Dr Elizabeth Blackwell (1821–1910)English-born physician Elizabeth Blackwell was the first female MD in the United States. Rejected by many medical schools due to her gender, she ended up getting a place at the Geneva Medical College in New York, where she had to put up with a lot of douchebag classmates and a professor who thought she should leave the room for lectures on reproductive anatomy in order to protect her “delicate sensibilities”.

Dr Elizabeth Blackwell (1821–1910)

Dr Elizabeth Blackwell English-born physician Elizabeth Blackwell was the first female MD in the United States. Rejected by many medical schools due to her gender, she ended up getting a place at the Geneva Medical College in New York,

Marie Mitchell was the first American woman astronomer.  In 1865, she became the first astronomy professor, male or female, at Vassar College.

On August American astronomer Maria Mitchell was born who, in by using a telescope, discovered a comet which as a result became known as "Miss Mitchell's Comet".

This once-popular major is now considered a questionable choice. Here's why focusing on English language studies is a smart decision. #college #English #education

Why majoring in English is (still) a great choice

I am an English Professor at GCC! This once-popular major is now considered a questionable choice. Here's why focusing on English language studies is a smart decision.

Interesting article about the possibility of Henery VIII being Kell positive. There is a boon written about this that I am very interested in reading.

Was Henry VIII to blame for his wives’ miscarriages? Monarch had rare blood disease that also sent him mad

King Henry VIII was born on this day June, King of England and second son of Henry VII he married six times, beheaded two wives, broke away from the Catholic Church to form the Church of England.

Dragon's Den Curriculum: Hook Your Reader!

Hook Your Reader!

This is meant for young children, but has some great advice for any writer ~ Dragon's Den Curriculum: Hook Your Reader! Great anchor chart for the three most used "hooks" when writing!

Epic Deli — Sandwiches of Epic Proportions

Epic Deli — Sandwiches of Epic Proportions

Elm Theatre, Wauconda, IL

Elm Theatre, Wauconda, IL

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