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  • by Erin Cech on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 11:07am
    Mathematics has a girl problem. Although girls achieve at equal levels to boys in middle and high school, many girls stop taking math as soon as they can. Girls are also much less likely than boys to...
  • by Admin on Monday, March 26, 2012 - 9:54pm
    Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine, and Engineering has attracted over 12,000 visitors from 137 countries since its launch November 2011. The project, a new framework for gender-...
  • by Simone Barley-Greenfield on Friday, March 23, 2012 - 7:19am
    Poet and memoirist Judith Barrington captivated an overflow crowd at her February reading at the Clayman Institute, as she wove her life experiences into an intricate tapestry.  Her strong,...
  • by Krystale E. Littlejohn on Friday, March 16, 2012 - 9:25am
    What are you?  For many people, this question elicits a variety of responses: student, sister, brother, dancer, mother, sports enthusiast.  For ethnically ambiguous people, however, the...
  • by Heidi Thorsen on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 8:47am
    Religious texts and traditions have been used to motivate social change or to justify a belief-based status quo — based on how these texts have been interpreted.  According to feminist poet and...

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