Feature Story, Women's Lifestyle

10 Inspiring Detroit Women Share Their Thoughts on International Women’s Day

HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY! Today we celebrate women from across the globe who have made a great difference for women everywhere. It is a day we show our appreciation for the women within our inner circles and in our communities. We honor the women in our family who have made a strong impact on our… Read More 10 Inspiring Detroit Women Share Their Thoughts on International Women’s Day

Culture, Feature Story, Women's Lifestyle

When a Black Woman Walks Into a Room

Today’s post is a special guest post by Dr. Menah Pratt-Clarke, Vice President for Strategic Affairs and Diversity at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech). She wrote this beautiful essay in honor of Black Women’s History Month. When a Black woman walks into a room, something happens.  For how could it not?  For… Read More When a Black Woman Walks Into a Room

Women's Lifestyle

#INeverExpire Campaign Inspires Women to Challenge Age-Related Pressure

After receiving acclaim across Asia, SK-II is extending its latest #INeverExpire campaign to the U.S. as the brand continues to fuel conversations around the issues that hold women back. The #INeverExpire initiative addresses the topic of age-related pressure, inspiring women to liberate themselves from societal expectations around age and live their lives on their own terms.… Read More #INeverExpire Campaign Inspires Women to Challenge Age-Related Pressure

Culture

“How Many Times Have You Had a Man or Boy Tell You There’s Something You Couldn’t Do?”

“Do you feel any added pressure of being a woman in a male-dominated sport?” This was the question a student from Detroit International Academy for Young Women (DIA) asked professional race car driver Christina Nielsen. I raised my eyebrows and nodded my head at the young lady’s question because it is something I have also… Read More “How Many Times Have You Had a Man or Boy Tell You There’s Something You Couldn’t Do?”