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Arlington County Government, VA / Human Rights

These are all the meetings we have in "Human Rights" (part of the organization "Arlington County Gov…"). Click into individual meeting pages to watch the recording and search or read the transcript.

2 Jan 2023

No description provided.
  • 4 participants
  • 11 minutes
approval
policies
notice
report
committee
hrc
comments
session
adjourn
equality
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1 Jan 2023

No description provided.
  • 5 participants
  • 15 minutes
appointed
deliberations
attend
discussion
sessions
quorum
appeals
advisory
february
graciously
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8 Oct 2020

No description provided.
  • 10 participants
  • 1:52 hours
county
administrative
outreach
deputy
convene
solicited
council
conversations
michelle
reporting
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14 Sep 2020

No description provided.
  • 5 participants
  • 23 minutes
announcement
nominations
schedule
plan
proposals
preliminary
2020
ceremony
women
vision
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10 Sep 2020

No description provided.
  • 6 participants
  • 32 minutes
women
viewers
adopting
invitees
outreach
discussion
nominations
having
julia
coordinating
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29 May 2019

Arlington WoW Presents Gender Equity in the Workplace.
A conversation with Kimberly Churches, CEO, American Association of University Women (AAUW). Ms. Churches shared what policymakers at the national and local levels are doing to close the pay and leadership gaps for women.
  • 4 participants
  • 1:03 hours
women
equity
coworkers
hey
aauw
kim
discussions
leaders
lgbtq
arlington
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13 Dec 2018

The 20th Annual James B. Hunter Human Rights Awards were held in Arlington County VA on Dec. 13 2018. The awards are sponsored by the Arlington County Human Rights Commission. The James B. Hunter Award goes to individuals, community groups, non-profit organizations and business establishments that promote cultural diversity and equal rights for all residents.

The award is named for former Arlington County Board member James B. Hunter, who dedicated many years to helping underserved groups access government services designed to protect their rights.

Award Winners:
Jay Fisette
Marty Swaim
Arm & Arm
Awesome Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) – Arlington Chapter

Keynote Speaker:
Professor Spencer Crew, Clarence J. Robinson Professor of American, African American, and Public History at George Mason University
  • 13 participants
  • 1:53 hours
arlington
welcoming
commissioners
virginia
honorees
clarendon
elected
glad
respectfully
notice
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17 Oct 2018

Chai Feldblum, Commissioner of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), speaks to Arlington County employees in a program co-sponsored by the Arlington County Dept. of Human Rights and WoWORK - Arlington County Government Network for Women Leaders. Recorded October 17 2018 in the Ellen M. Bozman Government Center.
  • 2 participants
  • 50 minutes
women
leaders
supervisors
commissioner
employee
outreach
wow
convener
lgbtq
federal
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27 Jun 2018

Arlington County's Commission on the Status of Women has presented the Women of Vision Awards for 32 years to individuals who demonstrate a strong commitment to women's issues and have, over time, developed and communicated their vision for women and engaged community members and other leaders in order to realize this vision. This year's awardee in the category of non-profit was artist, writer and educator Sushmita Mazumdar.
  • 3 participants
  • 7 minutes
studio
pause
women
writing
artist
mazumdar
creativity
susmita
mom
community
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21 Jun 2018

Sushmita Mazumdar is an Arlington-based artist, writer, educator, and founder of Studio Pause, a space where everyday people are invited to make time for creativity and celebrate community. For the past 10 years, her work has encouraged children, families, and seniors to share their stories of home, heritage, and migration through the fun and exciting book arts.
  • 1 participant
  • 1 minute
pause
studio
writing
making
women
sitting
mom
storybooks
want
future
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8 Nov 2017

Paula Tarnapol Whitacre's "A Civil Life in an Uncivil Time: Julia Wilbur's Struggle for Purpose" tells the story of abolitionist Julia Wilbur and her time in Civil War-era Alexandria VA helping escaped slaves and hospitalized Union soldiers. Recorded at the Arlington Central Library.
  • 6 participants
  • 50 minutes
eliza
1861
virginia
arlington
abolitionists
paula
read
narrative
wilburn
visiting
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6 Sep 2017

Holocaust Survivor Monique Saigal discusses her book, "French Heroines: 1940-1945: Courage, Strength and Ingenuity" at the Arlington Public Library on Sept. 6 2017.
  • 3 participants
  • 60 minutes
vichy
madame
book
french
internment
les
homage
heroines
history
conversations
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13 Jul 2017

A presentation of the Arlington County Human Rights Office, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Arlington TV. Recorded in the Arlington Public Library on July 13 2017.
  • 8 participants
  • 1:09 hours
advocates
participants
citizens
committee
latinos
speakers
acknowledge
insightful
come
interview
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8 Feb 2017

ATV's monthly chat, discussing important actions taken at this month's Board Meeting. This month we sit down with the brand new Chair, Jay Fisette, and Vice-Chair, Katie Cristol. They discuss the Board's priorities for 2017, Arlington's response to the new administration in Washington, and the new Joint Facilities Advisory Commission, which has just started working. They also touch on acts the Board took to preserve affordable housing in Westover, and to clarify short term rentals regulations. They discuss legislation going through the State government regarding towing, and Project Peace, a co-ordinated community collaboration dedicated to preventing domestic and sexual violence in Arlington.
  • 3 participants
  • 28 minutes
initiatives
priorities
county
administration
decisions
elected
arlington
residents
currently
board
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22 Nov 2016

ATV's monthly look at the important decisions that County Board took at its latest meeting. County Board Chair Libby Garvey is joined by her Board colleague Katie Cristol to discuss the Board's response to the 2016 Presidential Election. Other topics include the FY2018 Budget, an affordable housing loan for Culpepper Gardens, street and transit work on Columbia Pike, the new Financial Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Hotline for the public, and a new change on the schedule for the 2017 Organizational Meeting.
  • 3 participants
  • 29 minutes
elected
reelected
election
political
discussion
concern
county
decisions
residents
reaffirming
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25 Jul 2015

An Around Arlington news story about the Arlington County Human RIghts Commission Mongolian Community Outreach Event. Recorded at the Arlington County Public Library on July 25 2015.
  • 2 participants
  • <1 minute
mongolian
discrimination
arlington
rights
immigrants
complaints
community
commission
informed
event
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