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  • Me, Myself, and My Instincts

    How many times have you juggled your own gut instinct with others’ opinions? Your heart says yes but other people say...

    Diba BijariMarch 9, 2017
  • SafeTrek: A Safe Way Home

    In life we can be forced into some tricky, unsafe, and scary situations. Walking home at night or being home alone...

    Catherine HorneMarch 7, 2017
  • The Big Bang Theory: Closing the Pay Gap

    It’s a show that has been around for a long time, and with good reason. If you’ve seen an episode of...

    Samantha SontagMarch 6, 2017
  • Keep A Breast, Raise Awareness

    Emily Dickinson once said, “Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings a tune without the words...

    Catherine HorneMarch 6, 2017
  • There IS Crying in Baseball

    “Are you crying? Are you crying? ARE YOU CRYING? There’s no crying! THERE’S NO CRYING IN BASEBALL!” So goes the infamous...

    Alexandra PaganoMarch 2, 2017
  • Be You, the REAL You

    “Be yourself” sounds like an obvious tip to give anyone. We hear it everywhere, see it on bumper stickers, and are...

    Diba BijariMarch 2, 2017
  • Woman’s Kindness Helps Mom Relieve Toddler’s Fear

    Some toddlers have serious problems – like being afraid of the toilet. Luckily, a stranger’s surprising act of kindness helped resolve...

    Alyssa McGillveryMarch 1, 2017
  • Kellogg and TechnoServe Focus on Women

    International Women’s Day is approaching on March 8th. Last year, Kellogg, the popular and world-leading cereal company, and TechnoServe, a non-profit organization that...

    Ariana KraftFebruary 28, 2017
  • A Hope for Ending Modern Slavery

    Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that matter.”...

    Catherine HorneFebruary 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
  • Finding Hope with Mental Illness

    While mental illness is something that affects both men and women, according to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), the mental...

    Alexandra PaganoFebruary 23, 2017
  • Gender Partnerships Make Businesses Successful

    A successful workplace encompasses both men and women. An article from The Wall Street Journal states, “Men and women experience very...

    Ariana KraftFebruary 21, 2017
  • Addressing Gender Bias at Work

    Unconscious bias can be insidiously present amongst some men in the workplace. Inappropriate comments, behaviors, and mindsets against women may be...

    Diba BijariFebruary 21, 2017
  • The App Shrinking the Workplace Gender Gap

    According to the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) Annual Report, “Among the most successful companies, men start their businesses with six...

    Catherine HorneFebruary 20, 2017
  • Female Leadership in Bolivia Ends Violence

    Though this little barrio in Cochabamba, Bolivia doesn’t look like much with its sea of one-room brick houses and construction sites,...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 16, 2017
  • How to Make Women Equal to Men

    If you have seen the movie Taken (2008), then you are probably familiar with the concept of human trafficking, at least from...

    Alexandra PaganoFebruary 16, 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
  • Stop Female Genitalia Mutilation

    Currently, there are over 200 million girls and women in this world who have had their basic human rights stripped from...

    Anna GiacomettiFebruary 14, 2017
  • Empowerment with a Pen and Paper

    The written word can transcend time and boundaries to achieve progress and change. Programs such as Sister Writes and Girls Write...

    Jenna SalisburryFebruary 14, 2017
  • WATCH: Ensuring Justice for Survivors

    According to statistics, in the United States approximately 20 people are physically abused by an intimate partner every 60 seconds. That means...

    Catherine HorneFebruary 13, 2017
  • Free Cancer Care for Women in India

    One organization is helping people realize that healthy boobs lead to more prosperous communities. In India, Kudumbashree, literally translated to prosperity...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 9, 2017
  • Gap Ad Promotes #FearlessBeauty

    With much buzz around Disney’s new live action version of Beauty and the Beast, starring equality advocate Emma Watson, it is time to...

    Alexandra PaganoFebruary 9, 2017
  • From Homeless to Employed

    A lot of people walk into a Starbucks thinking that when they walk out they’ll have a delicious drink. One man...

    Alyssa McGillveryFebruary 8, 2017
  • Hidden Figures Continues to Inspire

    It’s been just about a month since Hidden Figures opened in theaters, and we are already starting to see the effect...

    Samantha SontagFebruary 8, 2017