VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT: DR. MORDECA JANE POLLOCKadmin2021-06-25T17:29:31-04:00
THE VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT
Dr. Mordeca Jane Pollock
March 23, 1941 – December 12, 2016
“Let’s celebrate the wonderful things we did for women and men in America.” – Dr. Mordeca Jane Pollock, PhD, 1996
National Organization for Women: founding chapter president of Eastern Massachusetts NOW (1969-1970), chair of the Chapter Advisory Board (1971-1972), member of the NOW National Conference Resolutions Committee (1971-1973, and chair, 1971), and served on the NOW National Board of Directors (1971-1973, 1975). Member of the Massachusetts Governor’s Commission on the Status of Women (1971-1972), chairing the Health Task Force. Professor of French at Brandeis University, chair of the Brandeis Affirmative Action Advisory Committee (1973-1974), and Brandeis affirmative action coordinator (1973-1974).
Photo.Muriel Fox, Chair of the Board, VFA presents Mordeca Jane Pollock with VFA medal of honor, 1996.
More About Mordeca Jane:
Veteran Feminists of America – VFA celebrates NOW’s 30th Anniversary, Barnard College, NYC November 1996