Eleanor R. Adair
Eleanor R. Adair (November 11, 1926 – April 20, 2013) was an American scientist known for her work related to the health aspects of microwave radiation technology.
Eleanor Campbell Reed was born o...
Sarah Ann Dickey
Sarah Ann Dickey (April 25, 1838 – January 23, 1904) was an ordained minister who founded the historically black institution of higher education for women in Clinton, Mississippi, Mount Hermon Female ...
Charlotte Wilder
Charlotte Wilder (1898–1980) was an American poet and the eldest sister of author Thornton Wilder, Isabel Wilder, Janet Wilder Dakin, and Amos Wilder.
She grew up in Berkeley, California and gradu...
Dari Alexander
Dari Alexander (born October 26, 1969) is a news anchor for FOX 5 NY. She is also co-anchor of WNYW's FOX 5 News at 5 and 10pm with Steven Lacy.Alexander published an eating well cookbook in 2013, whi...
Jane Hammond
Jane R. Hammond (born 1950) is an American artist who lives and works in New York City. She was influenced by the late composer John Cage. She collaborated with the poet John Ashbery, making 62 painti...
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Elizabeth Holloway Marston
Elizabeth "Sadie" Holloway Marston (February 20, 1893 – March 27, 1993) was an American psychologist. She was involved in various ways in the creation of the comic book character Wonder Woman in the ...
Shoba Narayan
Shoba Narayan is an award winning author of Monsoon Diary: A Memoir with Recipes (2003).She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Women's Christian College, studied fine arts as a Foreig...
Virginia Apgar
Virginia Apgar (7 June 1909–7 August 1974) was an American obstetrical anesthesiologist. She was a leader in the fields of anesthesiology and teratology, and introduced obstetrical consideration...
Lucy Stone
Lucy Stone (August 13, 1818 – October 19, 1893) was a prominent American orator, abolitionist, and suffragist, and a vocal advocate and organizer promoting rights for women. In 1847, Stone becam...
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Kathleen Hirsch
Kathleen Hirsch (born June 1, 1953) is an American author.Hirsch received her B.A. in political science and English in 1975 at Mount Holyoke College and her M.F.A in fiction writing from Brown Univers...
Debra Martin Chase
Debra Martin Chase (born October 11, 1956) is a two-time Emmy nominated motion picture and television producer and former lawyer who is the first African American woman to have a solo producing deal a...
Elaine Tuttle Hansen
Elaine Tuttle Hansen was the president of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine from 2002 through June 2011. She became the Executive Director of The Center for Talented Youth at Johns Hopkins University i...
Lucy Weston Pickett
Lucy Weston Pickett (1904–1997) was a Mary Lyon Professor and Camille and Henry Dreyfus Chair in Chemistry at Mount Holyoke College.Her research on X-ray crystallography and ultraviolet absorption spe...
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Louise Taft
Louisa Maria "Louise" Torrey (September 11, 1827 - December 8, 1907) was the second wife of Alphonso Taft, and the mother of U.S. President William Howard Taft.
She was born in Boston, Massachuset...
Lynne Barrett
Lynne Barrett is an American writer and editor, best known for her short stories.
Born and raised in New Jersey, she received a B.A. in English Composition from Mount Holyoke College and her M.F.A...
Margaret Morse Nice
Margaret Morse Nice (December 6, 1883 – June 26, 1974) was an American ornithologist who made an extensive study of the life history of the Song Sparrow and was author of Studies in the Life History o...
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Yousef Munayyer
Yousef Munayyer (Arabic: يوسف منيّر‎) is a Palestinian American writer and political analyst based in Washington, D.C., United States. Munayyer was born in Lod, Israel. He is the Executive D...
Mallika Dutt
Mallika Dutt (born March 29, 1962) is an Indian-American human rights activist. Dutt is founder, president and CEO of Breakthrough, a human rights organization. Dutt has twice been named one of Verve'...
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Barbara J. Desoer
Barbara J. Desoer is CEO for Citibank, N.A. beginning April 1, 2014, and was the COO for Citibank, N.A. from October 2013 to April 1, 2014. She was president of Bank of America Home Loans, a leading...
Florence Wald
Florence Wald (April 19, 1917 – November 8, 2008) was an American nurse, former Dean of Yale School of Nursing, and largely credited as "the mother of the American hospice movement". She led the...
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Priscilla Painton
Priscilla Painton is an American journalist and book editor. She was Time magazine's deputy managing editor until 2008, and is now an executive editor at Simon & Schuster.
Painton was born in ...
Sybil Stockdale
Sybil Stockdale was the wife of an American Vietnam War Navy pilot who became a prisoner of war. Sybil then became a co-founder, and National Coordinator of the National League of Families, a nonprofi...
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Kathryn Irene Glascock
Kathryn Irene Glascock (1901 - February 23, 1923) was an American Poet. The Kathryn Irene Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry Contest is named after her.
Glascock was born in 1901, the daughter of Hu...
Melinda Mullins
Melinda Mullins (born April 20, 1958) is an American film, television and theatre actress.
She was born in Clanton, Alabama.Mullins received her Bachelor of Arts degree in the romance languages fr...
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Laura Kamrath
Laura Kamrath is an American film actress. She is best known for her role as Anthea in the 1995 film, The Phoenix and the Magic Carpet, based upon the 1904 children's novel by E. Nesbit, The Phoenix...