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Because of Them, We Can

Because of Them We Can

When we first saw the Because of Them We Can project by Eunique Jones, we knew we had to share it. Read More »

African American Women's Firsts: Part Two (Photo Gallery)

African American womens firsts

The MAKERS mission is to assemble the largest collection of women's stories ever. Read More »

African American Women's Firsts: Part One (Photo Gallery)

Black History Month Women's Firsts

Our MAKERS mission is to assemble the largest collection of women's stories ever, and so during Black History Month, we take a look at the unknown stories of African American women and the incredible firsts these women were able to accomplish despite the persecution, segregation and racism they f Read More »

Women in Sports: Playing with the Boys

Erin Dimeglio

All eyes this weekend are on the Super Bowl XLVIII. Read More »

Women Who've Made Breakthrough Scientific Contributions

Women Who've Made Scientific Breakthoughts

The conversation on the lack of women in science, or the gender gap in STEM, never seems to cease. Read More »

Native American Heroines Past and Present (Photo Gallery)

Native American Heroines

For so many of us, Thanksgiving means family, food and football. In fact, most schools teach children that Thanksgiving marks the day that Pilgrims met welcoming Indians with whom they exchanged food and traditions. Read More »

A Brief History of Women's Fashion (Photo Gallery)

History of women's fashion

The buzz around New York Fashion Week is always exciting. It's wonderful to see people from all over the world gather together for their love of fashion. Read More »

Women in Water: A History of Incredible Female Swimmers (Photo Gallery)

Diana Nyad Swims from Cuba to Florida

Yesterday, 64-year-old endurence swimmer Diana Nyad emerged on the shores of Key West, Florida after swimming 110 miles from Havana, Cuba in 53 hours. It was the first time a person ever accomplished the passage without a shark cage or flippers.   Read More »

Female Cartoon Characters Ahead of Their Time! (Photo Gallery)

Female Cartoon Characters Ahead of Their Time! (Photo Gallery)

Which female cartoon characters have inspired you? Check out your responses in the gallery above!  Did we miss anyone? Share your answer with @MAKERSwomen on Twitter! Read More »