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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Gives an Amazing Feminist Commencement Speech at Wellesley College

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The inspirational Chimamanda Ngzoi Adichie was Wellesley College’s 2015 Commencement speaker this past May and, of course, she did not disappoint. Decked out in Wellesley College’s colors, the beautiful Adichie presented a motivating… Continue reading

Rachel Dolezal and Credibility in the Workplace

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Rachel Dolezal, former head of the NAACP chapter in Spokane, flooded news headlines earlier this June when it was revealed that Dolezal was biologically Caucasian and not black as she claimed for years.… Continue reading

UN Women Collaborates with Professional Sports Team for the First Time

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On May 26, 2015, the UN Women announced at the New York City headquarters that they are officially collaborating with the Valencia Club de Futbol in order to engage men and boys in… Continue reading

5 Savory Cocktails for Your Next Summer Networking Event

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When summer is in session, even our networking events blossom and bend to enjoy the gorgeous weather. As we hand out our business cards, meet new people, and mentally decide whom we’re going… Continue reading

5 Reasons You Need to be Selfish

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At the end of the day, we must remember that we are our top priority. Sounds like common sense, right? And yet, after extending energy into our daily lives and the people in… Continue reading

Angelina Jolie Gives Powerful Speech On Violence Against Women at African Union Summit

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On June 11, 2015, Angelina Jolie Pitt gave a powerful speech at the African Union Summit regarding violence against women across the globe. At this particular AU Summit, held in Johannesburg and Pretoria,… Continue reading

There’s Something Called a Passion Planner and You Need To Buy One Now

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What is your favorite way to organize your schedule? Do you use the calendar feature on your smart phone or do you have a traditional planner tucked in your bag? Maybe you just… Continue reading

5 Great Brunch Spots in New York City

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Weekends in the summer mean sunshine, beaches, rooftop bars, and the famous New York City brunch. Brunch promises a good time with your girlfriends or the perfect place for a weekend party. After… Continue reading

Zoe Saldana’s Husband Takes Her Last Name

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Zoe Saldana made waves earlier this June when she was interviewed for Instyle Magazine and shared that her husband Marco Perego decided to become Mr. Saldana. Saldana stated in the interview that she… Continue reading

Lean Cuisine’s New Message Says No to Scales, Yes to Girl Power

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As summer swoops in, advertisements flood social media and TV screens calling for women to get that perfect “summer body.” Diets, workout routines, meal plans, and beach bodies drown us with unrealistic expectations.… Continue reading