I came to the US from Morocco in 1992 to pursue graduate studies in Linguistics. I earned a Master’s degree in Linguistics from Ohio University in Athens Ohio in 1995. After that I came to Boston to pursue a PhD...
Juanita Zerda came to the Boston area from Colombia after finishing law school there. Juanita wanted to pursue her interest in human rights and the theoretical aspects of human rights law. She had another interest: martial arts and Aikido in...
A tall woman with a mahogany braid that falls below her waist, Ewa Romaniuk-Calkowska perches on the couch, ready to share the journey from her birthplace Poland to her new hometown of Winchester, MA. She and her husband came here...
by Juanita Zerda, Board President, Winchester Multicultural Network In response to the news from Virginia about politicians using blackface, the Winchester Multicultural Network’s Board and Response and Advocacy Committee have been conducting research about blackface in US and local history, and...
As we have since 2016, the Winchester Multicultural Network brings to Women’s History Month (March) the recognition and celebration of a sampling of local women. Their perspectives and contributions promote and uphold the Network’s mission of making Winchester a more...