Former USTA President Katrina Adams on Growth Opportunities for Women in Sports

Reading Time: < 1 minute Be sure to tune in this week to the latest episode of Adweek Presents: Most Powerful Women in Sports video series, featuring Katrina Adams, former president and chief executive officer of the United States Tennis Association. Adams’ tennis career began at age six when she enrolled in a youth program in her hometown of Chicago…. … Read more

University of Southern California: Olympic skateboarder pushes the boundaries for women and girls in her sport

Reading Time: < 1 minute University of Southern California: Olympic skateboarder pushes the boundaries for women and girls in her sport – India Education | Latest Education News | Global Educational News | Recent Educational News Home Academics University of Southern California: Olympic skateboarder pushes the boundaries for women and … Read more

Ministry of Women and Child Development launches web based portal pmcaresforchildren.in

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ministry of Women and Child Development launches web based portal pmcaresforchildren.in – India Education | Latest Education News | Global Educational News | Recent Educational News Home National News Ministry of Women and Child Development launches web based portal pmcaresforchildren.in #Ministry #Women #Child #Development … Read more

All Raise launches virtual bootcamp for women and nonbinary founders – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 7 minutes More doesn’t necessarily mean better — and that’s a lesson for life and for tech. To focus on the latter, the startup ecosystem is experiencing a boggling influx of capital right now. However, the increase in dollars isn’t being evenly distributed to all founders. For the vast majority of people, especially women and nonbinary entrepreneurs, … Read more

The Artemis Fund focuses on women founders in underserved communities – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 8 minutes The Artemis Fund is a Houston-based firm built by three women with the goal of encouraging more women-led startups. The company launched in 2019 and has raised a $15 million initial fund, which closed earlier this year. Diana Murakhovskaya, who launched the firm with Stephanie Campbell and Leslie Goldman, says that the three women met … Read more

Access to Birth Control Lets More Girls Finish High School

Reading Time: 7 minutes In 2009, Colorado’s public health department launched an initiative that helped family planning clinics expand access to low- or no-cost contraceptives and reproductive health care. By 2016, the state’s birth rate fell 54 percent for women ages 15 to 19, and the abortion rate fell 63 percent among the same age group. “We were shocked … Read more

‘Returnal’ and Why Games Need More Badass Middle-Aged Women

Reading Time: 7 minutes I bought Returnal, a video game from developer Housemarque, without knowing a thing about it. Well, that’s not entirely true. I knew from the trailer that it had something to do with escaping a time loop and there was some futuristic-looking technology and monsters or something. None of that mattered, because I wasn’t buying it … Read more