Educating & Creating Opportunities for Women

Women are commonplace within the American workforce. While these women work, their children are in local schools being educated to be future leaders. Within the country of Pakistan, the scene …

Women in STEM – Tweets & Photos!

   On March 9th, AKWorld hosted a panel discussion as part of the WorldMatters series. The panel featured Janet Weiss, President of BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc., and Jenna Desmarais, Materials …

Women leading the way in STEM careers

In 2015 women ran three of the biggest oil companies in Alaska. Despite the changes in the realms of petroleum, women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) still continue …

Turkey & the future of the Middle East

Coming soon: Turkey’s Role in the Shaping of the New Middle East presented by Dr. Sinan Ciddi. Dr. Ciddi is a professor and researcher at Georgetown University. In addition to …