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See You at the Summit

In March, 7-year-old Montannah Kenney set out to honor her dad by climbing 19,341-foot-high Mount Kilimanjaro. She ended up setting a world record.  My dad died when…

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Defying the Odds

Venture capitalist, serial entrepreneur, physicist and unlikely advice giver Oksana Malysheva discusses her path as a woman in technology. By Oksana Malysheva, Photo courtesy of Sputnik…

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The Road Less Traveled

For Yard Bar Founder Kristen Heaney, the path to entrepreneurship wasn’t one she sought out; it’s one that chose her.  By Kristen Heaney, Photo courtesy of…

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Love With Intention

As the founder and CEO of the Love Intently app, Sophie Kwok wants to remind people that love in any relationship is a daily choice. By…

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Gold Mettle

American, world and Olympic track-and-field champion Natasha Hastings is on a quest to show young women true beauty is about more than what meets the eye.…

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Follow Your Heart

Throughout her career, U.S. Air Force veteran MJ Hegar has strived to fight for what is right, finding motivation in the face of adversity and intimidation.…

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Proud To Be a Texan

Texas’ first lady, Cecilia Abbott, reflects on Hurricane Harvey’s sweeping devastation, the people who jumped into action and the power of coming together in spirit as…

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Our Etch-A-Sketch Moment

In NextTribe, an online and real-life community for women co-founded by Jeannie Ralston, life starts after 45. Here’s an ironic twist to getting older: Just after…

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On Her Role

Alys Porter, an ESL teacher at Dobie Pre-K Center and the 2017 Elementary School Teacher of the Year for Austin ISD, exudes an unmatched passion for…

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