The Hubble Telescope is used to send videos and images back to earth to help NASA find more discoveries. Margaret Burbidge has had a major impact on woman being accepted in the field of astronomy. She has been the director of the Royal Greenwich Observatory. She was the first women to ever be the president of the American Astronomical Society. Dr. Burbidge has also won many awards including the Albert Einstein World Award and the National Medal of Science.
Eliza is what she has always wanted to be, and she can thank herself for it. Her determination and self confidence brings her to accomplish everything she has ever wanted. Intertextuality is shown throughout the resolution in Miss Congeniality because Gracie also becomes a better person and learns from the other contestants. She did not have intentions of gaining personal self-worth from this experience like Eliza did, but she ends up being “very honored, and moved, and truly touched.” Also, intertextuality through the resolution of Miss Congeniality is very obvious when Gracie speaks to Victor: “You’ll get yours, Henry Higgins.” This is a direct reference to Miss Eliza’s song towards Henry in My Fair Lady. Both Eliza and Gracie gain something memorable from the ending of the experiences they went through, and it is safe to say they both change for the
As I stand here before you, you know my name. You 've heard of my disappearance over the ocean. You 've known me to be a pioneer for women, as I conquered the world of aviation for everyone to watch. As I flew through the sky my platform soared and I devoted my time to helping women accomplish their goals without being underestimated like I had before. I had little interest in aviation most of my life, but my tomboyish nature started as a girl.
Halle Berry Halle Berry has opened the door for many girls’ dreams. I believe she is an inspiration to all women because she has proven that they can make a name for themselves by never letting anyone get in the way of their dreams. Men and women can relate to Berry because she has achieved a number of goals and encountered several disappointments in her life. She has proven that it does not matter what you wear, or what color your skin is, it is how you perform that will help you achieve your goals. Halle is an inspiration to American girls because she came from nothing and is now one of the highest paid actresses of our time.
Although she suffered greatly, she managed to raise her child well, without the help of anyone else, and she also managed to serve as an inspiration for women. In John Updike’s words, she truly serves as a “mythic version of every woman’s attempt to integrate her sexuality with societal demands,” not only during puritan times, but also in present
Amelia Earhart is best known for being the first women to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, but could she have also been paving a way for women rights without people even noticing it. While she did advocate for women rights Ms. Earhart was able to prove women can be as tough and women should not be confined to what society thinks they should be. Even attending six different high school Ms. Earhart graduated with excellent grades and would often keep a journal of all the positive movements towards women rights. Amelia Earhart flight across the Atlantic inspired a generation of women to fight in World War I and World War II. In War World I, it was the beginning of women stepping out of traditional gender roles and taking on roles that were, at the time, consider for men.
The movie describes the true story of how mathematician Kathrine Goble managed to help guide the first man to the moon and back, all the while facing discrimination both for being a woman and for being black. Yet even though the exact problems she faced and the goals she had for the space program won’t resonate with most of the young audience, her story came alive for them
Have you ever worked super hard for something and good things came out of it? Or in other words have you won a competition or just have done really good at something that you tried really hard to achieve? Well, the protagonist, Lupe Medrano in, ”The Marble Champ,” by Gary Soto, does exactly that. From achieving your goals to feeling good about yourself, hard work is always the right choice for people all around the world. Hard work always pays off.
The mission statement that Big Brother Big Sister organization is “To build trusting and enduring relationships that encourage and support young people.” This mission statement meant so much too because when I was growing up the big sister that I had made me feel as though she was the big sister that I never had and really build a trusting relationship with me. This mission state suits this organization well because their
A knowledgeable woman has the skills, information, talent, and self-confidence that she requires to be a superior mother, employee, and resident. Men and women are like two sides of the coin and need identical opportunity to contribute to the country’s development. One cannot survive without the other. Women must be able to receive the same opportunities as men in education because it is with this education that leaders are sculpted and set out to be examples of the future. Leaders cause change in this world and by me being a leader within my community to help other girls have the opportunities of education and good health I am already making a difference.