Eileen Collins, NASA's First Woman Commander

Eileen Collins tells her story about being raised by her mom, falling in love with aviation, and becoming the first woman to pilot a space shuttle.

Joan Cooney

Co-Founder, Sesame Workshop

Joan Ganz Cooney, co-founder of Sesame Workshop, was producing documentaries at Channel 13 when she took on the opportunity to research how television could be used to educate pre-schoolers. The research led to one of the most beloved children's shows still on air today.

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