April 23, 2014 “…But first it will piss you off”

Jordana Gilman organized a photography exhibition of Cornell's notable women after realizing the portraits hanging in the halls were overwhelmingly "wealthy, male, and white."

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April 20, 2014 My Father Never Protected Me

A father's role is to protect his daughter - seen throughout our culture, from slam poetry to the overprotective dad on TV. But what happens when dads make a different choice in how they teach their daughters to engage with the world?

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April 10, 2014 Was Mary Barra Set Up to Take the Fall at GM?

Mara Barra is the first women appointed CEO of an automotive company. Does sexism go along with the territory?

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April 04, 2014 NGN Day 2014 is here!

Sign up to attend NGN Day events hosted around the country!

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March 29, 2014 Rape Culture Is Not Hysteria

In a recent Time Magazine article, Caroline Kitchens argued that America does not have a rape culture. Not only is the rape culture real, it is also harmful.

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March 28, 2014 American Express’ #CEOBootCamp for Women: a Smart Investment

American Express launched a bootcamp for women CEOs, teaching perseverance and encouraging women to not fear mistakes.

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March 17, 2014 TNA’s Amy Siskind is She-ro of the week!

  Today, TNA’s President Amy Siskind is featured as this week’s She-ro of the Week, a blog by Danielle Valle Fitzgerald that seeks to “recognize inspirational women who deserve to be recognized.” Here’s an excerpt of the interview, read on to learn about what keeps Amy up at night, and the rules she lives by. What keeps […]

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March 08, 2014 Lupita Nyong’o on True Beauty vs. the “Seduction of Inadequacy”

On International Women’s Day, we thank Lupita Nyong'o for the reminder that “what is fundamentally beautiful is compassion for yourself and for those around you.”

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March 04, 2014 What the Oscars Tell Us about How Society Views Women

Strong female leads sell tickets. Why are there still so few women-led movies?

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February 28, 2014 Generational Amnesia: Idealizing Grandma

Does generational amnesia explain "back to the kitchen" rhetoric in the 21st century?

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