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Latin America’s Female Scientists Pack A Big Punch Despite Glass Ceiling

Latin America’s Female Scientists Pack A Big Punch Despite Glass Ceiling

 Latin America’s female scientists and researchers are packing a big punch despite a hard-to-break glass ceiling for top roles in academia and business, reflecting how women are on the march in a region often seen as a bastion of macho male culture. A report by UNESCO and UN Women shows they account for 45% of […]

Kára McCullough, Miss District Of Columbia, Crowned Miss USA

Kára McCullough, Miss District Of Columbia, Crowned Miss USA

When Miss District of Columbia Kára McCullough was crowned Miss USA 2017 on Sunday night, she made history. It was the second year in a row that a contestant from Washington, D.C. had nabbed the competition’s top honor. Described by contest officials as “one of the most intelligent contestants in recent memory,” the 25-year-old scientist […]