Alice Munro – WOMAN of ACTION™

  A Celebration of Women™ is elated to Celebrate the Life of this woman stated as 'Brought up on the wrong side of the tracks in Canada, Alice Munro found reading - then writing - was an escape from a difficult home life. Described as a 'shy housewife' when she won her first award, she has since been compared to Chekhov and is now, at 72, seen as the finest living writer of short stories.'         WOMAN of ACTION™         Alice … [Read more...]

WOMAN of ACTION™ – Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu

  A Celebration of Women™ is elated to Celebrate the Life of this powerful  female presence that graced our earth, living her life ahead of her times.     WOMAN of ACTION™       Chien-Shiung Wu   "I was a senior research scientist that changed the accepted view of the structure of the universe.   I disproved one of the then widely accepted "laws" of physics, 'the conversation of parity', by proving that identical nuclear particles do not always act … [Read more...]

Love after Love, Derek Walcott – WOMEN in RECOVERY(Self-Love)

Love after Love LYRICS The time will come when, with elation, you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror, and each will smile at the other's welcome and say, sit here. Eat. You will love again the stranger who was your self. Give wine. Give bread. Give back your heart to itself, to the stranger who has loved you all your life, whom you have ignored for another, who knows you by heart. Take down the love letters from the … [Read more...]

Wangari Maathai Award 2012

  Wangari Maathai Award 2012     Wangari Muta Maathai was born in Nyeri, Kenya (Africa) in 1940. The first woman in East and Central Africa to earn a doctorate degree. Wangari Maathai obtained a degree in Biological Sciences from Mount St. Scholastica College in Atchison, Kansas (1964). She subsequently earned a Master of Science degree from the University of Pittsburgh (1966). She pursued doctoral studies in Germany and the University of Nairobi, obtaining a Ph.D. … [Read more...]

WOMAN of ACTION™ – Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

  A Celebration of Women™   is elated to Celebrate the Life of this awe inspiring WOMAN of ACTION, through our Tribute here.   WOMAN of ACTION™     Daw Aung San Suu Kyi   "She inspired a generation who were desperate for change." -Martin Smith about Daw Aung San Suu Kyi     Aung San Suu Kyi was born in 1945 in Yangon, Myanmar, what was formerly recognized as Rangoon. She was educated in India and England, where she attended the University of Oxford. There, she … [Read more...]

WOMEN of ACTION – Rosalyn Sussman Yalow

  A Celebration of Women is elated to pay Tribute and Celebrate the Life of another Amazing WOMAN of ACTION. This woman rose above many adversities to make her dream happen, a life in medicine and research, during the 1940's and on....and, not only did she achieve, she changed our world for the better, through her research and study. Our World needs more Women of this Calibre, please enjoy this Tribute to a wonderful mind, genuine soul and tenacious spirit.   WOMAN of ACTION     Rosalyn … [Read more...]

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