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  • “Be Stronger than Your Excuses, be Empowered”

    Being a two-time Olympic Gold Medalist in soccer and two-time Bronze medalist in the Women’s World Cup is a huge accomplishment...

    Ariana KraftMarch 7, 2017
  • Julie Bowen Champions Childhood Literacy

    The only thing better than milk and cookies may be the non-profit organization working to end childhood illiteracy, Milk + Bookies!...

    Alyssa McGillveryMarch 6, 2017
  • Get Rid of Pain…and Cellulite

    At NYMM, our aim is to empower women, and to show you, our lovely reader, what we think you need to...

    Sarah RizkallaMarch 3, 2017
  • Women of the Oscars

    With the Oscar season newly ended, and people already looking at what will happen next year, let’s take time to recognize the...

    Diba BijariMarch 3, 2017
  • Fighting for the 22%

    Women can play video games too. Actually, women already play video games, making up nearly half of video game consumers, and...

    Alyssa McGillveryMarch 2, 2017
  • Rihanna’s Philanthropic Work

    While most know Rihanna for her stellar voice, she actually spends a lot of her time leading foundations around the world....

    Samantha SontagMarch 1, 2017
  • First Lady Fights for Human Rights

    Perhaps the most influential First Lady in United States history, Eleanor Roosevelt was a major advocate for human rights and was...

    Jenna SalisburryFebruary 28, 2017
  • Angelina Jolie Sheds Light on Genocide

    You may know Cambodia as the filming location for Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, the birthplace of Angelina Jolie’s eldest son, a...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 27, 2017
  • No Women, No Agriculture Industry in India

    Contrary to popular belief of Salem times, poor harvests aren’t caused by witchcraft. They’re more likely caused by farmers not knowing...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 23, 2017
  • Badass Tarantino Women

    Perhaps one of the most iconic directors in Hollywood for his cult classics, Kill Bill and Reservoir Dogs, Quentin Tarantino is a...

    Jenna SalisburryFebruary 23, 2017
  • Blake Lively’s “Galentine’s Day”

    Though Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are one of the cutest couples ever, Lively decided to spend her Valentine’s Day without...

    Samantha SontagFebruary 22, 2017
  • Gregory Allen Howard and Harriet Tubman: “Kick-Ass”

    The film industry is one of the most influential platforms for audiences everywhere. It is always encouraging to see men working...

    Ariana KraftFebruary 22, 2017
  • Will Harriet Tubman be on the $20?

    Harriet Tubman, one of the most famous black female abolitionists in history, escaped slave and Civil Rights activist, liberated herself along...

    Jenna SalisburryFebruary 21, 2017
  • Iskra Lawrence is Redefining Body Positivity

    Beauty is more than fitting into a pair of skinny jeans; it’s feeling self-love. Model Iskra Lawrence described the pressures people...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 20, 2017
  • Strangers Save Young Man from Drowning

    Two men who sprang into action aren’t ready to call themselves heroes, but those who know their story think otherwise. One...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 15, 2017
  • Gabby Douglas on the Haters

    Gabby Douglas is the definition of a rock star. Her hard work, dedication, and talent have led her to the Olympics...

    Samantha SontagFebruary 15, 2017
  • Selena Gomez: Shatter Illusions with Reality

    Selena Gomez is throwing her star power behind a long-time passion project that could work to change the way young people...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 13, 2017
  • Powerful Words by Powerful Women

    Words have power. Especially when they come from intelligent figures standing on notable platforms. Throughout history, the power of speech has...

    Jenna SalisburryFebruary 7, 2017
  • Camp with Idina Menzel and Taye Diggs

    For young girls, building self-esteem can be difficult. Young girls and teens are constantly bombarded with images and messages about what...

    Catherine HorneFebruary 6, 2017
  • Kerry Washington: Add Women to the Room

    There’s no scandal in Kerry Washington’s real life unless you count the lack of women and people of color in leadership...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 6, 2017
  • Not So Hidden Figures

    With rave reviews and three Oscar nominations, Hidden Figures is widely recognized as both a beautiful film and a learning experience....

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 2, 2017
  • Lily Collins: Nourish Your Body

    Lily Collins appeared in a film at Sundance Film Festival this year that hit pretty close to home for the star....

    Samantha SontagFebruary 1, 2017
  • The Woman Making NFL History

    Thanks to Sarah Thomas, the NFL is no longer a man’s club. A few years ago, Thomas was on the phone...

    Anna GiacomettiJanuary 31, 2017
  • Inspiring Women to Write

    “A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.” This quote comes from...

    Catherine HorneJanuary 30, 2017