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Sikh Museum Initiative and Art Sikh Presents Meet the authors: Sikh Empire and the Anglo Sikh Wars. Wed 20 June 2018. 17:30 - 17:30 ***A change to the original schedule, Am... May 16, 201 The Sikh Museum Initiative will focus on locating and uncovering relics and documents which binds the Sikh and British communities together. This national programme will leave a lasting legacy for future generation 1,004 Followers, 157 Following, 155 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Sikh Museum Initiative (@sikhmuseuminitiative

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  1. Sikh Museum Initiative to create an online museum Objects will be 3d modelled from public and private collections People will be trained up in digital skills The objects will be seen using virtual reality googles Online Sikh Museum project The Sikh Museum Initiative in the UK have been working on catag Sikh relics and artefacts in the UK
  2. The Sikh Museum Initiative has created many exciting project that brings objects like swords, jewelry and other material objects to life through 3d technologies. The site will showcase 3d models, events, and news related to the project
  3. The Sikh Museum Initiative has previously 3d modelled the Koh-i-noor diamond as well as the Charaina (Breastplate of Guru Gobind Singh) as well as a number of other objects. The creation of the Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum will involve the team working with UK museums and private collectors to achieve this important project
  4. The You Tube page of the Sikh Museum Initiative (SMI). There has been a long history linking the Sikhs to the British since the eighteenth century. This history is relatively unknown and requires.
  5. Sikh Museum Initiative looks at the relationship between the British and the Sikhs. Comments Off on Sikh Museum Initiative looks at the relationship between the British and the Sikhs 429 Views. UK: There has been a long history linking the Sikhs to the British since the eighteenth century. This history is relatively unknown and requires an.

Sikh Museum Initiative looks at the relationship between the British and the Sikhs. This history is relatively unknown and requires an initiative to bring closer introspection and investigation. As a result the Sikh Museum Initiative (SMI) will focus on locating and uncovering relics and artefacts which bind the two communities together The Sikh Museum Initiative and ArtSikh present the Contemporary Sikh Art Exhibition 2018 (from Saturday 12 May to Tuesday 31 July 2018). This community exhibition will be a great family-friendly event, with the opportunity to view works by talented artists from across the UK and from around the world

> Sikh Museum initiative. Sikh Weapons in 3d seminar. 27th August 2020. Blog, News. 26th August 2020 Seminar which featured Royal Armouries Curator of Oriental Collections, Natasha Bennett, Gurinder Singh Mann and Taran Singh, both of The Sikh Museum Initiative, as they showcase three Sikh objects that have been rendered in stunning 3D. This. The Sikh Museum Initiative will focus on locating and uncovering relics and documents which binds the Sikh and British communities. This national programme will leave a lasting legacy for future generations so that generation of Sikhs will understand the close relationship that exists Gurinder Singh Mann from the Sikh Museum Initiative discusses sikh relics and artefacts. Also on the show Nirmal Singh Kandhalvi. Visit www.sikhmuseum.org.uk.. In a unique project undertaken by the Leicester-based Sikh Museum Initiative, the manuscript, which was taken from a battle between the Sikh Empire and the British East India Trading Company in 1845 has been recreated as a 3D animation. The Battle of Ferozeshah in Punjab, India in 1845, was one of series of battles within the Anglo-Sikh wars.

In 2015, historian Inderpal Dhanjal was one of the organizers behind the Sikh Museum Initiative's Legacy of Valour: Sikh Soldiers in World War I exhibition, which drew from military. The Sikh Museum Initiative was filmed for the popular BBC Celebrity Antiques Roadtrip programme. The Sikh Museum Initiative formulated the Anglo Sikh Wars project this year to shed light on the highly contested wars between the Sikh Empire and the East India Company from 1845-1849 About us - Anglo Sikh Museum. There has been a long history linking the Sikhs to the British since the eighteenth century. This history is relatively unknown and requires an initiative to bring closer introspection and investigation. As a result, the Sikh Museum Initiative will focus on locating and uncovering relics and documents which binds.

