Women's Equality Day calls attention to the continuing efforts towards full equality for women. NGA Director Letitia A. Long and Chief Operating Officer Ellen McCarthy share their thoughts on women effecting change at NGA.
A joint resolution of Congress in 1971 designating August 26 of each year as Women's Equality Day. It commemorates the date women were given the right to vote in 1920.
As early as April 2014, NOAA will discontinue printing its lithographic nautical charts in favor of its increasingly popular digital versions. Directions Magazine interviewed Ted Florence, president of Avenza Systems, about the move to digital.