State of Miami University Girls

The Women’s Advocacy Group at Miami University was founded with the goal of shaping the student culture in a way that, over time, reduces the incidence of sexual assault and disordered eating at Miami and warms the climate for Miami’s female students. The group commissioned a study in fall of 2003 to determine the undergraduate perspective … Continue reading

Girls Inc and a blogger friend :)

My dear friend Allie works with Girls, Inc., “a nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and boldSM through a network of local organizations in the United States and Canada. With local roots dating to 1864 and national status in the U.S. since 1945, Girls Inc. responds to the changing needs of girls … Continue reading

7 Girls Fighting for Girls

Girls, take heart! There are women – powerful and beautiful women – that are striving to change the face of women’s rights and women’s health in our world. Here are 7 of them. This is Leymah Gbowee. She won the Nobel Prize in 2011. She believes in the power of women. She advocates for non-violence, for … Continue reading

Girls’ Education and Room to Read

Room to Read is a organization that seeks to create a better world by educating children in developing countries. They strive to accomplish this goal by creating libraries, building schools, publishing important books in the native languages of developing nations, and by providing options for young girls to gain an education. (You can read more … Continue reading

Tyra

Perhaps one of the most well-known supermodels of our era is Tyra Banks. The notorious Victoria’s Secret model who enchanted men and evoked jealousy and spite from thousands of women began her career using her body and beauty for profit, but she didn’t stop there. Even in the midst of her rising career and fame, … Continue reading