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The Case Against Karma. Why women should take action and disrupt the status quo.

The Case Against Karma. Why women should take action and disrupt the status quo.

perspectives

November 14, 2014

Trust the system. Trust the system in which men get paid more than equally capable women in virtually every profession. This is the idea that Satya Nadella, the CEO of Microsoft conveyed to a group of women technologists at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing on Oct. 9. “It’s not r...

Roleplay. Don’t force gender roles upon others.

Roleplay. Don’t force gender roles upon others.

perspectives

February 27, 2014

“I don’t think I’ve ever met anyone who was as much of a whore as Wendy Davis. And I’ve met some epic whores in my travels,” reads a tweet from Todd Kincannon, Tea Party activist and former head of the South Carolina Republican Party. His other tweets, which denounce Davis as a “coke who...

Whoa, man. Why gender equality trumps feminism.

Whoa, man. Why gender equality trumps feminism.

perspectives

February 27, 2014

Recently, female pop stars have been shaking the entertainment industry with promotions of feminism. On Jan. 12, Beyoncé published an essay on feminism, stating, “We need to stop buying into the myth about gender equality. It isn’t a reality yet.” Feminism has long been a powerful movement. H...

Despite current gender gap, female students seek to achieve in top leadership positions

Despite current gender gap, female students seek to achieve in top leadership positions

News

April 25, 2013

During her freshman year, Meredith Baranowski, current Speaker of the House, walked into her first House meeting and saw a lone female on stage, Sunny Huang ’10, then Speaker of the House. “My immediate first reaction was, ‘There’s a girl who looks like she has her stuff together’ and that...