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  • by Susan Fisk on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 12:08pm
    What really determines sex? A look back in history reveals that scientific advances keep changing the answer. In the 16th century, scientists believed that differences in blood were the cause. The...
  • by Katherine Marino on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 9:06am
    “Today we talk about Chicana feminism almost exclusively in the academy,” Maria Cotera told an audience in Margaret Jacks Hall, “but in the 1970s, it was happening in the streets.”The goal of Cotera’...
  • by Clayman Institute on Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 9:48am
    A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2, in Stanford Memorial Church for Stanford University President Emeritus Richard W. Lyman.Robert C. Gregg, a longtime friend of Lyman and a...
  • by Anais Berland on Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 8:53am
    Men and women of all ages packed into Stanford’s Cubberly Auditorium for a documentary film and panel discussion.  This was no ordinary documentary.  The audience did not passively view the...
  • by Erin Cech on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 9:15am
    Parallels between perceived human gender behavior and animal sex differences are deeply embedded in our popular lexicon: men “crow like roosters;” women “guard their young like lionesses.” In many...

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