Tag Archives: women’s education

Malala Goes Home

- Malala Yousafzai is a symbol of the ongoing struggle for gender equity in education.
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Women’s Education: Don’t Take It for Granted!

- Women are banned from the study of 77 disciplines in Iran on the theory that "Some fields are not very suitable for women's nature." Shades of 1897! Women cannot take education or freedom for granted.
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August 20: Happy 115th Birthday, Trinity!

- 115 years ago, five Sisters of Notre Dame started a revolution!
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Women’s Colleges: Seize the Day!

- Presidents of women's colleges, gathered in the Women's College Coalition meeting at Trinity this week, reaffirm our commitment to the central importance of women's education as an economic and social imperative for our nation.
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Amazing Women

- I’ve had the privilege and pleasure of hanging out with some pretty amazing women in the last several days. Last Thursday, at a press briefing and luncheon, the Washington Area Women’s Foundation released their new study on the condition and…
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The Lives of Girls

- For quite some time there’s been murmuring about girls getting too many advantages.  Echoing mostly from the caves of misogyny, though sometimes threaded with claims of learned research (ah, “data!”), the party line says that out-of-control feminism duped schools into…
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Take Nothing for Granted

- Women are now the majority in higher education, so we no longer have to worry about invidious discrimination, right? Guess again.…
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