This Refugee-Turned-Model Wants Every Child to Have an Education
Leaving war-torn South Sudan and entering America as a refugee turned Mari Malek into a powerful voice of every woman who suffered discrimination. As a victim of many rejections, Mari received nasty comments from several agencies when she was starting out as a model in New York City. From being told “No black girls” and turned down because she (...)
2018’s Most Powerful Female Engineers That You Should Know
Drum roll to these women whose engineering backgrounds fuel their exciting careers in tech communities: Gwynne Shotwell The president and COO of SpaceX was inducted into the Space & Satellite Hall of Fame earlier this year. Her impressive leadership in SpaceX since 2008 resulted in the company’s enviable achievement to be the very first in sending a satellite into geostationary orbit. "I was inspired to become an engineer by a very smart, well-dressed mechanical engineer who I saw speak at a Society of Women Engineers event as a teenager," Shotwell said. Alicia Boler Davis Alicia Boler Davis is the...