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Leadership Program Pairs Underserved High School Teen Girls With Female Journalists & Writers

Leadership Program Pairs Underserved High School Teen Girls With Female Journalists & Writers

On a recent Saturday evening in Lower Manhattan, nearly two dozen high school girls stood next to glowing laptops, displaying projects to a milling crowd. One used the online presentation […]

September 2, 2016 ×
More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

By Samantha Rivers In an election where we have the first woman to ever be a front-running candidate for the President of the United States, it’s safe to say we’re […]

August 8, 2016 ×
Five #GirlBosses Who Have Made A Fortune In Male-Dominated Industries

Five #GirlBosses Who Have Made A Fortune In Male-Dominated Industries

James Brown once sang that “this is a man’s world” and, unfortunately, in many ways he was right. However, he also proclaimed that it would be nothing without a woman, […]

July 27, 2016 ×
This All-Female Coding School In Afghanistan Is Inspiring The Younger Gen. Of STEM Girls

This All-Female Coding School In Afghanistan Is Inspiring The Younger Gen. Of STEM Girls

There is a movement happening around the world to engage especially young women and girls in STEM industries. Given that our society is only going to continue to innovate, it […]

July 25, 2016 ×
Mechanical Engineer Suzanne Singer On The Need For More Native American Women In STEM

Mechanical Engineer Suzanne Singer On The Need For More Native American Women In STEM

Suzanne Singer is doing important work in the STEM world. She received her PhD. in Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley and works as a staff engineer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. In […]

July 21, 2016 ×
The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

There have been an increased amount of discussions on the role of women in the Catholic Church lately. Should women be allowed to serve in the Priesthood alongside men? Should […]

July 5, 2016 ×
Media Mogul Nely Galan On Being A Self-Made Woman & Ditching The “Prince Charming” Mindset

Media Mogul Nely Galan On Being A Self-Made Woman & Ditching The “Prince Charming” Mindset

For all the Girl Bosses out there seeking to find role models to inspire them in their entrepreneurship, look no further than media mogul Nely Galan. We cannot emphasize enough […]

June 28, 2016 ×
Nigerian Non-Profit Uses Education To Transform The Lives Of Girls Who Escaped Boko Haram

Nigerian Non-Profit Uses Education To Transform The Lives Of Girls Who Escaped Boko Haram

Boko Haram stole the headlines when it kidnapped hundreds of girls in 2014, but beyond the headlines lies an even larger threat to Africa’s largest country. Tens of thousands of […]

June 27, 2016 ×
She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

She Overcame Child Marriage, Abuse & Rape To Become Bollywood’s Most Successful Stuntwoman

If you are an avid Bollywood fan, you will most likely have seen Geeta Tandon on screen without knowing it is actually her. As one of the industry’s most successful […]

June 24, 2016 ×
Bloomberg Launches Service To Rate The Financial Sector According To Gender Equality

Bloomberg Launches Service To Rate The Financial Sector According To Gender Equality

We are all familiar with the gender equality that exists in many different industries, whether it be the tech, engineering, or even film industries, the gap is well and truly […]

June 17, 2016 ×
Glamour Magazine’s “Get Schooled” Video Series Highlights The Power Of Educating Girls

Glamour Magazine’s “Get Schooled” Video Series Highlights The Power Of Educating Girls

We spend a considerable amount of space on our platform talking about why education in important. Every person in the world deserves to have access to education, but there are […]

May 31, 2016 ×
This Entrepreneur Launched A Mechanic Business For Women To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

This Entrepreneur Launched A Mechanic Business For Women To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

It’s a very well-known phenomenon: women being taken advantage of at an auto mechanic shop, only to bring along a male with her the next time to ensure they take […]

May 26, 2016 ×