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Working Women

She Made History By Becoming The 1st Black Female President Of The Harvard Law Review

She Made History By Becoming The 1st Black Female President Of The Harvard Law Review

Representation matters. Always. Especially when there are still many barriers for women and minorities to break even in 2017. Which is why they appointment of ImeIme A. Umana as Harvard […]

Sports

This Teen Survived Civil War & The Ebola Epidemic To Become Sierra Leone’s 1st Female Surfer

This Teen Survived Civil War & The Ebola Epidemic To Become Sierra Leone’s 1st Female Surfer

She may not be a household name like Kelly Slater or Carissa Moore, but the pro surfing circuit may one day include Kadiatu Kamara. She is 19 and considered Sierra […]

Working Women

Pioneer Inventor Marie Van Brittan Brown Designed The Very First Home Security System

Pioneer Inventor Marie Van Brittan Brown Designed The Very First Home Security System

We love talking about pioneer women who changed the world and made history. From Ada Lovelace the world’s first computer programmer, to Marie Curie who discovered radium and many more, […]

Working Women

Mathematicians Finally Have An Award-Winning Female Role Model

Mathematicians Finally Have An Award-Winning Female Role Model

The news that the first woman to ever be awarded one of the highest awards in mathematics is certainly a great lift for all the STEM (science, technology, engineering & […]

Entertainment, Interviews

The Empowerment Project: A Film Igniting A Generation Of Girls & Their Futures

The Empowerment Project: A Film Igniting A Generation Of Girls & Their Futures

If you have been following GTHQ over the past 9 months you will be familiar with The Empowerment Project. If you haven’t, here’s your chance to catch up! The Empowerment […]

Sports

Meet The 1st Female Member Of The Nitro Circus Motocross Team

Meet The 1st Female Member Of The Nitro Circus Motocross Team

Just when you thought motocross and daredevil stunts was only for boys, along comes this woman who is about to change that forever. No she is not a flag girl, […]

Politics

Saudi Arabia Opens First Female Law Firm, Intended To Protect Women’s Rights

Saudi Arabia Opens First Female Law Firm, Intended To Protect Women’s Rights

Women’s rights are important and the more we raise our voices about injustice toward females around the world the more things can change. One woman, Bayan Mahmoud Al-Zahran from Saudi […]

Working Women

Forgotten Female Air Force Trailblazers Honored At Annual Parade

Forgotten Female Air Force Trailblazers Honored At Annual Parade

If you are a history buff and know a lot about World Wars one and two you’d be familiar with this image above, or perhaps not, as they are a […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Time Magazine Appointed This Maven As Their First Female Managing Editor

Time Magazine Appointed This Maven As Their First Female Managing Editor

What a fantastic step forward for women in news and journalism! So check it out ladies, this media maven, Nancy Gibbs has just been appointed as the new Managing Editor […]

Celebrities, Entertainment, Working Women

Pioneer Women Who Received ‘Presidential Medal Of Freedom’

Pioneer Women Who Received ‘Presidential Medal Of Freedom’

The Presidential Medal of Freedom was established in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy and is the highest civilian honor one can receive in the United States. They are given […]

Sports

Prima Ballerina Misty Copeland Breaking Ballet Stereotypes

Prima Ballerina Misty Copeland Breaking Ballet Stereotypes

Meet Misty Copeland, if you haven’t already yet. She is a 30 year old ballerina in the American Ballet Theatre. That in itself is a huge achievement, as anyone who […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Barbara Walters Announces Retirement & Tells More Women To Be Media Pioneers

Barbara Walters Announces Retirement & Tells More Women To Be Media Pioneers

This morning, veteran TV journalist and host Barbara Walters announced her retirement on her ABC morning show ‘The View’. She will stay on the air for another year and officially […]

Sports, Working Women

Meet The First Women Set To Play Football In The NFL. Seriously!

Meet The First Women Set To Play Football In The NFL. Seriously!

Whether you are an NFL fan or not, remember the name Lauren Silberman as she is about to make history as the first female NFL player ever. The 28 year […]

Entertainment, Fashion & Beauty

Italian Vogue Makes History With Its First Chinese Supermodel Covergirl

Italian Vogue Makes History With Its First Chinese Supermodel Covergirl

Vogue Italia is often thought of as the bible of the fashion industry because of its ground breaking style knowledge and trends. Well now it has broken yet another barrier […]