Illana Raia

Lawyer, lecturer and founder of Etregirls.com  —  smart resources for world-changing girls

https://www.etregirls.com
A former Skadden, Arps lawyer and occasional guest lecturer at Columbia University, Illana has been busy since 2016 founding Être - a resource and mentorship platform for girls approaching high school. She thinks of Être as knowledge strategy for girls - highlighting valuable tools and role models they will need to change the world - and contributes regularly to HuffPost, Medium and Thrive Global on these issues. Named a Mogul Influencer in 2017, Illana has appeared in the HuffPost "Talk To Me" video series, participated in the 2018 Balance Project Interviews and the 2019 #WomenWhoRock campaign, and has been featured on podcasts like The Other 50%, Morphmom, UBS' Signature Series and Women To Watch. Her journey from lawyer to founder was profiled in Forbes, and her first book - Être - arrives Fall, 2019.
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Inspiring Young Activism on Day of the Girl

by Illana Raia
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How GoldieBlox is Making STEM Mentorship So. Much. Cooler.

by Illana Raia
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Meet Five 3M Finalists Shaping our Future…in Middle School

by Illana Raia
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What Ellevate’s Newest Changemakers Want Girls To Know

by Illana Raia
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Why Female Mentorship Is the Gold Standard for Girls

by Illana Raia
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Meet the Girl Feeding Millions…at Fourteen

by Illana Raia
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What the 100-Patent Woman Wants Innovative Girls To Know

by Illana Raia
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Middle School Girls Talk Rockets, Tissue Chips and Microgravity as SpaceX Falcon 9 Readies For Launch

by Illana Raia
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Stand Up For Science

by Illana Raia
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How Mobilizing Women Can Motivate Girls

by Illana Raia
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For Those Who Led The Way

by Illana Raia
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How A Challenge and A Girl Can Change The World

by Illana Raia
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How to Inspire Giving in Those Around You

by Illana Raia
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Be Brave Enough to Take a Breath

by Illana Raia
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Pocket. That. Phone.

by Illana Raia

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