Browsing Category Women Who Rock the World

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    Women Who Rock the World

    Sally Ride

    “All adventures, especially into new territory, are scary.” Dr. Sally Ride (1951-2012) was an American Astronaut and physicist. In 1983 she flew into orbit on the Challenger and ...

    February 23, 2015
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    Karen Fonstad

    “Have the gumption to try something new, and the grit to see it through.” Karen was an American cartographer and academic who designed several atlases of fictional worlds. ...

    February 16, 2015
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    Women Who Rock the World

    Anita DeFrantz

    “Your goal should be out of reach but not out of sight.” Anita was an olympic rower. Currently she is president and a director of the LA84 Foundation, ...

    February 9, 2015
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    Women Who Rock the World

    Carole King

    “It’s about connections. I want to connect with people; I want to make people think ‘Yeah, that’s how I feel.’ And if I can do that, that’s an ...

    February 2, 2015
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    Women Who Rock the World

    Joni Eareckson-Tada

    “A broken heart leads to the true contentment of asking less of this life because more is coming in the next.” A diving accident in 1967 left Joni ...

    January 26, 2015
  • Lacey Sturm
    Women Who Rock the World

    Lacey Sturm

    “You are not a burden, an accident, or a mistake. You are meant for amazing things that you can’t even imagine for yourself.” Lacey is a musician and ...

    January 19, 2015
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    Sandi Krakowski

    “Pay attention today to who you hang with, listen to, work with, allow to speak into your life … you will become like them.” Sandi is a social ...

    January 12, 2015
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    Louise Bernikow

    “Female friendships that work are relationships in which we help each other belong to ourselves.” Louise is a passionate woman for feminism, politics, and women’s history. ...

    January 5, 2015
  • EW Nancy Astor
    Women Who Rock the World

    Nancy Astor

    “Pioneers may be picturesque figures, but they are often rather lonely ones.” As an American, Nancy was the first woman to serve as a member of parliament. ...

    December 29, 2014