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Dec 11 2020 | Stanford News
WRITTEN BY MELISSA DE WITTE Kamala Harris has cemented herself in history by becoming America’s first woman, and the first Black and South Asian person, to be elected vice president. As she steps into the White House on Jan. 20, she will be breaking one of the country’s highest concrete ceilings –...
WRITTEN BY LORI MACKENZIE, JOANNE WEHNER, AND SOFIA KENNEDY The events of 2020 have had a disproportionate effect on women’s careers. As performance review season approaches, managers must be given the tools to avoid crisis-specific biases. Following the three steps of “criteria monitoring” can...
Nov 23 2020 | From Day One
WRITTEN BY EMILY NONKO As the pandemic drags on with little government support in sight for families with child-care needs, Marianne Cooper, a senior research scholar with Stanford University’s VMware Women’s Leadership Innovation Lab, has faced this nagging thought: “I don’t think America loves...
Nov 12 2020 | NPR Morning Edition
WRITTEN BY RAFAEL NAM The pandemic has upended many aspects of domestic life, and that has brought new attention to one of the most enduring disparities between men and women — the wide difference in handling housework and child care. Read more at