Photographer and Blogger Amber Marlow

  Amber Marlow is a professional photographer and blogger living in New York City. Read on for her awesome advice on finding and folowing your passion, and practical tips for those who want to pursue a creative career or open their own business. Q: What do you do? I am a professional photographer living in […]

Interview with an Astronaut

One of the most common childhood dreams is to become an astronaut. We had an amazing opportunity to talk with someone who held onto that dream and never let go of it, despite facing hardship and rejection. Paul Richards was a part of one of the first teams to visit the Space Station, he worked […]

Poet & Playwright, Chinaka Hodge: Writing the Words to Change the World

Chinaka Hodge

Chinaka Hodge is a poet, author and playwright working in Los Angeles, California.  She began performing spoken word poetry when she was a teenager and performed on two seasons of HBO’s Def Poetry, and was the San Francisco Bay Area Teen Poetry Slam Champion in 2001.  She was also a member of the winning Berkeley/Oakland […]

Operation Beautiful

Caitlin Boyle is the founder of Operation Beautiful, a movement to promote self esteem and positive body image. Operation Beautiful encourages girls and women to post anonymous notes in public locations like on the scale at the gym, on a bathroom mirror or inside a fashion magazine for other women to find.  Notes say things […]

Meet. Greet. Compete.

Lavonzell Nicholson is the founder of Play NOLA, a sports and social club that is uniting a huge community of young people in the city of New Orleans. Lavonzell played basketball in college but after hurting her leg, she pursued a career in the non-profit world. She discovered a passion for improving communities and working […]