The high school students made “Escape,’’ a film about a transgender teenager’s journey to self-acceptance, to raise awareness about the struggles of transgender people.
At some colleges students introduce themselves by name, followed by a string of preferred pronouns. But the ritual is discomfiting.
The district in Laramie, Wyo., won’t adopt a new policy but will address students by the names they prefer and help them find a bathroom or locker room that fits.
Men and women make very different decisions under pressure. But who loses their head? Mara Mather and researchers at the University of Southern California were curious to see if stress changes how people make decisions. They asked subjects to play
Universities’ response to sexual assault demands a focus on their core mission: providing education in a way that does not discriminate based on sex.
Equality commission condemns scheme offering university scholarships to young women who refrain from sexual activity A scheme offering university scholarships to young South African women who remain virgins is unconstitutional, the country’s commission for gender equality has ruled. Related: South
I was told my going bra-less made male students and staff uncomfortable and that I’m an attention seeker. But this is about ending double standards for girls I was leaving my fourth period class at Helena high school in Montana,
In a room with the Obamas, Oprah and scores of activists, there was rallying talk of self-care, rape survival and why men should never ‘babysit’ their own children When Barack Obama was inaugurated in January 2009, he made it clear
Women outnumber men in a raft of science courses – but when they start their careers, they find many insurmountable barriers Why are so few women publishing scientific papers? It is a question that has been posed by New Scientist
Research has found that dividing children’s toys based on gender can have lasting developmental implications Many parents are tired of the pink and blue divide in the toy aisles. Just last month, the White House held a conference on gender