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by Miranda Mammen
on Friday, January 13, 2012 - 2:09pm
The marriage declineOver the past fifty years, marriage rates have declined throughout the United States. Adults today are more likely to be unmarried than ever before. Intrigued by this development...
by Lauren Aguilar
on Tuesday, January 3, 2012 - 11:19am
In 1971, less than six percent of professors were women and only nine women held tenure at Stanford University. Three students dared to question, “Where were the women’s voices on Stanford’s campus...
by Erin Cech
on Friday, December 2, 2011 - 2:52pm
Employee turnover is expensive. Replacing employees who leave can cost businesses two times the annual compensation packages of those employees—costs which can balloon to...
by Shiri Regev-Messalem
on Monday, November 14, 2011 - 10:51am
Dramatic changes to welfare law in Israel over the past decade have resulted in a conflict between poor mothers and the state over the value of caretaking and conceptions of citizenship. In the...
by Susan Fisk
on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 12:32pm
We have all heard that women are from Venus and men from Mars, with brains from equally distant galaxies. You may have heard that in comparison to men, women have smaller, inferior brains ruled...
by Sharon Jank and Alexander W. Watts
on Monday, October 31, 2011 - 2:46pm
Housed in the midst of Silicon Valley, Stanford students will have a lot of job options upon graduation. However, one thing graduates might not be thinking about as they look for job openings and...
by Brenda D. Frink
on Monday, October 31, 2011 - 11:54am
This month marks the anniversary of a little-known event. In October 1906, Mary Kelly, a working-class refugee of San Francisco’s 1906 earthquake and fire, unlawfully occupied a one-room...
by Lily Bixler
on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 11:20am
We've all heard that empowering women is the engine required to move our economies forward. But, what if that's not where it ends? New research finds that the benefits of women'...
by Heidi Thorsen
on Monday, October 17, 2011 - 11:21am
Cherríe Moraga is an artist of multiple identities: playwright, essayist, poet; Chicana, lesbian, mother, feminist, indigenous rights activist. After many years of writing and over ten years...
by Andrea Rees Davies
on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 2:36pm
"With economic models straining in every corner of the world, none of us can afford to perpetuate the barriers facing women in the workforce," Secretary of State Hillary Clinton...