliant women doctors as they go. Those who fought...
Stroup and the Blame grooved the grooves

...Fair because they're releasing their debut album Glass Ceilings this fall, and if the preview is indication, it...I couldn't decide between "Columbus Day" or "Glass Ceilings." They both hearken to the laid-back, sleepy...
Different credentials for women leaders

...years, after Eleanor and Nancy, after pillow talk and petticoat power, it may take a Hillabeth to break through the glass ceiling for wives as well as women. Ellen Goodman is a columnist for the Boston Globe.


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