Post Tagged with: "role model"

Sports

UAE Figure Skating Champ Embracing Role Model Status & Encouraging Arab Girls In Sports

UAE Figure Skating Champ Embracing Role Model Status & Encouraging Arab Girls In Sports

In January, she took home the trophy at the FBMA figure skating competition for the fourth consecutive year, cementing Emirati skater Zahra Lari as a true champion in her field. […]

Causes

CARE Uganda’s Male Role Model Program Sees Men Leading The Fight Against Gender Violence

CARE Uganda’s Male Role Model Program Sees Men Leading The Fight Against Gender Violence

CARE International’s Uganda branch has launched a really great initiative which seeks to engage men to be important change-makers in the fight against gender-based violence. The Role Model Men program […]

Creativity

Badass Historical Female Trailblazers Brought To Life In “100 Days, 100 Women” Art Series

Badass Historical Female Trailblazers Brought To Life In “100 Days, 100 Women” Art Series

As we gear up to celebrate Women’s History Month in March, we realize this year has an even bigger significance that previous years, mainly because of the political climate we […]

Celebrities

‘Wonder Woman’ Actress Gal Gadot Wants To Be A Role Model IRL For Young Girls

‘Wonder Woman’ Actress Gal Gadot Wants To Be A Role Model IRL For Young Girls

June 2017 cannot come soon enough! As we eagerly await the forthcoming ‘Wonder Woman’ movie, starring actress Gal Gadot in the title role, bringing the fabled story of Diana Prince […]

Sports

Indian Olympic Medallist Becomes A Role Model For Other Girls Who Want To Get Into Sports

Indian Olympic Medallist Becomes A Role Model For Other Girls Who Want To Get Into Sports

The Rio Olympics brought us two weeks of badass athletic achievements, especially among women who set records, broke them, and made history. And yes, it also exposed just how hideously […]

Celebrities

Actress Rowan Blanchard’s Focus On Feminism Makes Her A Great Role Model For Young Girls

Actress Rowan Blanchard’s Focus On Feminism Makes Her A Great Role Model For Young Girls

‘Girl Meets World’ actress Rowan Blanchard is the role model we wish we had growing up! This fierce femme is using her fame to advance the cause of feminism and […]

Sports

Serena Williams Knows How To Serve Up Big Hits Against Body-Shamers, Misogynists & Critics

Serena Williams Knows How To Serve Up Big Hits Against Body-Shamers, Misogynists & Critics

There are many names uttered when people talk about the “World’s Greatest Athlete”, but for us there’s only one person – Serena Williams. At this stage, it’s just undeniable. Most […]

Working Women

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 Native Renewables. In […]

Contributors

Creating A Personal Brand Is A Great Way To Share Your Passion With Your Network

Creating A Personal Brand Is A Great Way To Share Your Passion With Your Network

By Helen Roe What do Taylor Swift, Hillary Clinton and Oprah have in common? Aside from being incredible female role models, they all have a successful personal brand. Something they […]

Politics

Meet The President Of Mauritius – A World-Renowned Scientist, A Muslim, & A Woman

Meet The President Of Mauritius – A World-Renowned Scientist, A Muslim, & A Woman

Hey ladies, it turns out Beyonce was right – girls really DO run the world, literally! There is a growing list of female heads of state around the world and […]

Working Women

She’s One Of The World’s Top Criminal Prosecutors & Is A Role Model For African Women & Girls

She’s One Of The World’s Top Criminal Prosecutors & Is A Role Model For African Women & Girls

Fatou Bensouda is a lawyer who holds one of the foremost legal jobs in the world. Since 2011 she has been the Chief Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court, becoming […]

Working Women

Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green, A Woman Of Color In The Science World, Is Breaking New Ground In Cancer Research

Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green, A Woman Of Color In The Science World, Is Breaking New Ground In Cancer Research

If you watch President Obama’s last State of the Union speech recently, you may recall him talking about the importance of cancer research. He tasked Vice President Joe Biden as […]

Sports

World Surfing Champion Carissa Moore On Body Image & Encouraging Girls To Chase Their Dreams

World Surfing Champion Carissa Moore On Body Image & Encouraging Girls To Chase Their Dreams

Every woman deals with body shaming or body image confidence issues as some point in their lives. When we look at female athletes we kinda picture them as a group […]

Celebrities

TIME Mag’s Influential Teen Zendaya On Being A Role Model, A Feminist & Keeping It Real

TIME Mag’s Influential Teen Zendaya On Being A Role Model, A Feminist & Keeping It Real

Remember the time when teen celebrities, especially females, would dominate Hollywood headlines for getting drunk, crashing cars or behaving badly? Remember when various well-known names were known more for their […]

Girl on a Mission

This Woman Is Talking Openly About Her Mental Illness In Order To Break Down Stigma

This Woman Is Talking Openly About Her Mental Illness In Order To Break Down Stigma

It’s a topic we’re all familiar with, but not necessarily as educated or informed as we need to be. Mental illness is as serious as it is pervasive in our […]