Brown Bess - 3D model by Sikh Museum Initiative (@SikhMuseumInitiative) [bfe702f] Explore Buy 3D models. For business / Cancel. 0. Sign Up Upload. Brown Bess. Your model is disabled. For more details go to Edit properties. 3D Model. Sikh Museum Initiative. pro. Follow. 469. 469 Views. 2 Like. Add to Embed Share Report. SMI 15: Sikh manuscript Date: Early 1800 Size: 28 cm x 19 cm Previous Location: Punjab, India. Location: MS 241, University of Leicester A Sikh Manuscript found on the battlefields of Ferozeshah, Punjab containing verses from the Sikh Scriptures. Written in the Gurmukhi script with coloured texts interspersed at the headings of verses. For more information please visit this link - https://www. Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum. The Sikh Museum Initiative has created an exciting project that brings objects like swords, jewellery and other material objects to life through 3D technologies. The site showcases 3D models, events, and news related to the project. There has been a long history linking the Sikhs to the British since the 18th century The Sikh Museum Initiative (SMI) launched the project entitled, 'Battles, Treaties and Relics' at the Newarke Houses Museum on the 14 October 2016. The museum is hosting an exhibition of relics and artefacts of these wars will be exhibited for the first time between March and June 2017

New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester, UK 18th October 2017. A special lecture on Sikh Arms and Armour took place on 18th October 2017 at New Walk Museum, Leicester. The speaker was historian and author Gurinder Singh Mann also head of the Sikh Museum Initiative The Sikh Museum Initiative (SMI) launched the revolutionary Anglo Sikh Wars: Battles, Treaties and Relics exhibition, which opened on Saturday 11 th March 2017. The exhibition showcases a variety of artefacts, relics and art work, enabling people of all ages to obtain a deeper insight into the background, history and significance of the Anglo. 3rd September 2020. Relics. Harimandir Sahib Gold Dome by Sikh Museum Initiative on Sketchfab. SMI 18: Gold dome-Harimandir Sahib. Location: Amritsar, Punjab. One of the Golden Domes on the sacred Sikh Shrine Harimandir Sahib or (Golden Temple) in Amritsar, Punjab. These domes can be seen on the upper part of the Gurdwara In a unique project undertaken by the Leicester-based Sikh Museum Initiative, the manuscript, which was taken from a battle between the Sikh Empire and the British East India Trading Company in. The Anglo Sikh Virtual museum project is a project initiated by Taran3D alongside our partners the Sikh Museum Initiative and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The Virtual Museum aims to be an immersive online repository of digitally scanned and modelled artefacts that can be explored in various immersive platforms including google cardboard.

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The Golden Temple: Center of Sikh Faith is presented in the Khanuja Family Sikh Heritage Gallery, the second gallery space in the United States dedicated exclusively to the exhibition of Sikh art. The exhibition continues the Museum's initiative to showcase artwork and objects that explore themes of Sikh history and visual culture Guest historian Gurinder Singh Mann, Director of the Sikh Museum Initiative, explains the thinking behind the gift, and how it ended up in Hampshire. 'Lion of the Punjab' Maharajah Ranjit Singh (1780 - 1839) known as the 'Lion of the Punjab' was a young military leader of the Sukerchakia Misl, one of the Sikh Confederacies Sikh Museum Initiative: Documenting Sikh relics and Artefacts in the UK International Sikh Research Conference 2015 University of Warwick, UK. Sunday 28th June 2015

