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TN Women's 2013 Hall of Fame recognizes two Memphians

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(WMC-TV) - Two Memphis women are being inducted into Tennessee Women's 2013 Hall of Fame.

First, Doctor Shirley Raines received the honor for serving as President of the University of Memphis. Under her leadership, the university now has the largest honor program in the state and is ranked in the top ten schools for internships.

Also being inducted is Jocelyn Wurzburg for her efforts to reduce domestic violence and teen pregnancy through several local organizations. Wurzburg also drafted Tennessee's first anti-discrimination law in employment, public accommodations, and the Tennessee Commission for Human Rights act.

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