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Women In Education

Celebrating World Teachers' Day

Celebrating World Teachers' Day

There's no better time than World Teachers' Day to highlight some of the greatest lessons we've learned from our MAKERS who are champions in their fie... Read More »

Malala Yousafzai Celebrated Her 18th Birthday By Opening a New School

Malala Yousafzai Celebrated Her 18th Birthday By Opening a New School

Malala Yousafzai celebrated her 18th birthday on Sunday. To celebrate, the Pakistani education activist and youngest-ever Nobel Peace laureate did som... Read More »

Sheryl Sandberg Opens Up About Her Husband In Graduation Speech

Sheryl Sandberg Opens Up About Her Husband In Graduation Speech

Sheryl Sandberg addressed the graduating class at Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management in Beijing, China, on Saturday. According to... Read More »

Meet the Teen Who Went From a Homeless Shelter to Georgetown University

Meet the Teen Who Went From a Homeless Shelter to Georgetown University

19-year-old Rashema Melson is one accomplished teenager. Up until summer 2014, she had been living at the D.C. General homeless shelter for three yea... Read More »

#LetGirlsLearn: Michelle Obama and Prince Harry Discuss Education Initiative Over Tea

#LetGirlsLearn: Michelle Obama and Prince Harry Discuss Education Initiative Over Tea

Michelle Obama and her daughters, Malia and Sasha, met with Prince Harry for tea on Tuesday during a two-day visit to Britain to endorse her #LetGirls... Read More »

Donna Shalala Delivers Two Commencement Addresses

Donna Shalala Delivers Two Commencement Addresses

University of Miami president and MAKER Donna Shalala delivered two commencement addresses Saturday at the University of Miami for students in the Sch... Read More »

7 Things You Should Know About Nellie Bly

7 Things You Should Know About Nellie Bly

If you happened to miss Tuesday's Google Doodle celebrating Nellie Bly's birthday, we've got you covered.  Known in history as a trailblazing female... Read More »

9 Best Back-to-School Quotes

9 Best Back-to-School Quotes

For those of you heading back to school, or those who just want to brush up on some motivating quotes about wisdom, we've rounded up our favorite quot... Read More »