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I am Gurinder Singh Mann, Director of the Sikh Museum Initiative-www.sikhmuseum.org.ukI undertook my MA in South Asian Religions at De-Montfort University, Leicester in 2001. I have lectured on various aspects of sikh studies around the world. I have Co-written Sri Dasam Granth Sahib Questions and Answers (Archimedes Press), 2011 and The Granth. The Sikh Museum Initiative is pleased to announce the launch of the Anglo Sikh Wars website. The site will cover all information related to the project: Anglo Sikh Wars: Battles, Treaties and Relics. Project launch. Newarke houses Museum, Leicester He is a historian and Director of the Sikh Museum Initiative based in Leicester, U.K. He has curated various exhibitions including the 2017- Anglo Sikh Wars: Battles, Treaties and Relics. He is presently curating an online museum entitled Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum which recreates objects in 3d. Visit www.anglosikhmuseum.com *The Sikh Museum Initiative's project on the Anglo Sikh Wars has been commended by organisations in India and an award was given to Gurinder Singh Mann, Director of the Sikh Museum Initiative * The Battle of Aliwal took place on 28th January 1846 and saw the forces of Ranjodh Singh Majithia battle against those of Harry Smith

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Whilst there has been much talk for many years regarding ownership and possible repatriation of the diamond to the Indian Subcontinent, the Sikh Museum initiative has worked to reclaim the Sikh heritage by going back in time and in essence shown what it would have looked like at the time of the Sikh Empire The museum owes its existence to the Duleep Singh family. In recent years, staff at the museum have been working to research and interpret this important story, collaborating with the Sikh Museum Initiative and Essex Cultural Diversity Project on two major cultural festivals connecting Thetford, Norfolk and Punjab The Sikh Museum Initiative in the UK is cataloguing Sikh relics and artefacts which will soon go virtual in the world's first online Sikh Museum. On Friday, May 11, the Sikh Museum Initiative discussed plans to create this one-of-a-kind museum. Also read: Earrings Of Punjab's Last Sikh Queen Maharani Jind Kaur, Sell For Rs 1 Cr At London Auction

The UK-based Sikh Museum Initiative (SMI) is working on a project that will provide you virtual access to the fabled diamond and other Anglo-Sikh relics. Techniques such as 3D modelling and augmented reality are being used to digitise artefacts for mobile and online platforms so that they can be viewed by people worldwide Khalsa Flag by Sikh Museum Initiative on Sketchfab. This triangle flag with three seams comprises of one side with central gilt solar motif on floral ground, the other with depiction of the Goddess Durga on her tiger flanked by Hanuman and Kartikeya set on ground of floral sprays, the green silk borders with gilt scrolling floral vine, with wooden pole in three sections with steel spear head. Henry Hardinge's Sword. Presented by the Duke of Wellington to Lt. Col. Sir Henry Hardinge, later Field Marshal 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore, in 1817. Worn by him at the Battle of Ferozeshah in 1845. It was said to have belonged to Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821), the French statesman and military leader. Slender blade decorated on each. The jacket and other material from the Sikh Wars currently forms part of the exhibition 'Anglo-Sikh Wars: Battles, Treaties and Relics' being held at Newarke Houses Museum, Leicester from 11 th March to 4 th June 2017. The exhibition is being developed by the Sikh Museum Initiative and hosted by Leicester City Council Gurinder is a Sikh Scholar and historian with an MA in South Asian Religions from De Montfort University, Leicester. He has researched and discovered many Sikh artefacts and relics, and set up the Sikh Museum Initiative, using new technologies to showcase and preserve Sikh heritage

SikhMuseum.com. 4,631 likes · 3 talking about this. Preserving a people's heritage through engaging exhibits on aspects of Sikh history & culture Sikh Heritage Month Across Canada. The Sikh Heritage Month Foundation works collaboratively with Sikh Heritage Initiatives across Canada. Each Initiative is independently organized by a committed team of community leaders and change-makers. In the coming years, we envision hosting programs and events in more and more cities around the world This renowned museum cares for one of the most important national collections of arms and armour in the world and we are honoured that it's playing host to the Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum. Alongside our key partner Sikh Museum Initiative, Taran3D's skilled designers have used immersive technologies to breathe life back into this unique. Gurinder Singh Mann is an historian and Oxford University Published author. He is Director of the Sikh Museum Initiative. He has recently curated the successful exhibition: Anglo Sikh Wars: Battles, Treaties and Relics (2016-2017) at Newarke Houses Museum, Leicester and was featured on the BBC show Celebrity Antiques Roadtrip

