Celebrating Women’s History Month: Take a Look at These Influential Speakers for Your Campus
01 Mar 2020
March is Women's History Month, a time to honor and celebrate the triumphs of the trailblazing women who have paved the way for change and progress. APB continues to represent a number of speakers on women's issues, from award-winning actresses and activists to journalists, best-selling authors, entrepreneurs and innovative global leaders. Below, we have highlighted some of our most talked-about and requested female voices. Responsible for inspiring millions, these women continue to empower audiences worldwide:
Talented and multifaceted, Bialik—best known for her roles on Blossom and The Big Bang Theory—has a Ph.D. in neuroscience, studies Judaism and practices natural living.
A former award-winning host on MSNBC, Harris-Perry is the Maya Angelou Presidential Chair at Wake Forest University and is committed to diversifying American journalism.
Drawing from her experience on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted List and the ensuing “Free Angela Davis” campaign, writer and feminist Davis delivers riveting messages of tolerance.
A survivor of the Parkland Shooting, Corin is a leading activist for ending gun violence. As the co-founder/organizer of March For Our Lives, she continues to fight for social justice.
A breakthrough social entrepreneur, Harvard student, Gen Z branding authority, author and member of the prestigious Forbes 30 Under 30 list, Okamoto leads PERIOD, the largest youth-run NGO in women’s health.
Former Environmental Protection Agency Administrator McCarthy has dedicated her 35-year career in public service to addressing today's critical environmental issues and protecting the natural resources we all depend on.
Simmons made history at 23 years old when she became the youngest female and second-ever African American woman working as a trader at the New York Stock Exchange in 225 years.
A New York Magazine senior correspondent and CNN contributor, Carmon co-authored the New York Times bestseller Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.