An inspiring quote by activist Marian Wright Edelman
A Q&A with Niam Itani, a talented filmmaker and producer working in between Lebanon and the United States.
If you have a goal that is very, very far out, and you approach it in little steps, you start to get there faster. Your mind opens up to the possibilities. – Mae Jemison (b. 1956), physician, engineer and NASA astronaut. In 1992, she became the first African American woman to travel in space. … Continue reading »
A Q&A with Sabine Clappaert, a Belgian journalist and diversity consultant, who recently launched the non-profit “Dream, Girl!”
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. – Helen Keller (1880 – 1968) American speaker, author and political activist. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Dear readers, As of today we are migrating our RSS feed from Google’s Feedburner back to the site’s native RSS feed. Why? Google Reader is shutting down its service tomorrow July 1st 2013 and Feedburner’s future is uncertain. If you want to keep up to date with our posts and regularly see new ones in … Continue reading »
TAKE UP SPACE. Don’t be too polite or quiet. Don’t make yourself small. The world needs what you have, so don’t hide it. Speak up!
A Q&A with Porter Gale, the author of “Your Network is Your Net Worth.”
The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it. – Roseanne Barr (b. 1952) Actress, comedian, writer, television producer and director.
This interview originally appeared on the site on April 14, 2011. Not only does Deborah Berebichez hold a Stanford Ph.D in physics—an impressive feat in an of itself—she is also an accomplished mathematician, writer, public speaker, and more. In fact, her interests and talents are so diverse that it’s hard to classify her career into … Continue reading »
“To deny your age is to deny your life. People get all screwed up and afraid of aging when, in fact, every year should be a celebration. You should be celebrating every year that you are given.” – Oprah
What is your name, age, and location? Anne Flournoy, age 60, live and work in New York City. What is your profession? Artist / filmmaker / video producer. What did you study in school and what degrees do you have? I majored in Art History at Wheaton College (MA), studied Sculpture in Etienne Martin’s atelier … Continue reading »