Esther Honig, a freelance journalist based out of Kansas City, sent an unaltered photograph of herself to more than 40 Photoshop aficionados around the world. ‘Make me beautiful,’ she said, hoping to bring to light how standards of beauty differ across various cultures.”

speechlessbrowneyes:

So I was at Simmons College yesterday to pick my sister up from orientation, and I found this beauty on one of the tables in a dining hall. Apparently it was an April Fools joke they pulled this year, and it makes me approve of this college all the more

We’re glad you approve ;)

We’ve been loving all our Orientation Leaders AND the great ladies of our class of 2018 who have been here this week. We can’t WAIT for fall!

We’ve been loving all our Orientation Leaders AND the great ladies of our class of 2018 who have been here this week. We can’t WAIT for fall!

We’re big fans of this ad from Verizon Wireless. Let’s work together to encourage girls to explore their passions!

"Talking with the women of the WPSP project this week, I was reminded of some of the important lessons I learned in the Peace Corps: the need for cultural understanding, the importance of treating every person with dignity and respect, and the recognition that leadership is a privilege, not an entitlement."

—  - Helen Drinan, President of Simmons College, from her latest blog post on The Huffington Post.

We’re so excited to have the amazing Women in Public Service Project at Simmons this weekend. This institute, titled “Reconstructing Societies in the Wake of Conflict: Transitional Justice and Economic Development,” is in conjunction with Mt. Holyoke College and Smith College.

We’re so excited to have the amazing Women in Public Service Project at Simmons this weekend. This institute, titled “Reconstructing Societies in the Wake of Conflict: Transitional Justice and Economic Development,” is in conjunction with Mt. Holyoke College and Smith College.

We are deeply saddened by the loss of Maya Angelou ‘87HD. She was an absolutely inspiring woman, and we hope her legacy lives on forever.
"Love life. Engage in it. Give it all you’ve got. Love it with a passion because life truly does give back, many times over, what you put into it."

We are deeply saddened by the loss of Maya Angelou ‘87HD. She was an absolutely inspiring woman, and we hope her legacy lives on forever.

"Love life. Engage in it. Give it all you’ve got. Love it with a passion because life truly does give back, many times over, what you put into it."

beyxminaj:

LOOK AT THIS AMAZING SPOKEN WORD 

Our ladies know what’s up

halftheskymovement:

We support smart girls. Learn more here. 

halftheskymovement:

We support smart girls. Learn more here