Gurinder Singh Mann of the Sikh Museum Initiative, on 'Relics and Artefacts from theAnglo-Sikh Wars' Amarpal Singh Sidhu, military historian and author, on 'The battlefield of Ferozeshah'. Christopher Brice, biographer of Field Marshal Gough, on 'Lord Gough and the Anglo-Sikh Wars' The Sikh Heritage: Beyond Borders. October 3, 2020 ·. Pakistan is the birthplace of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism. When the Sikhs left the country in 1947, they left behind several sacred sites along with the stories related to these sites as mentioned in the hagiographic narratives about Guru Nanak. It is in this context that Dalvir S.

Contemporary Sikh Art Exhibition 2018 (By Anisha Kaur Johal) Following the success of the Anglo Sikh Wars exhibition, the Sikh Museum Initiative, in conjunction with Art Sikh, recently showcased their latest exhibition at the Leicester Adult Education College. The exhibition was open to the public from the 12th May to 31st July 2018 and had a strong focus on art Relics of the Sikh Wars were on display in the Sikhmuseum initiative Anglo Sikh wars exhibition in 2017. Using information from his Helion and Company Publishing book The British and the Sikhs he will cover the causes of the Anglo Sikh Wars

1. Sikh Museum Initiative. The Sikh Museum Initiative focuses on bringing Sikh history alive through the exploration of Sikh relics and artefacts that can be found in the UK. They actively work with public institutions as well as private individuals to ensure these valuable artefacts are given exposure to the mainstream public The Sikh Empire 1799 . In the eighteenth century, the region of Punjab in the north of the Indian subcontinent, was governed by the Sikh Confederacy. The Confederacy consisted of 12 Misls, or sovereign bodies, governing.. Akaal Channel is a UK based, free-to-air satellite Television channel which is dedicatedly focused on Sikhism and the Sikh community. Founded by Amrik Singh Kooner, the channel also broadcasts across 44 countries, including Europe, on satellite television. Formerly known as Sikh TV, the channel has a center in Amritsar as well Gurinder Singh Mann, head of the Sikh Museum Initiative, told the local media: The Anglo Sikh Wars brought into conflict the Sikh empire and the East India Company, and culminated in a bloody.

BBC political journalist Anita Anand tells the fascinating and largely unknown story of Princess Sophia Duleep Singh - descendant of Sikh royalty( Maharaja R.. Sikh Museum Initiative 2017 - 2017 less than a year. Leicester, United Kingdom I collaborated with museum staff to conceptualize, develop, and launch creative 3D interactive exhibits. I leveraged expertise in 3D modeling, texturing, shader setups, programming, and interactive design to provide unique and unforgettable learning experiences

Assistant City aMayor, Leicester City Council, Piara Singh Clair said: We are delighted to support the Sikh Museum Initiative with this exhibition, which has been supported by the heritage Lottery Fund. The team have worked really hard to create a first- class experience which will be well worth a visit Ancient relics from battles in India, known as the Anglo Sikh Wars, have gone on display in Leicester this weekend. The new exhibition at The Newarke Houses Museum uncovers a hidden part of. Tuesday 3 August to Saturday 7 August 2021. A pop-up exhibition on the extraordinary life and importance of Princess Sophia Duleep Singh. The display graphically tells the story using rare photographic images and an interactive touchscreen, on loan from the Sikh Museum Initiative

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Up to 200 guests attended the event from across the country and included Chief and Assistant Chief Constables, rank and file officers and staff, police affiliated bodies such as the NCA and Police Federation, representatives of the armed forces, charities by association such as the Sikh Museum Initiative, community representatives and politicians The Sikh museum became a point of attraction among the protesting farmers as many perceived it as a way to showcase the history of their religion. It also serves to inspire the youth. A protesting farmer from Amritsar, Amrik Singh said, I really feel good after seeing these models and it refreshes the old history of our culture This Smithsonian initiative to help preserve and celebrate Sikh heritage comes at a crucial time, says Mr Paul Michael Taylor, Director of the Museum's Sikh Heritage Project and curator of Asian, European and Middle Eastern Ethology at the Smithsonian. Many Sikhs describe their religion as one that draws from both Islam and Hinduism, and. I'm Gurinder Singh Mann, Sikh historian and Director of the Sikh Museum Initiative based in Leicester, United Kingdom. I am the author of three books. I have covered Sikh history and heritage for two decades in the form of books, exhibitions and now digital technologies The Hungarian embassy took this initiative to restore 11 precious paintings titled Princess Bamba's collection at Lahore fort, Sikh gallery, said the secretary

