Click here to read an insightful article in the New York times about first gens going to college.
When I was in middle school I was bullied…a lot. I was bullied all through 6th grade. Nobody helped me or stopped it. I was bullied in 7th grade until I started being aggressive. I had a lot of friends but none of them were willing to help me through
An award-winning journalist, bestselling author, motivational speaker, and women’s health & wellness advocate, Joan Lunden has been a trusted voice in American homes for more than 30 years. For nearly two decades, Lunden greeted viewers each morning on Good Morning America bringing insight to the day’s top stories. As the
I joined GEM because I heard that it would be a good experience and it opens up good opportunity for girls. I’m actually glad that I decided to join GEM because it showed me that I can go after what I want and actually succeed in it.
On October 21, 2016, Wonder Woman, the iconic superhero, was named an Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls by the United Nations and will be tasked with raising awareness about Goal 5 of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, which seeks to achieve gender equality and empower all
GEM has affected me in so many ways in such a short amount of time. GEM created new opportunities for me and taught me how to become more confident with myself. The program has also allowed me to create new relationships and bonds with my GEM sisters and leaders. We
I joined GEM because I heard great things about it. A young lady came into my classroom and was telling the class about GEM and its great opportunities. She told the class how GEM goes on trips and how it helps you with college. I need extra help with college!