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About Hunter Harris

Resident Twitter bird, Instagram hound, and article junkie, Hunter is the Social Media Intern of the Her Agenda team. An undergrad at a Boston-based school, she's an aspiring journo with a computer full of copiously organized resume drafts and 90's hip hop anthems. Think of her as the girl with glasses that obsesses just as much over banks too big to fail as she does the state of Beyonce's once-flowing mane.

RECAP: #HerCatch22 Twitter Chat

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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WATCH: Beyonce Explains Her Surprise Album, Success, and “The Beauty of Imperfection”

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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Link List: Stories From Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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Link List: Stories Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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Announcing the #EmbodyTheMotto Contest Winners!

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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Link List: Stories Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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CONTEST: #EmbodyTheMotto

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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Link List: Stories Around The Web To Add To Your Reading Agenda

A self-made successful woman hailing from Elizabeth New Jersey, Karen Civil leveraged her skills to create opportunities and forge key relationships that helped those around her and also helped her to grow to the next level. Ever since launching her site in … Read More

It is becoming more common to hear of millennials – specifically women—shattering glass ceilings across a variety of sectors. From technology to finance, government and even nonprofit, women are becoming trailblazers in industries that need them the most. And while … Read More

If we’re smart, and motivated enough, our greatest obstacles in life can serve as a catalyst to something great. Whether it’s an invention, a revelation, or an opportunity to create change. For Nina Restieri, a mother of four, her challenge … Read More

Before moving to New York to combine her passion for tech and comedy, Ashley Gavin was a software engineer at a research laboratory in MIT, where she worked on different national security problems. Following her time at MIT, Ashley co-founded … Read More

From The Washington Post to the Daily Beast, Newsweek, and now back at the Post, Robin Givhan has shared her criticism–the good, bad and ugly–about not just fashion but how it plays a role in our lives. Her journalistic flair … Read More

BRIKA was founded by two women who believe that pursuing one’s passion pays off in a big way. Both Kena Paranjape, co-founder and Crafter of Brand, and Jen Lee Ross, co-founder and Builder of Business, had strong business corporate backgrounds … Read More

There is simply so much to love about the Esendemir Sisters. Instead of staying on a traditional path, Fusun, Arzu, and Gonca decided to take the road less traveled and fuse their respective talents together to build a team strong … Read More

It’s no secret that women in the United States are actively breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings left and right in various sectors. And while we’re making many historical gains, the fact still remains that in 2014, according to the U.S. … Read More

It is an understatement to say that Nikki Fowler is fiercely intelligent and driven. In her spare time as a kid, she studied computer programming and often left 5th grade for hours at a time to take college SAT practice tests. Later, she … Read More

When we think of women in tech, the focus tends to be primarily on women in the software and coding fields. It’s not often that the conversation focuses on women who actually design the products that house the software. We don’t … Read More

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