Haben Girma: To Harvard and Beyond
Be inspired by the indomitable spirit and intellect of Haben Girma, who graduated from Harvard Law while living with deaf-blindness.
Discovering You: Shaesta Waiz
By engineering fuel tanks to fly further, Shaesta became the youngest woman to fly solo around the world in a single-engine airplane.
Take some time to listen to this stirring story of a young girl hiding from the Nazis during WWII. Free on Hoopla with a library card.
The Woman Who Made the First Step
As the first Black, female congressperson and a champion for civil rights, Shirley Chisholm broke barriers so others could follow in her footsteps.
Women Solving Wonders
Watch this video to learn about the women who made space travel possible. What were the calculations that helped America advance in the space race?
A Scientist Who's Flying High
Listen and watch as Samantha Dominguez explains her job as software engineer for the United States Department of Defense.
Zaida Hernandez-Irisson overcame many obstacles to become an electrical engineer. Learn about how she found a career she loves.
Amazing Latinx Women
Scroll through this beautiful presentation to read facts about 10 inspiring women. Which names did you already know? Which were new to you?
History of Women Olympic Athletes
Learn about women athletes from past Olympics in this online exhibit. Then, research women who are currently training to compete in the upcoming (if delayed) Olympic Games.
The Unsung History Makers: Maria Moreno
Go on a research quest to discover the story behind the influential labor rights activist Maria Moreno.
Trailblazing Sculptor Meta Warrick Fuller
Watch this video to learn why artist Meta Warrick Fuller was nicknamed "the sculptor of horrors" for her dark, expressive creations.