Single-gender education: Marian girls and Prep boys should just stay put

Commentary by MelinaPiperis It was just before dismissal when I stepped into Creighton Prep, gripping my laptop to prove I had reason to be there. Arriving after a long day at Marian, the overload of testosterone came as a shock. As I waited anxiously for my interviewee to arrive, the afternoon bell rang and the… Read More Single-gender education: Marian girls and Prep boys should just stay put

Dr. Mae Jemison defies gravity, expectations, and societal standards

ElleianaGreen Established in 1975 in the basement of a local church, Girls Inc. began its mission of empowering young girls. Every year, Girls Inc. hosts a Lunch for the Girls to raise money to continue their mission. In past years, powerful women have keynoted the luncheon, including Michelle Obama, Malala Yousafzai and Chelsea Clinton. On… Read More Dr. Mae Jemison defies gravity, expectations, and societal standards