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More Men Needed to Seal

I was participating in some sealings recently.  It seems we always need a minimum of 4 men, but just 1 woman.  In one session, we had 5 women, but has to wait around until we could get enough (4) men to proceed, and then couldn’t seal sons to parents.  45 more words

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Roses are red, violets are blue, what can you do ... to promote gender equity?

This morning I’ve had “gender equity” on my mind. While some call it a Hallmark day and others discuss the day’s historical origins (e.g., like many holidays, celebrations like this stem waaaaay back, to pre-Christian times- super interesting, that! 834 more words

Psychology

Scholarships for 3Ls applying to the California Bar; new reports on refugee crisis, gender equity

AG proposal to protect human trafficking victims passes Senate

Originally published Feb. 8, 2017 as a Washington State Attorney General’s Office press release, media contact Peter Lavallee. 419 more words

Announcements

New Year’s resolutions for women in academia

Penny Oxford had a number of organisational learning roles in the corporate and government sectors before joining the staff development team of a university in 2006. 1,392 more words

Research Culture

A day without a woman: General strike being organized by Women's March

Imagine a day when all women — working in the home or a place of business or perhaps attending school — stopped what they were doing and went on… 276 more words

World

Glass Ceiling Still Keeps Top Jobs For The Boys: Women Earn 75% Of Men's Salary

In our latest survey into the salary of leading corporate executives, Procurement Leaders has uncovered evidence that women are still struggling to fill leadership roles. 46 more words

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Are Siblings Eternal?

Today’s guest post is from Brother Sky.

Recently, I’ve been reflecting on a trend I’ve noticed in middle-aged Mormons (40s/50s) that I know (I reside within that age demographic and so am friends with more of these folks than the younger singles/marrieds or the elderly). 449 more words

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