Colleges for women sprang up in Virginia during the 1800s and 1900s, but only two remain in 2022.
International Women’s Day consistently falls on March 8 every year nowadays, but it wasn’t always that way.
Del. Sally Hudson, one of the 36 female members in the Virginia House of Delegates, didn’t take the stand to announce new policy on March 3. Instead, she spoke to her colleagues about a group of women who paved the way for other ladies.
The fate of the Equal Rights Amendment hangs in the balance, but Virginia women continue pushing forward.
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