Educational Opportunity

The United State of Women. Where Do We Stand?

The United State of Women. Where Do We Stand?  Have you seen Jedidah Isler’s TEDTalk, “How I fell in love with quasars, blazars and our incredible universe”? Have you read about Fei-Fei Li teaching computers to think in Wired or The New York Times? What about the work Kimberly Scott is doing to introduce girls […]

Let Girls Learn Anniversary

First Lady Michelle Obama views murals by  Mr. Brainwash, left, a Los Angeles based graffiti artist, during an event marking the one-year anniversary of Let Girls Learn.

First Lady Michelle Obama celebrated the one-year anniversary of Let Girls Learn, the Obama Administration’s initiative to help adolescent girls worldwide attend and complete school. As part of the event, the First Lady welcomed young girls from Girl Up, the United Nations Foundation’s adolescent girl campaign, to tour The Girls’ Lounge Let Girls Learn bus on the […]