It’s Famous Friday!

2020-04-09T20:03:51+00:00April 9th, 2020|

Fionnghuala O’Reilly Fionnghuala O’Reilly is Miss Universe Ireland 2019. She is the first woman of color to be crowned Miss Universe Ireland. O’Reilly is half black-American and half Irish. Her nickname is “Fig.”  Fig is twenty six years old and is the Director of the NASA Space Apps Challenge and a NASA Datanaut. Her position helps her create innovative new thinking, processes, and products. Her platform is #EmpowermentThroughCoding which helps females learn to code. O’Reilly obtained her Engineering degree from George Washington University. Fig was crowned Miss Universe Ireland on [...]