Speaker Stories – Welcome Dr. Veseth!

Mike is a retired professor of economics from the University of Puget Sound, in Tacoma, Washington where he spent most of his life. Mike’s experience in economics has taken him …

Speaker Stories – Welcome Jodi Fischer!

Jodi Fischer is a humanitarian, and the Executive Director of the Marshall Direct Fund, with a long history of having a philanthropic heart. Originally from Northern California, Jodi graduated from …

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 …