As we wrap up the year, we are excited to share an update from our fall meeting for 2018 Young Women’s Leadership Challenge (YWLC) participants on Saturday, December 1st at Rice University – as a part of the yearlong program. There were 17 girls and 3 mentors in attendance. At the meeting, we caught up [...]
We are proud and humbled to share the amazing work of our YWLC alumni who are helping our community in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. APPLYING LESSONS FROM THE YWLC CONFERENCE Fatmata Sesay, a rising junior at Westbury High School and a 2017 YWLC alumni, decided to take action by putting her leadership and service [...]
Originally posted by PAIR Houston PAIR students from both Wisdom and Westbury high schools were accepted and received scholarships to the Young Women's Leadership Challenge, run by The Pangea Network at Rice University. During the six-day conference, students learned first-hand about what it means to be a leader, a social entrepreneur, a peace-builder - and a well-rounded, globally-minded individual. Students planned [...]
Our very own YWLC alumnus, Julia Harter has so graciously organized a fundraiser event to support our women's education efforts in Kenya. Half of every ticket sale will go to Pangea. Your attendance will give us the capabilities to continue to provide life-changing services to our cooperative women in Kenya.
This year Pangea expanded our annual YWLC Conference to two new locations, Austin & Dallas, and our veteran Houston conference was larger than ever! To say the expansion was a success would be an understatement.
Meet Ivana – Pangea’s Newest Team Member! Please help us welcome Ivana, our newest member of the Pangea team! Ivana comes from the World Affairs Council in Houston and will be Pangea’s United States Programs Manager. A passionate traveler, Ivana has seen much of what the world has to offer, and will bring her experience [...]
We’re excited to announce a partnership between The Pangea Network and Rice University’s Social Sciences Applied Innovation Lab! As part of the Social Sciences Applied Innovation Lab (SSAIL) fall 2016 semester curriculum, students were given the opportunity to select a company or organization with whom they will work to help problem solve a particular area. [...]