Inspiring People Whom I Admire Part V

This is another installment in my series Inspiring People Whom I Admire Part V. A few weeks ago I wrote about the inspirational story of Irene Sendler. Today I want to continue that theme of inspiring women in the World War II era and tell you the story of Sophie Scholl. … More Inspiring People Whom I Admire Part V

Inspiring People Whom I Admire Part IV

I began researching people from the World War II era. I found a lot of stories of heroic men but the heroic women of World War II are commonly forgotten. I did find stories about a few women and was going to include all of them in one post. Then I ran across a story about Irena Sendler and her story was so compelling that I want to dedicate this post to her memory. … More Inspiring People Whom I Admire Part IV

Inspiring People Whom I Admire – Part III

Kalpana Chawla was born July 1, 1961, in Karnal, India. She always enjoyed flying and held many pilots licenses. She could fly about any airplane. Her family was middle class and she graduated from high school in 1976. After graduating from high school, she found herself is the only female in the aeronautics batch in Punjab University. … More Inspiring People Whom I Admire – Part III