Getting the Ivy League to Come to You

With the proliferation of internet access and mobile devices, there has been a lot of discussion and movement related to online education.  In September I attended the inauguration of the new MIT President Rafael Reif, and one of the...

0 Comments »
Filed in: College Days, Professional Development, Taking A Risk, Women Before Us, Going Back to School

Top 5 Fictional Females for the Aspiring Woman in Power

From time to time, we all get stuck in a rut in our professional lives. Sometimes we need a new challenge, a new project or just a boost of inspiration to get us back on track in our quest of climbing the career ladder.

While Hollywood has...

0 Comments »
Filed in: Ladies We Love, Personal Development, Professional Development, Women Before Us

17 Career Secrets I Wish I Got On Graduation Day

On our last night in the sorority so many years ago, our alums gave us some great life advice…if we nurtured the relationships we made during our college days, we would find these same women standing next to us at our weddings or...

0 Comments »
Filed in: College Days, Personal Development, Professional Development, Taking A Risk, Women Before Us, Going Back to School

What College Women Need to Know

Kiri Blakeley is a long-time Forbes and ForbesWoman writer. She covers entertainment, celebrities, trends, models, and female-oriented stories and is the author of...

1 Comment »
Filed in: College Days, Professional Development, Taking A Risk, Women Before Us, Going Back to School

Shattered Hearts in Sandy Hook And For Us All

I am a teacher. I am a public educator.I have never been so shaken.

I was teaching when I heard that some despicable, disgusting, pathetic excuse for a human being killed 20 students and six faculty members of Sandy Hook...

0 Comments »
Filed in: Ladies We Love, Personal Development, Taking A Risk, Women Before Us, Going Back to School

A Letter to the Class of 2016

To the Class of 2016,

As the start of the school year rapidly approaches in New York, I've found myself thinking of my most recent graduates.  Like any good teacher, I worry and I hope.  I worry that...

2 Comments »
Filed in: College Days, Personal Development, Taking A Risk, Women Before Us, Going Back to School