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by Alexis Charles
on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 9:36am
When Cherene Sherrard-Johnson was in college she knew she wanted to go on to pursue either an MFA in Creative Writing or a PhD in English. “While I did want to write creatively, I wanted to learn...
on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 3:07pm
The Clayman Institute invites applications for its 2013-14 Faculty Research Fellows program....
by Mana Nakagawa
on Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 2:19pm
When Professor Amita Chudgar began studying the education levels of widow-headed households in India, she was well aware of the obstacles these women faced. “In rural India," Chudgar explains, "there...
by Lily B. Clausen
on Monday, October 15, 2012 - 3:24pm
Female economists are a rare breed in academia.
by Karen Offen
on Monday, October 15, 2012 - 10:25am
In September Karen Offen lectured at the Central European University in Budapest, Hungary. The title of her talk was “Understanding international feminisms as “transnational” -- an anachronism?
by Rita Martinez
on Monday, June 18, 2012 - 12:30pm
The Clayman Institute is pleased to announce a change to our long-standing Graduation Dissertation Fellowship (GDF) program. In 2012-13, the Institute is offering a full year of funding to three...
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 Kathryn Dickason
on Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 8:20am
Feminine faiths: Women’s spirituality and the shaping of traditionScholars, artists, and religious practitioners led discussions at Stanford to highlight the ways in which women’s spiritual labor has...
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...
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-...