Saturday, Aug 27, 2016

How men benefit from family-friendly tenure policies

Academic doctors gather before the commencement exercises at Brigham Young University (April 2008).
Wikipedia photo by Eustress

As academics, we are well aware that gender gaps continue to exist on American campuses. It is true that female students now outnumber male students, and also that more women earn professional degrees compared to men. But it is also true that only 28 percent of tenured faculty are women.

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Facing Death With Faith

Grave photo by BigStock

Kayla Mueller's beautiful letter to her family while being held by ISIS is an eloquent testament of faith in the midst of adversity that continues to inspire after her death.

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