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Craig Scott - Rutgers School of Communication and Information - Author of Anonymous Agencies, Backstreet Businesses, and Cover Collectives: Rethinking Organizations in the 21st Century.

Craig Scott - Rutgers School of Communication and Information - Author of Anonymous Agencies, Backstreet Businesses, and Cover Collectives: Rethinking Organizations in the 21st Century.

Leadership development and career socialization among African American teen girls in low-income neighborhoods from Dr. Patricia Parker at UNC

Leadership development and career socialization among African American teen girls in low-income neighborhoods from Dr. Patricia Parker at UNC

Viola Davis Desmond (1914 –1965) was an Black Nova Scotian who was granted a posthumous pardon, the first to be granted in Canada. The gov't of Nova Scotia also apologized for convicting her for tax evasion, when, in fact, she was resisting a "whites only" discrimination policy in a movie theatre in 1946. Desmond's story was one of the most publicized incidents of racial discrimination in Canadian history. Desmond acted 9 yrs before the famed incident by civil-rights activist Rosa Parks.

Viola Davis Desmond (1914 –1965) was an Black Nova Scotian who was granted a posthumous pardon, the first to be granted in Canada. The gov't of Nova Scotia also apologized for convicting her for tax evasion, when, in fact, she was resisting a "whites only" discrimination policy in a movie theatre in 1946. Desmond's story was one of the most publicized incidents of racial discrimination in Canadian history. Desmond acted 9 yrs before the famed incident by civil-rights activist Rosa Parks.

Violet Milstead of Toronto was a ferry pilot, one of the elite few Canadian women who served with the Air Transport Auxiliary in Great Britain during World War Two. She flew forty-seven different types of aircraft, including fighters and bombers, from factories to airfields. For more: www.elinorflorence.com/blog/ferry-pilot.

Violet Milstead of Toronto was a ferry pilot, one of the elite few Canadian women who served with the Air Transport Auxiliary in Great Britain during World War Two. She flew forty-seven different types of aircraft, including fighters and bombers, from factories to airfields. For more: www.elinorflorence.com/blog/ferry-pilot.

I am told she is the first woman to receive a PhD in MIS from Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. Suzanne Rivard, Chair in Strategic Management of Information Technology at HEC Montreal. Senior Editor, MIS Quarterly Theory and Review (2012).

I am told she is the first woman to receive a PhD in MIS from Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. Suzanne Rivard, Chair in Strategic Management of Information Technology at HEC Montreal. Senior Editor, MIS Quarterly Theory and Review (2012).

So, an astrophysicist, an engineer, and the President of the United States walk into The Blue Room....

15 Times Bill Nye And Neil DeGrasse Tyson Were The Definition Of Friendship

So, an astrophysicist, an engineer, and the President of the United States walk into The Blue Room....

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Somali-Dutch-American feminist activist known for her critical views of female genital mutilation and Islam. She has written an autobiography titled Infidel. She currently teaches Government Studies at Columbia University.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Somali-Dutch-American feminist activist known for her critical views of female genital mutilation and Islam. She has written an autobiography titled Infidel. She currently teaches Government Studies at Columbia University.

Betty Ford not only founded the Betty Ford Center for substance abuse patients, but was a champion of women's rights, and was a staunch supporter of the proposed Equal Rights Act, passing Roe V. Wade, and of sharing her own struggles with addiction and breast cancer. She used her position as First Lady to show other women that breast cancer was nothing to be ashamed of, and after she discussed her diagnosis, the reported cases of breast cancer skyrocketed. She was a powerful force for good.

Betty Ford not only founded the Betty Ford Center for substance abuse patients, but was a champion of women's rights, and was a staunch supporter of the proposed Equal Rights Act, passing Roe V. Wade, and of sharing her own struggles with addiction and breast cancer. She used her position as First Lady to show other women that breast cancer was nothing to be ashamed of, and after she discussed her diagnosis, the reported cases of breast cancer skyrocketed. She was a powerful force for good.

Dr. Veena Rowat - The first Canadian woman PhD graduate in electrical engineering and the only woman in her 1973 graduating class at Queens University, Kingston, Ontario.

Dr. Veena Rowat - The first Canadian woman PhD graduate in electrical engineering and the only woman in her 1973 graduating class at Queens University, Kingston, Ontario.

Amazing work in communication, gender and peacemaking from from Dr. Anna Laura Jansma at UCSB

Amazing work in communication, gender and peacemaking from from Dr. Anna Laura Jansma at UCSB

Ursula Burns - CEO Xerox. First woman to succeed another woman and first African American woman CEO of a Fortune company and

Ursula Burns

Ursula Burns - CEO Xerox. First woman to succeed another woman and first African American woman CEO of a Fortune company and

Just six years ago this week, Barack Obama was sworn in as a Senator and introduced the world to 3 awesome political girls.

Just six years ago this week, Barack Obama was sworn in as a Senator and introduced the world to 3 awesome political girls.

In 1993 Kim Campbell became Canada's nineteenth prime minister, the first woman in Canadian history to hold the post. She had previously served as Minister of State for Indian Affairs and Northern Development, Justice Minister (again the first female in this position), and Minister of National Defence and Veterans' Affairs. She is one of only two women in the world who has participated in a G-7 Summit.

In 1993 Kim Campbell became Canada's nineteenth prime minister, the first woman in Canadian history to hold the post. She had previously served as Minister of State for Indian Affairs and Northern Development, Justice Minister (again the first female in this position), and Minister of National Defence and Veterans' Affairs. She is one of only two women in the world who has participated in a G-7 Summit.

Adrienne Clarkson, Governor General of Canada 1999-2005, born in Hong Kong, with a long career in broadcast; also publisher with McLelland and Stewart; continuing work on integration of new Canadians. Cultural champion.

Adrienne Clarkson, Governor General of Canada 1999-2005, born in Hong Kong, with a long career in broadcast; also publisher with McLelland and Stewart; continuing work on integration of new Canadians. Cultural champion.

The Man Who Gets 3D Printed Titanium Skull | TeluuDailies

The Man Who Gets 3D Printed Titanium Skull | TeluuDailies