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The website was launched on the birthday of the Princess Sophia Duleep Singh by Kartar Singh(Sikh Museum Initiative). Refreshments were provided by Guru Tegh Bahadur Gurdwara, Leicester. The Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum is funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund and supported by Taran3d and many museums across the UK As the news leaked out, the Sikhs themselves took the initiative. A representative group of them waited upon the Maharaja and requested him to lead a campaign among the Sikhs for recruitment so that their position in the army remained intact and the counsel of the British officers, who, in view of a few instances of insubordination, had. Members of the community praised the initiative of the Lahore museum to expose visitors to the history of other faiths. Pakistan, the community said is dotted with holy sites and history of Sikhism The Sikh Museum Initiative (SMI) launched the revolutionary Anglo Sikh Wars: Battles, Treaties and Relics exhibition, which opened on Saturday 11th March 2017. The exhibition showcases a variety of artefacts, relics and art work, enabling people of all ages to obtain a deeper insight into the background, history and significance of the Anglo.

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Three Sikh portraits will be displayed at the California State Capitol Museum in Sacramento from November 1-12, and thanks to a partnership with SikhLens, the complete exhibition will also be featured at Chapman University from November 17-January 15, 2018 The South Asian Canadian Digital Archive (SACDA) is a new initiative (2017 - present) that will provide access to archival data, research, materials, sites, and information about 100+ years of South Asian community history to all Canadians. These archival materials are being collected from personal collections, Canadian public archives, museum-curated materials, and research databases at. A library removed a memorial to Sikhs, but history cannot be changed. In this May, 29, 2019 photo, Swaranjit Singh Khalsa poses with the newly installed 1984 Sikh Genocide Memorial plaque at Otis.

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The Central Sikh museum, displaying the origin and growth of Sikh religion through several artifacts, is part of the Golden Temple and SGPC complex. Established on July 11, 1958, the Central Sikh. Seva Food Truck - a community based charity initiative started by Nerval and spearheaded by the Sikh Community of Edmonton was running at full speed by 2014. Langar (free kitchen) didn't begin as a mobile four-wheeler food truck. The origins of langar started with Guru Nanak Dev, the founder and first Guru of Sikhism in 1481 Sikh Heritage Museum of Canada. Winnipeg Harvest . Your Donations Helps. Sikh Heritage Manitoba is a community led initiative which means people just like you fund our budget. With your donation (dasvandh) you can help us create programs, resources and spaces for the community to engage with Sikhi in a safe and progressive space The Sikh Help Line is an initiative of the Sikh Naujawan Academy, UK. The Naujawan Academy is made up of volunteers from all walks of life, many are children and students and just people who are interested in helping their community. These people donate their time and effort into helping young people progress in various Read mor

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The Sikh Coalition, in partnership with the Simon Wiesenthal Center Museum of Tolerance, is excited to announce the display of the groundbreaking Sikh Project photography exhibition in Los Angeles.. The Sikh Project, in collaboration with the talented British photographers Amit and Naroop, captures the beauty of the Sikh faith and the depth of the Sikh American experience Indianapolis Museum of Art International Center of Indianapolis, (Founding Member, President '74-75) Kaur Foundation Multi Ethnic Indiana Marion County Mental Health Association National Trust for Historic Preservation Sikh Council on Religion and Education Race & Cultural Relations Leadership Network (2002-2012) Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis. :dateline:A portrait of renowned Sikh intellectual Dr. Raghbir Singh Bains was installed in the Central Sikh Museum of Sri Harmandir Sahib on August 24. The portrait was jointly unveiled by the SGPC appointed Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh, Jathedar of Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib Giani Raghb

