Who We Are

Sarah Schwarz

Sarah Schwarz

Sarah has lived and worked in Budapest, Chiang Mai and Washington, DC, focusing on issues ranging from human trafficking to participatory development, peacebuilding and income generation for refugee women. She graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a B.A. in International Health and Development and minors in Women’s Studies and Italian.

Having worked in varied media, from an NPR show to documentary film and a daily newspaper, Sarah currently serves as Communications Intern at the WMC while completing her graduate studies at the University of Bologna.



Newsbrief: First Female Executive Editor at New York Times, Egyptians Protest “virginity tests.”

June 2, 2011

Newsbrief: The Media’s Groping Problem and the IMF: Violating Women Since 1945

May 24, 2011

Newsbrief: IMF Head Arrested for Sexual Assault and Peace Corps Volunteers Speak Out About Rape

May 16, 2011

Newsbrief: The World’s Best & Worst Places to Be a Mom, A Paradigm Shift for Women Screenwriters

May 10, 2011

Newsbrief: Lara Logan Breaks Ground with Graphic Description of Rape, Kentucky Church Takes a Stand

May 3, 2011

Newsbrief:  Hollywood Gender Gap Persists in Top Films, Transgender Rights Make Headway

April 26, 2011

Newsbrief: NJ School Superintendent Says Young Women Are the Enemy, WMC Calls Out the WSJ

April 19, 2011

Newsbrief: Net Neutrality is Key for Women’s Media, 10 Industries Where Women Earn Less Than Men

April 12, 2011

Newsbrief: Title IX Suit Filed Against Yale, Pregnant Women Need Support Not Prison

April 5, 2011

Newsbrief: Media Execs Consider Quotas for Women’s Newsroom Presence, Supreme Court on Sex-Bias Case

March 29, 2011

Time Served, Justice Lacking: How Media Can Help.

March 28, 2011

WAM! It Yourself, This Weekend

March 23, 2011

Newsbrief: Most Americans Support Keeping Abortion Legal, Islamic Extremists Publish Women’s Mag

March 15, 2011

}Choice Voice: Mapping Global Gender Equality

Choice Voice: Mapping Global Gender Equality

March 9, 2011

}Ending Demand: Sex Trafficking in New York

Ending Demand: Sex Trafficking in New York

March 9, 2011

Newsbrief: Celebrating International Women’s Day, South Dakota Attacks Abortion Access

March 8, 2011

}Choice Voice: Health Is Wealth

Choice Voice: Health Is Wealth

March 4, 2011

}Join Us On The Bridge for International Women's Day

Join Us On The Bridge for International Women's Day

March 4, 2011

Newsbrief: Thousands Rally for Women’s Health, Obama Rejects DOMA

March 1, 2011

Newsbrief: House Votes to De-fund Planned Parenthood, Recession’s Unequal Blows

February 23, 2011

Servicewomen Sue Pentagon for Enabling Rape

February 16, 2011