Helen Keller was an American author, political activist and lecturer. She lost her sight and hearing due to a childhood disease, and became the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. Read More
Susan Anthony was an American social reformer and women’s right activist who played a pivotal role in women’s suffrage movement. Anthony was harshly ridiculed and accused of trying to destroy the institution of marriage. Read More
Grace Murray was an American computer scientist and United States Navy Rear Admiral. She was a pioneer of computer programming, who invented one of the first compiler tools. Read More
Roberta “Bobbi” Gibb is the first woman to run the entire Boston Marathon at the time when women were banned from entering the Men’s Division Race. Read More
Fearless Amelia Earhart - in 1932 became the first woman aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and received the United States Distinguished Flying Cross for the accomplishment. Read More
I don’t need to tell you that there’s a major problem with women’s underrepresentation in STEM. With women earning about only 35% of all STEM degrees in the U.S. Read More
There’s a reason they say all economics is local. It always depends on where you are. Not surprisingly, this is also true of the pay gap. But breaking down the wage difference between men and women by location, you can get surprising and incredible results. Read More
We may be at the beginning of a new corporate era. In 2017, the Fortune 500 saw a 50% increase in the number of female CEOs — that’s huge news!