Amazing performances from women athletes from around the world were THE story at the Winter Olympics this year. In fact, more US women won medals than US men. Way to go ladies! If you're looking for that next level of inspiration, join other athletes at the #sherules Symposium, Voices of Women: Empowerment through Sports, co-hosted by the Maine Sports Commission taking place on Thursday, March 1, 2018, 4:30pm - 7:00pm, USM, Portland.

This free event features athletes sharing the positive impact of sports on their lives. Part of National Girls & Women in Sports Day being recognized all month, this event tips off the America East Women's Basketball Championships, March 3 + 4, Cross Insurance Arena, Portland.

Registration and additional details are available at Eventbrite/America East Symposium,


Doors open at 4:30pm with presentations from 5pm-7pm, moderated by Jessica Gagne, NEWS CENTER Maine. Bring the kids too, as this is perfect for all-ages! And feel free to get tickets at the door.