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Award to recognize young professional women

The Women’s Council, a Rochester Business Alliance affiliate, has added the Athena Young Professional Award to its annual Athena Awards celebration. Nominations are now open for both awards to be presented at the Women’s Council’s 29th annual Athena Awards luncheon ...

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Helping women in the justice system

Attorney Catherine Cerulli, who is also a psychology professor at the University of Rochester and director of its Susan B. Anthony Center for Women’s Leadership, delivers her presentation during a “Justice Involved Woman Conference” at Staybridge Suites in Rochester on June 21. Vasiliy Baziuk

Attorneys defending women charged with crimes need to overcome preconceived notions because it matters in their defense, according to a Rochester attorney. Catherine Cerulli, who is also a psychology professor at the University of Rochester and director of its Susan ...

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Success is in the eye of the beholder

I attended a luncheon recently for Rochester-based women attorneys who had graduated from my alma mater, Albany Law School. The event focused on the different paths through which women attorneys could find professional fulfillment. Over lunch, each table discussed the various issues faced by women attorneys and at the end of the meal, each group offered a report summing up the gist of the conversations...

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