Tag Archives: Women’s History Month

This Disney Park Replaced Mickey Mouse—Here’s Why

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Earlier this year, there was a rumor that Disney would permanently replace Mickey Mouse as the mascot of the Walt Disney Company. The rumor shocked fans and sent many into a tizzy, and for good reason, considering the original Mickey Mouse from Steamboat Willie will soon be going into the public domain. Mickey Mouse in Steamboat Willie was where it ...

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Disney World Hit With Criticism For Its Celebration of Women’s History Month

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The Walt Disney World Resort is known as “The Most Magical Place on Earth,” and it earned that moniker in spades. From the incredible attractions and rides that make each Disney Park at the Disney Resort stand out uniquely—think Cinderella Castle or Space Mountain in Magic Kingdom Park—to the wonderful shows that have fans flocking to the Parks like Disney’s ...

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Meet the National Geographic Experts Leading Disney Adventures

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Disney has been putting the spotlight on women for Women’s History Month and International Women’s Month this March; so far, the featured women have ranged from Walt Disney animators to Disney pastry chefs to a female Indiana Jones — and now, Disney is highlighting four more women who personify the idea of a female Indiana Jones! The Disney Parks Blog ...

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Disney’s Female Pastry Chefs Take the Spotlight

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Any Disney Cast Member from a Disney princess to a Disney Imagineer is a crucial factor in the magical experience that every Disney Guest has on a Walt Disney World Resort vacation, Disneyland vacation, or even a Disney vacation abroad — and in honor of Women’s History Month, Disney is putting the spotlight on some of the female pastry chefs ...

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Minnie Mouse Honors Female Cast Members In a Parisian Event Series

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International Women’s Month has begun, and the classic Disney character Minnie Mouse will not be left behind in the celebrations — especially across the pond in Disneyland Paris! 16,000 Cast Members work in Disneyland Paris Resort, with 43 percent of them being female employees in positions of leadership, and the iconic Minnie Mouse character is joining these female Disneyland Paris ...

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A Look Back at the Iconic Females Who Played a Crucial Role in Disney History

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From even its earliest days, the Walt Disney Company has relied on the assistance of talented and innovative women, many of whom went on to play very vital roles throughout the company’s developmental history. From the trailblazing ladies of the Ink & Paint team who set new standards in animation via artistic attributes, to the creative designers and brilliant, innovative ...

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