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Podcast hosts Dana and Lauren tell stories of less familiar women of history who have done some amazing feats.

Podcast hosts Dana and Lauren tell stories of less familiar women of history who have done some amazing feats.

Location:

United States

Description:

Podcast hosts Dana and Lauren tell stories of less familiar women of history who have done some amazing feats.

Language:

English


Episodes

25: Julia

2/22/2020
This week the ladies tell the story of Julia Morgan, a turn of the century architect who designed over 700 buildings in California including the epic Hearst Castle.

Duration:00:39:52

024: Carlotta

2/2/2020
Tune in to learn about the incredible bravery of Carlotta Walls Lanier, youngest member of the Little Rock Nine.

Duration:00:50:26

023: Basma

1/20/2020
Millions of people every year have plastic surgery to correct their flaws. Today we meet Basma Hameed, a woman who turned her own mission to feel better about herself into a world class business.

Duration:00:28:37

022: Remya

1/18/2020
Check out this week's podcast to hear the incredible, inventive story of Remya Jose, a 14 year old inventor and problem solver.

Duration:00:34:24

021: Marjorie

12/24/2019
This week's episode focuses on Marjorie Merriweather Post, The wealthy socialite who brought frozen foods into American homes.

Duration:00:45:37

020: Lauren

12/14/2019
Interested in shopping from companies that give back? Check out this episode featuring Lauren Bush Lauren and her philanthropy-retail brand FEED.

Duration:00:40:39

019: Astrid and Maud

11/24/2019
Dana tells the story behind the creator of Pippi Longstocking, Astrid Lindgren. Lauren reviews the history of Maud Wagner, America's first tattoo artist.

Duration:00:45:16

018: Yevdokiya & Alia

11/17/2019
This week we discuss Yevdokiya Zavaliy, a soviet nurse turned soldier in WWII and Alia Muhammad Baker, the Librarian of Barsa, Iraq.

Duration:00:53:12

017: Emma & Lina

10/30/2019
This week we head back to the Appalachian Trail to tell the story of Emma Gatewood, the trails first female through hiker and Lina Medina, the world's youngest mother.

Duration:00:50:59

016: Candice

10/21/2019
This week we have a very special guest, our friend and Shero Candice Brownmiller who just completed the 2,192 mile long Appalachian Trail. Join us to hear about her incredible journey.

Duration:01:27:36

015: Clara & Neerja

10/17/2019
This week listen as Lauren discusses the founder of the American Red Cross, Clara Barton and Dana tells the heroic story of Neerja Bhanot of Pan AM flight 73.

Duration:01:00:26

014: Rosetta & Hessy

10/6/2019
Interested in learning about one of Rock and Roll's earliest pioneers? Want to hear of a baby who played a practical joke on the Nazi's? Check out this weeks episode to learn about Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Hessy Taft.

Duration:00:53:52

013: Mia Hamm

10/6/2019
Join is this week with Dana and special guest host to talk about Mia Hamm.

Duration:00:22:40

012: Rosie & Lou

9/21/2019
Check us out this week to hear about the woman behind Rosie Riveter and Lou Xiaoying, a Chinese garbage collector who rescued babies.

Duration:00:44:13

011: Mirabal Sisters & Barbara

9/15/2019
Check out this week's episode to learn about the Mirabal Sisters, Las Mariposas of the Dominican and Barbara Gittings, Advocate and Pioneer of the Gay and Lesbian Civil Rights Movement.

Duration:01:04:11

010: Ala & Bessie

9/10/2019
This week we discuss Ala Gerter and Bessie Springfield, Motorcycle Queen of Miami.

Duration:00:47:27

009: Maya & Gisella

8/30/2019
Join us this week as we talk about Maya Lin, designer of the Vietnam Memorial and Gisella Perl, The Angel of Auschwitz.

Duration:01:00:00

008: Suzanne & Elizabeth

8/24/2019
Join us this week as Lauren tells the story of Suzanne Spaak, Paris resistance fighter and Dana recounts the journey of abolitionist and women's rights activist Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

Duration:01:02:29

007: Virginia & Wangari

8/17/2019
This week Dana and guest host Leah tell the stories of Virginia Apgar, inventor of the Apgar test for new borns, and Wangari Maathai, Mother of trees.

Duration:01:02:42

006: Susan & Gabrielle

8/10/2019
Join us this week as we share the stories of Susan La Flesche, Native American doctor, and Gabrielle Weidner, member of the Dutch-Paris underground.

Duration:00:56:21