When that girl made fun of me, I thought, I’m a ballroom dancer, I know I’m beautiful. My response, I think, reflected an attitude that’s helpful for women in STEM: know your inner value and do what you love.
As a little girl, I was around animals a lot. I liked their presence, their love, and the way they needed care. Because I wanted to be around animals all day, I thought I might want to be a veterinarian.
My worst semester was Fall junior year. I distinctly remember during an 11 am lecture I had to stand up in class to keep myself awake since I had been in the same building working since 8 am the previous day.
Even though I love what I do, I think it’s wrong to glorify startup life. Entrepreneurship is not for everyone and it is ok to come to the conclusion for yourself and career that you are not an entrepreneur.
Our village school was pretty conservative. For example, we had a mandatory class where boys had to work with tools and build something cool, and girls had to knit, which I personally found useless and unfair.
I feel in love with medicine after reading a book called “Mountains behind Mountains”. This book was about how we need to focus on the marginalized community by giving them access to quality healthcare.
Pretty Pokets is an elegant and practical diaper bag for all the fantastic moms out there. The bag has a unique patent pending diaper dispenser, and trash/wipes bag dispenser feature that sets it apart from other diaper bags on the market.
Ensembl is reinventing kitchenware in order to create products that fit our space. STACK is a collection of premium nesting cookware that lets you cook, serve, and store with a single product, while using 80% less space than traditional alternatives.