When Kristine Kilanski began her doctoral research on women’s labor in modern day oil boomtowns, she never planned on studying fear. Instead, she began like most researchers, with a set of...
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by Gender News staff
on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 11:07am
Where race and gender meet, there emerges challenge, triumph, leadership, and change. While often overlooked, black women continue to be at the forefront of progress and social innovation, from their...
by Leila Glass
on Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 1:36pm
“People are surprised when they find out what I’m doing,” the woman says to the camera, repeating what will become a theme in the documentary. The camera cuts cryptically to scenes from a hospital,...
by Alison Wynn
on Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 6:22pm
When Myra Strober first joined the Stanford business school faculty in 1972, there were only five women students out of a...
by Alexandra Russell
on Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:32am
With the visibility of female leaders such as former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, we might assume that society is progressing steadily toward gender equality....
by Susan Fisk
on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:20pm
If you search Google for images of famous entrepreneurs, you will immediately see some familiar faces such as Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Warren Buffet. But to see an entrepreneur who is a woman —...