Sorority Anti-Rape Idea: Drinking on Own Turf

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For decades, national sorority organizations have banned alcohol in their houses. But as debate intensifies over how to address sexual assaults on college campuses, many of them occurring at fraternity house parties, some female students are questioning that rule.. click here to read more http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/20/us/sorority-anti-rape-idea-drinking-on-own-turf.html?emc=edit_th_20150120&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=66231626

January 26, 2015 at 8:00 am Leave a comment

Inclusive Dialogues

vagina_monologuesA student group at Mount Holyoke College has decided to cancel its annual performance of The Vagina Monologues, saying the play excludes the experiences of transgender women who don’t have a vagina. click here to read more https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/01/21/womens-college-cancels-play-saying-it-excludes-transgender-experiences

January 25, 2015 at 6:57 pm Leave a comment

Sexual assault and sexual harassment task force recommending series of actions

imagesUNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A University-wide task force charged with reviewing all existing Penn State initiatives and assessing and advocating best practices to make the University “a true leader in the prevention of sexual assault” will submit its recommendations Friday (Jan. 16) to Penn State President Eric Barron for his review. click here to read entire story http://news.psu.edu/story/340800/2015/01/15/administration/sexual-assault-and-sexual-harassment-task-force-recommending?utm_source=newswire&utm_medium=email&utm_term=341032_HTML&utm_content=01-18-2015-21-39&utm_campaign=Penn%20State%20Today

January 25, 2015 at 7:51 am Leave a comment

U.S. Supreme Court to Review Bans on Same-Sex Marriage -

facebook_domaThe U.S. Supreme Court announced today that it will review the constitutionality of bans on same-sex marriage in Michigan, Kentucky, Ohio, and Tennessee. The Court’s ruling is expected in June 2015 and will likely impact not only the same-sex couples in these four states but also the nearly 160,000 same-sex couples and their 60,000 children who live in the 14 states and Puerto Rico where same-sex marriage bans are currently being enforced, click here to read more…http://williamsinstitute.law.ucla.edu/press/press-releases/supreme-court-to-review-bans-on-same-sex-marriage-january-2015/

January 24, 2015 at 8:40 am Leave a comment

52 places to go in 2015!!!

yellowstone-1254When you have a moment check this out….http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/01/11/travel/52-places-to-go-in-2015.html?emc=edit_th_20150110&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=66231626&_r=0

January 24, 2015 at 7:34 am Leave a comment

Doctors Learning From My Oldest Patients

Sekeres-articleInline-v2“What do you think we do when we’re home, doctor?” my patient asked. “Sit on the couch and watch TV?”
what did the doctor learn from his oldest patients?? click here to find out http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/01/22/learning-from-my-oldest-patients/?hpw&rref=health&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&module=well-region&region=bottom-well&WT.nav=bottom-well&_r=1

January 23, 2015 at 6:38 pm Leave a comment

Rosario Perez Explains Why Economic Gender Equality Is So Important

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Rosario Perez, chief executive officer of the women’s development organization Pro Mujer, spoke to about the importance of economic gender equality.

Perez said click here to read more http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/01/21/rosario-perez-davos_n_6505506.html

January 22, 2015 at 7:45 am Leave a comment

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