Women of the Week

January 11, 2012 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Becca Stevens

Becca Stevens' Thistle Farms bath and body line nourishes the women who use it - and the ones who make it. Read More »

December 21, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Peggy Kuo

As a prosecutor at the Hague, Peggy Kuo helped obtain a precedent-setting verdict that established rape and sexual slavery as crimes against humanity. Read More »

November 29, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Lenny Williams

Lenny Williams brings yoga to the people, teaching yoga and meditation techniques to sexual violence survivors in post-conflict zones. Read More »

November 23, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Karestan Koenen

Surviving rape as a Peace Corps volunteer made Karestan Koenen determined to see it never happen again. Thanks to a new bill, the Peace Corps is taking steps to prevent it. Read More »

November 16, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Franci Blassberg

Award-winning corporate lawyer Franci Blassberg is famous for leading by example, and for the mentoring she offers her female colleagues. Read More »

November 8, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Zainab Salbi

Zainab Salbi started Women for Women International to link women in post-conflict communities with women who want to support them and learn their stories. Read More »

October 26, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Jillian C. York

Longtime blogger and relentless free speech activist Jillian C. York is fighting to keep the internet an open forum. Read More »

October 18, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Shirley Tilghman

Princeton's first female president wants more women on faculty and more women in the sciences, and she's not afraid to ruffle feathers to make it happen. Read More »

October 11, 2011 | Profile

Woman of the Week: Andrea Arroyo

Artist Andrea Arroyo is raising awareness about the murdered women of Ciudad Juarez, with a series of 400 drawings. Read More »

October 6, 2011 | Profile

Don’t Mess With Dilma

A woman is president in booming, macho Brazil. And she’s calling all the shots. Read More »

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