OREGON TRADESWOMEN IN THE NEWS

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2021

Infrastructure legislation could open doors to women in building trades
Crosscut  |  November 26, 2021

The construction industry's off-putting treatment of women is making its labor shortage worse
Business Insider  |  November 21, 2021

Women have been marginalized in the building trades. The infrastructure bill could change that
The Hechinger Report  |  November 3, 2021

Apprenticeship model primed to grow in Oregon
NPR - KLCC 89.7 FM in Eugene, OR  |  October 27, 2021

On the Rise in Rockwood
Opportunity Magazine  |  October 5, 2021

On the job with Ironworkers Local 29
NW Labor Press  |  September 20, 2021

Constructing solutions to workforce problems
Daily Journal of Commerce  |  September 3, 2021

Public, private agencies focus on diversifying the infrastructure workforce
Construction Dive  |  August 17, 2021

Education for trade-related industries adjusts to new challenges from COVID-19
Pamplin Media  |  August 17, 2021

Women Are Underrepresented in the Trades Industry
NPR  |  August 8, 2021

Dozens of nooses have shown up on U.S. construction sites. The culprits rarely face consequences
Washington Post  |  July 22, 2021

Finding Your Way to a High Paying Job without College
NPR  |  April 26, 2021

Commercial construction faces a rocky year but skilled workers are still needed
Marketplace  |  April 20, 2021

Tradeswomen Building the Future
Portland.gov  |  February 26, 2021

Leading by Example: Women in electrical construction
Electrical Contractor  |  February 15, 2021

Women in construction could get a big boost from Biden’s infrastructure plan
Fortune  |  February 2, 2021

2020

2019

2018

Women’s Work
Oregon Business | November 6, 2018

How Oregon Works: Oregon Tradeswomen aims to demolish the gender barrier in construction, the trades
Portland Business Journal | September 6, 2018

A Woman’s Place is Slowly but Surely Becoming the Construction Site
BisNow.com | March 14, 2018

Family Remembers the Real Rosie the Riveter
KGW NewsChannel 8 | February 24, 2018

2017

2016

Affirmative action fizzles for women in trades
Portland Tribune | July 28, 2016

Subtle sexism keeps women a step behind
Portland Tribune | July 19, 2016

Recruiting a better ending for women in the trades
Portland Tribune | July 19, 2016

Over the line: harassment keeps women off the job
Portland Tribune | July 12, 2016

The Worst Job in Oregon (If You’re a Woman)
Portland Tribune | June 30, 2016

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