Whether she is performing surgery or empowering women through writing, Catalyst Medical Center founder Dr. Susan Mathison has one goal: to help others live their best lives. As Catalyst approaches a significant milestone this month, Dr. Mathison reflects on the center’s growth and looks toward the future.

Meet the woman behind the Fargo #BlackLivesMatter peaceful protest: Angelina Sam Teewon!

So, what is a feminist? A person of any gender who supports, advocates, and perpetuates equality for all genders, who does not place one gender on a pedestal against others, and who, by their words and deeds, seeks to elevate the humanity of all.

I believe that painting is something that anyone can pick up and do — the secret to getting good at it (like anything) is time. And, lucky for you, this season of social distancing is certainly allowing many of us more time than we typically would have in our “normal” every-day-jam-packed lives.

Whether your nightstand is overflowing with books or you haven’t cracked open a book in a while, here are some picks from the Ladyboss team to give you ideas for finding your next read.

Let’s work together to do what we can with the resources we have to support local businesses through these uncharted waters.

As a co-creator of Sunshine & 79, Nicole Turchin is using her passion for helping people to bring laughter, compassion and camaraderie into the workplace. 

Although there are few women in her field currently, Yvette Reyes, a welder at Trail King Industries, encourages them to try their hand at the well-paying and in-demand trade.

As the director of Lorentzsen Center for Faith and Work and a professor at Concordia College’s Offutt School of Business, Dr. Faith Ngunjiri is initiating meaningful conversations about value-based leadership, business ethics and purpose.

Local paleontologist Jessie Rock is known for bringing her love of geoscience (and oftentimes a large mammoth tusk) to classrooms across Fargo-Moorhead. Now, she’s working to bring a science museum to the community to spread the love a little further.