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Activist Viola Desmond to be 1st Canadian woman on $10 bill
December 11, 2016 – 11:10 am | No Comment
Activist Viola Desmond to be 1st Canadian woman on $10 bill

Black rights activist Viola Desmond, who was jailed for defiantly sitting in the “whites only” section of a Nova Scotia film house, will be the first Canadian woman featured on the country’s $10 bill. Her image will replace …

Bana Alabed
December 5, 2016 – 3:03 pm | No Comment
Bana Alabed

Seven year old Bana Alabed (Twitter @AlabedBana) is thought to be safe for now in Aleppo.
Bana disappeared from the social network on Sunday as a new government offensive was launched on rebel-held areas in eastern …

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Giving 100 Million in Stock to Charity
December 5, 2016 – 11:13 am | No Comment
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Giving 100 Million in Stock to Charity

Sheryl Sandberg is transferring $100 million of her Facebook stock holdings (880,000 shares) to fund charitable causes of her choosing. Sandberg started her own organization Lean In and recently renamed her foundation to the Sheryl …

Jewel Changes her Focus
December 5, 2016 – 10:34 am | No Comment
Jewel Changes her Focus

Award-winning singer and musician Jewel is changing her focus. The 42 year old stated last week that:
“I love music, but my energy isn’t there right now,” she said on Tuesday at Fortune’s Most Powerful Women …

A Space of Their Own? Girls, Women, and STEM
March 15, 2015 – 11:00 am | No Comment
A Space of Their Own? Girls, Women, and STEM

At the Askwith Forum, panelists discussed what factors contribute to female under-representation in STEM.
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All New Updated Bluetooth Enabled Wireless Headband From 1 Voice!
March 15, 2015 – 10:49 am | No Comment
All New Updated Bluetooth Enabled Wireless Headband From 1 Voice!

1 Voice—an active lifestyle-inspired, wearable technology brand—designs amazing fitness and athletic accessories with built-in Bluetooth headphones, and their popular headband just got an upgrade!
Perfect for jogging, gym workouts, biking and more, 1 Voice headband keeps any …

Jackson Harris joins Cody Simpson on European tour
March 15, 2015 – 10:43 am | No Comment
Jackson Harris joins Cody Simpson on European tour

From an early age, Jackson knew he wanted to be in the music industry. He was drawn into the stories that lyrics told and the emotions the sounds evoked. Jackson was hooked on the feeling …

GPS Your Career: Tools and Tips to Get You Where You Want to Go.
November 30, 2014 – 5:47 pm | No Comment
GPS Your Career: Tools and Tips to Get You Where You Want to Go.

Over 300 women scientists, engineers, educators, and other professionals attended the second annual Inspiring Women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) Conference in October. Talent management consultant Mary Schaefer offered a speech called “GPS …

DRAGONHEART 3: THE SORCERER’S CURSE
November 30, 2014 – 5:40 pm | No Comment
DRAGONHEART 3:  THE SORCERER’S CURSE

AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL HD FEBRUARY 10, 2015
AND ON BLU-RAY™ COMBO PACK AND DVD FEBRUARY 24, 2015
FROM UNIVERSAL PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT
 
Toronto, Ontario, November 24, 2014 – Fans will embark on an all new adventure featuring …

ITGIRL4LIFE
November 15, 2014 – 7:43 pm | No Comment
ITGIRL4LIFE

 
Tamara Branch’s debut book about empowerment and self-confidence makes a great stocking stuffer for all young women.
ITGIRL4LIFE’s short and sweet 98 pages of how to build unshakable self-confidence, honor your life, and shine bright in …