Women Do News sponsored its first edit-a-thon in 2019 in New York City with support from Take The Lead. Since then, we have trained writers and editors through coaching and events, partnering with allies at universities and journalism organizations.

Want to subscribe to all of our events? Here’s a Google calendar to make it easy to keep up.


Upcoming

February 2nd, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    February 2nd, 2022  9:00 AM PST - 10:00 AM PST

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

March 2nd, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    March 2nd, 2022  9:00 AM PST - 10:00 AM PST

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

April 6th, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    April 6th, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

May 4th, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    May 4th, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

June 1st, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    June 1st, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

July 6th, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    July 6th, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

August 3rd, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    August 3rd, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

September 7th, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    September 7th, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

October 5th, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    October 5th, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

November 2nd, 2022
  • Women Do News Board meeting

    November 2nd, 2022  9:00 AM PDT - 10:00 AM PDT

    Board members, find the agenda in our shared To-Doist and message Angilee in Slack to adjust.Want to join the board? Message Ariam in Slack!

    See this event on our Google calendar.

Past events

  • What does strategic leadership look like?

    Our board chair Angilee Shah joined Take The Lead to talk about different forms of leadership and the genesis of Women Do News on July 28, 2021. Watch the talk on YouTube.

  • ONA 21: Fighting Erasure

    Historical exclusion and systemic bias in media has erased and omitted female and nonbinary journalists from the digital record, particularly those who are also racial and ethnic minorities. This essential conversation for journalists, Wikipedia contributors, and allies to historically excluded journalists offered an opportunity to learn how to begin the work of attenuating “symbolic annihilation” […]

  • AAJA & the Wikimedia Foundation: Taking back the narrative

    From the Wikimedia Foundation on May 5, 2021: The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and the Wikimedia Foundation co-hosted the virtual event, “Taking back the narrative: Changing how Asian Americans are represented in the news, on Wikipedia, and beyond”. This past year we saw a rise in acts of violence and xenophobia perpetrated against people […]

  • Take The Lead Edit-a-Thon: Seeking parity through Wikipedia representation

    Volunteers with Women Do News collaborated on creating Wikipedia entries for women journalists during our first edit-a-thon in New York City at the Luminary.