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Published Date: 11/1/2014
November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. Pancreatic cancer is a disease that's rare but deadly, the fourth leading cause of cancer death globally. In the U.S. alone in 2014, nearly 50,000 will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and roughly 40,000 will die from...
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Published Date: 7/23/2014
Sally Ride joined NASA after answering an advertisement placed by the space agency in the Stanford student newspaper. Chosen from 8,000 applicants, she joined NASA in 1978 and endured intense media scrutiny due to her gender. She went on to become the first American...
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Published Date: 3/1/2014
In March as we celebrate Women’s History Month, we take a closer look at some of the remarkable American women who have broken down barriers and secured lasting legacies.
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Published Date: 7/24/2012
Sally Ride, the first American woman in space – and also the youngest American in space – inspired generations of women...
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