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Aisha Tyler’s talent and versatility sparked her rapid ascent in Hollywood. Her hot-streak stint at the head of E! Entertainment’s Talk Soup landed her firmly in the Hollywood spotlight and revitalized the Emmy-winning show, which she was the first woman and African-American to captain.
- Currently a co-host of CBS’ hit show The Talk
- Voices the character of sexy superspy Lana on FX’s hit animated series “Archer.”
- New host of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” one the CW 39 with the original cast in summer 2013. An immediate smash hit,
- Creator and host of an award-winning podcast, Girl on Guy. It was chosen as a best new comedy podcast of 2011 by iTunes.
- Her second book, Self Inflicted Wounds: Heartwarming Tales of Epic Humiliation, came out in July 2013 and was an immediate New York Times Best Seller.
Critical acclaim for Aisha has been effusive. Esquire called Aisha “sweetly wicked,” designating her one of its “Women We Love”. TV Guide called her one of television’s “In Crowd.” Maxim anointed her one of its “Hot 100” two years in a row.
In 2002, with just $500, Kendra Scott launched a mini jewelry line. Today, Kendra Scott Jewelry is a global multi-million dollar label sold at topmost retailers like Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdale‚Äôs and over a thousand specialty boutiques worldwide. The Kendra Scott flagship store, located in the birthplace of her company, Austin, is also home to her design studio, where each Kendra Scott piece is meticulously designed.Read more..
Lucia Ferrara Bettler
Lucia Ferrara Bettler has been passionate about herbs and gardening for over 25 years. Read more..
Victor S. Sierpina, MD
Victor S. Sierpina, MD is a UTMB Distinguished Teaching Professor, W.D. and Laura Nell Nicholson Family Professor in Integrative Medicine and Director of the Medical Student Education. Read more..
Angelica S. Robinson, M.D.
Angelica S. Robinson, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Radiology with a focus in breast imaging. After completing a surgical internship at the Mayo Clinic and diagnostic radiology residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dr. Robinson was awarded her Board certification in Diagnostic Radiology through the American Board of Radiology.Read more..
Dr. Sami Kilic
Dr. Sami Kilic, chief of minimally invasive gynecology and research at UTMB, is the first surgeon in the world reported to have used robotically assisted, ultrasound-guided laparoscopic surgery to successfully tighten a pregnant patient‚Äôs incompetent cervix.Read more..