2019 Blog Posts, 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

2019 Blog Posts, 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?”