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June 2018 Newsletter: Step Across the Bridge This July

Opportunities await our students and our supporters. Meet the women of PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® and discover how IEEW is moving forward with the help of each of you. HOW CAN...

Spotlight on Mentorship: Cathy Cruzan

We are continually welcoming new business professionals in becoming mentors for the astounding women that go through the PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® program. This year, Cathy Cruzan was introduced to IEEW...

May 2018 Newsletter: Attention Engineers of Tomorrow – We’re Building Bridges to Peace

Selected delegates prepare to enter the USA for Leadership Development and the IEEW community visits Rwanda, putting perspective on the exciting things to come as we move forward together. IEEW Board of Directors recently led a delegation...

Rita Zirimwabagabo Paying it Forward

Rita Zirimwabagabo, a 2011 PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® graduate, was born with a servant’s heart. One of eight children, by age 10 Rita had learned the value of hard work when...

Laila Samani, Class of 2018, Using Agriculture to Create Opportunity

The power of community collaboration is very familiar to Laila Samani, who grew an agricultural cooperative in Herat, Afghanistan from just 10 women to around 150 during her four years...