This celebration of the world’s women started in 1981 as Women’s History Day, but it soon became apparent more than a day was needed to honor all the accomplishments of women. So in 1987, Women’s History Month was launched.
The theme for Women’s History Month 2015 is: “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives.”
The National Women’s History Project describes the theme this way:
“Accounts of the lives of individual women are critically important because they reveal exceptionally strong role...