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  • by Gender News staff on Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 10:31am
    Calling all high school and college women interested in medicine and engineering! The Perry Outreach Program and the Stanford Department of Orthopaedic Surgery invite high-school and...
  • by Lindsey B. Trimble on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 10:53am
    A glimpse down the Father’s Day greeting card aisle shows the ideal dad as a tie-loving, backyard barbeque grill master or golfer. Despite this image, many of today's dads are increasingly involved...
  • by Clayman staff on Monday, June 3, 2013 - 11:23am
    Clipboard in hand, Clayman Institute Program Manager Ann Enthoven stood on stage above ushers, security, IT specialists,...
  • by Healy Ko on Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 9:41am
    When Stanford senior Irene Jor was a child, her aunts, first-generation Chinese immigrants, worked as nannies in Boston. Years later, circumstances have shifted and Jor's family now employs a...
  • by Kate Weisshaar on Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 7:33am
    What do working parents, graduate students, and baseball fans have in common? We share a common aim to improve the fit between work or school and everything else: extracurricular activities, family...
  • by Gender News staff on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 9:15am
    Risk-taking comes in many forms—starting a business, volunteering for a difficult assignment at work, asking a special someone on a date. Risky behavior can be dangerous.
  • by Lily Bixler Clausen on Monday, April 15, 2013 - 10:20am
    What would the world look like if 50 percent of our institutions were run by women and 50 percent of our homes were run by men?
  • by Susan Fisk on Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 2:15am
    Since the 1970s, the percentage of women musicians in orchestras has risen from 5 percent to 25 percent. What changed?  Did orchestras begin aggressively recruiting women?  Did more women...
  • by Healy Ko on Monday, April 1, 2013 - 8:20am
    Ximena Monreal* hoisted a banner that read “Congratulations New Citizens! Register to Vote Today!” It was 1996, the height of national debates over welfare and immigration reforms, and Monreal was...
  • by Christin L. Munsch on Monday, March 18, 2013 - 6:20am
    “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” We’ve all heard it. The adage contains more than a kernel of truth, particularly at a time when firms receive hundreds of applications for a single...

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