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Lee-En Chung
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Lee-En Chung, P.E., LEED AP is an award-winning entrepreneur, speaker and construction consultant. As founder of and consulting engineer for Ivy Ventures, she provides construction monitoring of new construction for banks, owners and non-profits. Educated at Columbia University, she earned a B.S. degree in civil engineering.

Lee-En has moderated panels for UN Women and the University of South Florida. She enjoys playing tennis, baking and taking Zumba classes. Her way-off Broadway performances were in the musical Miss Saigon - the inaugural show at the Manatee Performing Arts Center.

On April 13, 2014, Lee-En completed her first More Magazine / Fitness Magazine Women's Half Marathon in Central Park, where 6,844 ladies crossed the finish line!

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Rosie's Back... With Heartfelt Humor!

(0) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 7:44 PM

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Rosie's back! I am so excited that Rosie O'Donnell will be back on daytime television, starting Monday, Sept. 15, 2014 -- she got her gig back on ABC's The View with Whoopi Goldberg and new co-host broadcasters such as Nicole Wallace and the...

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Summer Solstice Yoga in Sarasota

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 11:02 AM

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If you missed the Summer Solstice Yoga in Times Square -- only 11,000+ participants showed up! -- on Saturday, June 21, 2014, another option was Yoga on the Terrace at the Ringling Museum of Art in sunny Sarasota. Every third Saturday...

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Aging Like Anna Quindlen

(0) Comments | Posted June 2, 2014 | 10:40 PM

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Anna Quindlen wowed the sold-out audience at Barnard on Saturday, May 31, 2014, in the Event Oval of The Diana Center. This was the second time I've heard Anna speak -- both in New York City -- and she was gracious, revealing and...

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National Science Olympiad at UCF Orlando

(1) Comments | Posted May 19, 2014 | 11:01 PM

Brainiacs galore! I perused the 30th Annual Science Olympiad National Tournament on May 16-17, 2014 at University of Central Florida's campus in Orlando. Certainly these 2,000+ students competing for 120 teams were not thinking about Harry Potter rides or Disney's FastPass, but rather focused on their latest contraption...

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Prayers for Ringling Circus Aerialists

(0) Comments | Posted May 5, 2014 | 12:21 PM

Our hearts and prayers -- lots of prayers -- go out to the Ringling Bros. aerialists whose apparatus hovering over 30 feet in mid-air collapsed Sunday morning, May 4, 2014 in Providence, Rhode Island. Eight well-trained females were apparently attempting rhythmic gymnastics type of moves while dangling by their hair,...

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Half Marathon Moxie

(0) Comments | Posted April 25, 2014 | 2:51 PM

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"Women Run the World" flyer caught my eyes at a New York Sports Club on the Upper West Side in late February. Here's my non-traditional "training" for my first More Magazine / Fitness Magazine Women's Half Marathon on...

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Postcard to David Letterman

(0) Comments | Posted April 4, 2014 | 12:19 PM

Congrats, Dave, on announcing your retirement for next year! I read about your retiring in the Wall Street Journal and The Huffington Post, prior to watching your Late Show last night.

I used to be an NBC summer associate (not a page, but a...

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MLB for Women? Only at Pittsburgh Pirates' Spring Training!

(2) Comments | Posted March 26, 2014 | 2:00 PM

Kudos to the Pittsburgh Pirates for teaching us ladies the precision of pitching and the biomechanics of batting! The 5th Annual "Baseball Basics for Women" took place on March 13 -- the ides of spring training -- at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Florida.

Armored...

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Fake Passports Aboard My Tokyo Flight to LAX

(0) Comments | Posted March 14, 2014 | 3:49 AM

Do I fit the profile of a "terrorist"? I certainly look foreign, speak more than one language and studied engineering. However, I was born in New York City; my parents are Taiwanese so I grew up conversing in English and Taiwanese at home, and then learned up to six languages....

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