Feb 23, 2018

#24 Mary Jackson - Hidden Figures

Today we are talking about a gal who is a mathematician, a hidden figure and the first Black engineer at NASA. Her later work at Langley created opportunities for more women at NASA. Today we are talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Mary Jackson.

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Feb 16, 2018

#23 Katherine Johnson - Hidden Figures

Today we are talking about a gal who is a math genius. Her calculations were pivotal in getting the first American in space and back home safely. But it didn’t stop there, from the early days of NACA testing airplanes and rocket all the way to the Space Shuttle Program she was there crunching the numbers with pin-point accuracy. Today we’re making math a ton of fun and talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Katherine Johnson.

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Feb 9, 2018

#22 Dorothy Vaughan - Hidden Figures

Today we are talking about a gal who was the first Black supervisor at what would become NASA, we’re talking about gal who taught herself a computer language that only a handful of people even knew existed. She was a mathematician, a teacher, and a Hidden Figure. Today we’re talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Dorothy Vaughan.

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Feb 2, 2018

#21 Prelude to Season 2 & Hidden Figures

Your Gal Friday is back! The gals have made a few changes; Lisa Leo has lent her voice to the opening/closing of the show, Kate changed her name back, Phoebe has joined the Gal's Guide board, and they are trying out a slightly different format. We let the gals explain in the first episode of Season 2 starting off a block of The Real Life Gals of Hidden Figures.

 

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Oct 27, 2017

#20 Season 1 Recap

We recap the 19 gals we’ve covered on the show;  provide more insights we learned after the show was released, behind the scenes, our favorite bits, listener feedback and plans for the future.

CORRECTION: Gal's Guide started May of 2016, not 2017. Years are hard. 

Links to all epsiodes at www.galsguide.org

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Oct 20, 2017

#19 Annie Oakley - Sharpshooter

Today we are talking about a gal who was named by Sitting Bull “Little Miss Sure Shot.” She wow’d audiences before, after and during her time with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show. She was an international star and rarely missed the mark. Today we’re talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Annie Oakley.

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Oct 13, 2017

#18 Madam CJ Walker - Hair Care Entrepreneur

Today we are talking about a hard working gal who created a hair care line that made her one of the most successful African-American business owners of her time. She was an entrepreneur, a philanthropist, and an activist. Get ready for the amazing life and legacy of your gal, Madame CJ Walker.

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Oct 6, 2017

#17 Beth Frear Interview - author

For our first guest, we have joining us a gal who is a professional photographer and author. She enjoys allowing pictures and words to tell a story. With 4 books available and a 5th underway, she allows her words to paint an image. She has been inspired by online gaming and writes about adventures and experiences and gives them a fresh life and the ability to travel in the pages of a new medium. Known in the publishing world as E.M. Frear, welcome to Your Gal, Beth Frear.

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Sep 29, 2017

#16 Mini-Cast Beth Frear Interview Preparation

We are preparing for our first in studio guest! Author and photographer, Beth Frear will join us next. Until then, here is a mini-cast of our preparation and excitement.

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Sep 22, 2017

#15 Annie Jump Cannon - Astronomer

Learn about the astronomer who, in a time when women couldn’t vote and were rarely accepted for their scientific minds, classified the stars in a system that is still used today.  We’re uncovering the life and legacy of your gal, Annie Jump Cannon.

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Sep 15, 2017

#14 J.K. Rowling - Author of Harry Potter

Today we are talking about a gal who has sold more than 400 million copies of her books, got children excited to read massive page-turners,  won multiple awards including being named the Most Influential Woman in Britain, and unlike like the other gals we’ve talked about in the series so far, she’s still alive and building a legacy and inspiration. Today we’re talking about the life of Your Gal, J.K. Rowling.

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Sep 8, 2017

#13 Mini-Cast J.K. Rowling Preparation

This week we try something new. We present to you a little behind the scenes of our process. In this mini-cast we talk about our preparation for next week’s full episode of author J.K. Rowling. In this episode Kate & Phoebe talk about what they already knew as well as what they are looking forward to learning in their research.  Let us know if you like these mini-casts.

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