Courage Project

Women of Courage



Elizabeth Blackwell (First female physician)  picture 

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3048900079&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=8bbcdb8e4894e5ec794881fa693306fa

http://www.biography.com/people/elizabeth-blackwell-9214198

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/elizabeth-blackwell-becomes-the-first-woman-doctor-in-the-united-states/


Alice Coachman (Track and Field)

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http://www.biography.com/people/alice-coachman-21335855

 


Gail Devers (runner)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900140&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=db6d608f2bb4bd416826784523545c84

http://www.biography.com/people/gail-devers-40831

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-0efltp_Us

http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Gail_Devers.aspx

 Babe Didrickson Zaharias (golfer) golf 

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3468301385&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=60cea177ab5a6ea5f3793f8b8cc05390

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/bday/0626.html


Juliana "Juli" Furtado (Mountain biker)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900194&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=64a986e6e1391ea1461a7d07efbfef94

https://www.bicycling.com/racing/a22074461/mountain-biking-legend-juli-furtado-battling-depression-suicide/


Diana Golden (Skier)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900204&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=77abad15af056b7a8a37fdb3cb592c1d

http://www.nytimes.com/2001/08/28/sports/diana-golden-brosnihan-skier-dies-at-38.html

 Bethany Hamilton (Surfer)  surfing
https://www.biography.com/people/bethany-hamilton

http://www.newsweek.com/bethany-hamilton-343571

Audio: NPR Interview, Never Mind The Sharks; Surfing's In Her 'Soul' 

https://www.npr.org/2011/04/10/135210358/never-mind-the-sharks-surfings-in-her-soul


Unstoppable (documentary on Hamilton's career)
http://www.espn.com/espnw/life-style/article/23232699/unstoppable-bethany-hamilton-new-full-length-documentary-premieres-friday



Doris Hart (tennis)

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/01/sports/tennis/doris-hart-tennis-standout-despite-physical-limitations-dies-at-89.html?_r=0

https://www.tennisfame.com/hall-of-famers/inductees/doris-hart/


Alice Marble (tennis)

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http://www.biography.com/people/alice-marble-40332

http://biography.yourdictionary.com/alice-marble

 Wilma Rudolph (Runner) running 

https://www.olympic.org/wilma-rudolph

ESPN: https://www.espn.com/sportscentury/features/00016444.html

"Wilma Unlimited, "a digital story
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uhu_wuYsmcA


Melissa Stockwell (triathlete)

http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/e60/columns/story?id=3552762

https://www.triathlon.org/athletes/profile/41634/melissa_stockwell

Audio interview (NBC Sports): https://www.nbcsports.com/video/melissa-stockwell-looks-back-11-years-she-lost-her-leg-iraq


Mother Teresa
https://www.biography.com/search?query=mother%20teresa

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http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX2831400068&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=6b7303dd267879f56935273f4204f281

Nobel Prize
https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/peace/1979/teresa/biographical/