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  • High School Journalists Seek Justice

    Townsend Harris High School (THHS) is a public school affiliated with Queens College in New York. The high school provides a...

    Brielle WagnerApril 6, 2017
  • Forbes Women: Navigating a New Tomorrow

    This June, Forbes will be hosting its annual Women’s Summit with the theme Navigating a New Tomorrow. This convention is set to...

    Samantha SontagApril 5, 2017
  • Juno Temple Doesn’t Want to Be Perfect

    Actress Juno Temple visited Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles to meet with La Femme, the female empowerment club, and speak about...

    Alyssa McGillveryApril 3, 2017
  • Jacki Zehner: Being a Badass Businesswoman

    Businesswoman, investor, economist, and blogger Jacki Zehner is a career woman and philanthropist passionate about empowering young women and girls, especially...

    Jenna SalisburryMarch 31, 2017
  • World Leaders Strive for Equality

    The United Nations recently held their annual women’s meeting, the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), during the week of March...

    Samantha SontagMarch 31, 2017
  • Emerge America: Giving Women a Voice in Government

    Do you feel like your government is working for you? Do you feel like you are being represented? If you are...

    Rachel MideyMarch 31, 2017
  • Jane Fonda: the Importance of No

    Thomas Jefferson once said, “Revolution begins in the muscles.” This quote inspired legendary actress and activist Jane Fonda to create her iconic...

    Brielle WagnerMarch 30, 2017
  • Egyptian Woman Makes History

    On International Women’s Day, Emirates Airlines celebrated by posting a video of Egyptian captain Nevin Darwish, who has become the first...

    Diba BijariMarch 30, 2017
  • Women in Barbados March for Respect

    Anyone who has worn a pair of leggings knows that they are comfortable and practical items of clothing to compliment any...

    Samantha SontagMarch 29, 2017
  • Tattooing the World as a Woman

    Because this past season of Ink Master, a tattooing-aptitude competition, crowned Ryan Ashley as the first female winner of the show,...

    Diba BijariMarch 28, 2017
  • Not the Only Woman in the Workplace

    Jan Plutzer is the chief operating officer for Apcera, a container management platform for cloud-native and legacy applications. But she is...

    Ariana KraftMarch 28, 2017
  • Patricia Arquette: Stop the Robbery

    One actress from the award-winning film Boyhood is making a global stand for womanhood. Oscar Award-winning actress Patricia Arquette first demanded...

    Alyssa McGillveryMarch 27, 2017
  • Serena and Venus Turn to Dad When Faced with Trouble

    The prestigious Indian Wells Masters tennis tournament near Palm Springs, California was something Serena Williams had always looked forward to. Sisters Serena...

    Rachel MideyMarch 24, 2017
  • The Good Breast: the Battle Never Ends

    The emotional and physical battle that one experiences after being diagnosed with cancer is unimaginable to those who have never personally...

    Brielle WagnerMarch 24, 2017
  • The Future is Female

    Women’s history is not the only thing Brooklyn-based writer Mya Kagan wanted the world to celebrate this March. She believes we...

    Brielle WagnerMarch 23, 2017
  • The Woman Upgrading the Tech Industry

    Slack, the team collaboration and communication tool, is not slacking off on gender equality anymore. The company recently decided to take...

    Alyssa McGillveryMarch 23, 2017
  • Anne Hathaway Explains Hollywood’s Problem

    Anne Hathaway recently spoke to Elle Magazine about her husband, her experiences filming , an upcoming film featuring a cast predominantly composed of...

    Samantha SontagMarch 22, 2017
  • Saving Lives, One Heart at a Time

    One of the few female heart surgeons in the United States, Dr. Kathy Magliato is a leading expert, consultant, and national...

    Jenna SalisburryMarch 21, 2017
  • Selena Gomez Gives to Lupus Research

    “Good for You” singer Selena Gomez is doing just that, having recently made a generous donation to a cause that lies...

    Alyssa McGillveryMarch 20, 2017
  • What is a Tomboy?

    “Sports gives you something you can call your own. It’s a place where you get great life skills, you get confidence,...

    Rachel MideyMarch 17, 2017
  • Fearless Girl on Wall Street

    You’re walking around downtown New York City; you stop by the infamous Wall Street Bull, except this time, you notice something is...

    Alexandra PaganoMarch 16, 2017
  • Not Your Typical Soldiers

    In 1949, the Israel Defense Forces became the first military in the world to require mandatory service from both men and...

    Alyssa McGillveryMarch 16, 2017
  • Understanding the Benefits of Gender Equality

    Catherine Mayer, one of the co-founders of the Women’s Equality Party, plays an active role in the movement towards equality in...

    Samantha SontagMarch 15, 2017
  • The Last Word: Starring Strong-Willed Women

    Mark Pellington is the director of The Last Word, a film that encompasses the roles of strong-willed women. The film is...

    Ariana KraftMarch 15, 2017