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Women in Government Panel Discussion

Women in Government: How they ran. How they won. is the topic of a Women’s History Month panel discussion to be held Monday, March 26, at 12:30 pm at Quinebaug Valley Community College.

Participating in the panel will be Secretary of the State Denise Merrill, State Representative Anne Dauphinais, Pomfret First Selectwoman Maureen Nicholson, and Windham Town Councilwoman Rose Reyes.

The discussion will examine the reasons they chose to run for office, how they marketed themselves while campaigning, what physical, mental and emotional challenges they faced, and how they won their races.

The event takes place in the Auditorium at the Danielson Campus. For additional information, contact Karla Desjardin at 860-932-4106.

Released March 19, 2018