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Alumna travels to Ottawa to speak on behalf of women in DND


MBA alumna Shanna Wilson recently spoke to the House of Co Standing Committee on the Status of Women in Ottawa about her involvement with Defence Women's Advisory Organization (DWAO), an important volunteer organization within DND.

"This group is to find out whether there are things that are in the structure of the military that prevent women from joining or wanting to stay around,” she says. “It’s only recently that women have been able to participate in all the trades, so there are structures that never considered what if you are a woman. Pregnancy is a big one … sexual harassment being the obvious one.” Read the full story here.