The Clayman Institute begins its investigation on the intersections of the categories of gender, race and sexualities. Our thematic focus, “Intersections: Breaking barriers and binaries...
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by Nicole Martin
on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 11:39am
When interviewed about the impact of family commitments on her surgical career, one woman shared a colorful story about practicing surgery while pregnant. Late in her pregnancy, in the middle of...
by Jonna Louvrier
on Monday, November 16, 2015 - 12:48pm
On January 24, 1984, Apple launched its Macintosh computer with a now legendary commercial depicting a striking female athlete wielding a sledgehammer, who destroys a screen showing the image of an...
by Alison Dahl Crossley
on Monday, November 16, 2015 - 12:12pm
Women surgeons face intense pressure, challenges and empowerment—much like surgery itself. They also face the obstacles of dealing in what is primarily a male-dominated field. Claudia Mueller, M.D.,...
by Kristine Kilanski
on Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 11:49am
Shelley Correll was recently awarded the 2016 Feminist Lecturer Award by Sociologists for Women in Society (SWS), a non-profit feminist organization...
by Devon Magliozzi
on Friday, October 9, 2015 - 12:37pm
In any given category, there are certain members who serve as prototypes. Ostriches and robins are both birds, but when we think about the category “bird,” robins are more likely to come to mind. In...