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Through this initiative, Baldev championed fellowship, understanding, and cooperation amongst communities to treat each other with respect. Baldev frequently spoke at local universities and organizations to share information about Sikh Americans and Sikhism. Baldev currently resides in Virginia but his story begins in Malaysia The tour is part of a new Fowler initiative to explore Los Angeles as both a microcosm of religion in 21st-century America and a bellwether for understanding the impacts of religion on contemporary society. This initiative is generously funded by the Lilly Endowment. This event is presented by the Fowler Museum at UCLA Sikh Saakhi Smartphone App. All About Sikhs. BBC - Religion: Sikhism. BBC - Schools - Religion - Sikhism. GGS Web Academy. SikhNet. Gurmat Studies. Sikh Wiki. Sikh Museum. Punjab Digital Library. Canadian Sikh Heritage. The Sikh Museum Initiative UK. UNITED SIKHS 73 years ago, two nation-states were carved by the British mapmaking: Hindustan and Pakistan. The historical Sikh Homeland in The Panjab was divided by the Radcliffe line. In now truncated Indian Panjab, a proportion of the Sikhs led many campaigns to fight for economic, political, state, human, and religious rights. What's next to secure the Sikh aspirations and the Panjab's autonomy The participants were also treated to the annual Sikh conference cake as well as refreshments and food throughout the proceedings. There was also a pop exhibition on the Anglo Sikh Wars displayed by the Sikh Museum Initiative

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T hrough the Religion and Cultural Institutions Initiative, Lilly Endowment has awarded grants totaling more than $43 million to museums and other cultural institutions across the United States to develop exhibitions and educational programs that fairly and accurately portray the role of religion in the U.S and around the world.. This initiative is designed to foster public understanding about. Support The Hockey Museum from as little as £30 per annum. Contribute to the creation of a world-class museum for hockey and help us to give hockey's history a future . Welcome to The Hockey Museum's (THM) Friends fundraising initiative. Click the navy donate button above to discover how to donate online and become a Friend of The Hockey Museum Representing the Sikh Coalition, Amrith joined many other civil rights leaders to understand the historical context of slavery, lynching, and anti-Black racism afforded by the Equal Justice Initiative's Legacy Museum and National Memorial for Peace and Justice The BC Museum Portraits Project is an audio interview and photography initiative that will result in an online archive of the 'institutional memory' of the Province's museums and archives. We're excited to preview this new collaboration between Spencer Stuart and the BC Museums Association on our website. In this episode, Spencer interviews Dr. Satwinder Bains of the Gur Sikh Temple. One of only three museums dedicated to Sikh heritage in Canada, this museum is housed in a National Historic Site (and the oldest Sikh temple in the Americas - 100 years old) in Abbotsford, BC, Canada. an oral history and participatory media initiative that documents the partition narratives of Sindhi elders

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Indian war heroes belonging to the Sikh community will now share space with Khalistani militants who fought against the armed forces during and after Operation Bluestar, at a museum in the Golden. The AAJ Legacy Initiative team is thrilled to feature the original works of Jagdeep Singh Raina, a Canadian artist from Guelph, Ontario. Jagdeep is committed to understanding the histories related to South Asians' migration from the global south, particularly India and specifically Punjab and Kashmir where his ancestors originate Central Sikh Museum adorns portraits of four personalities including Jathedar Vedanti Pegasus row: Editors Guild moves SC seeking probe into snooping scandal GST revenue collected on receipt basis stands at Rs.1533 crores during rally Lokpal Punjab justice coffee table book on Spiritual journey of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib J As a sophomore at DePaul University, she used an internship lunch-and-learn at the banking and financial services firm CIBC U.S. to present about her Sikh culture and religion. Two years later, after noticing a lack of opportunities for women in finance, she co-founded the DePaul Females in Finance Initiative, which grew from eight members to.