Tara Cernacek was just six weeks into her new job as an executive assistant at a Brooklyn-based nonprofit when she was diagnosed with stage 2B breast cancer, triple positive. A former CEW employee, she knew about Cancer and Careers, a CEW Foundation program, and immediately consulted its Web site to get tips on how to inform her employer.
“It’s only stage 2, don’t worry,” a boss short on sympathy told her. “You’re not that sick.”
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"