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It's Scandalous That 31 Million Girls Receive No Education

Mariéme Jamme | Posted 03.10.2015 | Women
Mariéme Jamme

We are still not doing enough to close the gender gap; it is girls in rural areas who will be the last to go school. The harsh reality is we cannot talk about the prosperity of women and girls in Africa if we don't tackle the reasons girls are discriminated against and made vulnerable to exploitation in the first place.

As We Mark International Women's Day 2015, Girls Stand #UpForSchool

Sarah Brown | Posted 03.06.2015 | Impact
Sarah Brown

Once again, International Women's Day gives us the chance to refocus the world's attention on giving every girl their rightful place in school.

19 Signs You Went To An All-Girls School

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 09.24.2013 | Women

All-girls' schools are weird and wonderful places. I spent 14 years in London single-sex schools before crossing the pond for college, and I'll rea...

One With the Walnut: Celebrating Nowruz in Kabul

Beth Murphy | Posted 05.21.2013 | Taste
Beth Murphy

"Damn those New Years' people," Razia says about this culinary tradition. Spoken like a woman who doesn't have time to waste. But it's only seven ingredients. So what's the big deal? You don't just throw the almonds, pistachios and walnuts in a bowl and call it a day.

Peanut Butter and Jelly and a Whole Bunch of Smiles

Christa Zambardino | Posted 03.09.2013 | Impact
Christa Zambardino

I only hope that after you read this, you will think twice then next time you eat a peanut butter and jelly sandwich and appreciate the fact that you can enjoy this more often than many others...

Is A Women's College Right For You?

| Posted 10.11.2012 | Teen

By Alicia Thomas As your senior year of high school flies by, you’re faced with a million choices about where you want to go to college next year...

Super Daughters, Super Powers

Jennifer Lauck | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Lauck

How do we western women, so often raised by unempowered mothers, make a necessary shift in our thinking and our actions in order to gift our daughters with a full inheritance of feminine power?

The Trouble With Bright Girls

Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.

What makes smart girls more vulnerable and less confident when they should be the most confident kids in the room?

PHOTO: Girls' School Offering What?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Apparently, in the UK, the popularity of all-girls educational institutions is on the decline. So much so that the schools are having to come up with...