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Monday, September 4, 2017 - 04:57

Helen Norman and Laura Watt discuss the gender imbalance in housework and what might be done to redress this.

Friday, September 1, 2017 - 10:19

"For any woman, healthy or not, every day is a battle to be the best they can be at work, as bias against female traits in the workplace can lead to unfair wage gaps and minimal opportunities for leadership positions. But for women like me, living and working with a disease that makes us act and feel all the things society tells us we shouldn't -- emotional, weak, and in many cases, physically absent -- the stakes are much higher."

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 18:05

Since elementary school, children are taught how to respond to emergencies like earthquakes and fires. The primary goal of these drills is to help create an easy to remember yet life-saving physical responses in case of a dire situation.

Monday, August 28, 2017 - 09:17

Dr. Heejung Chung is a labor market and welfare state researcher and reader in sociology and social policy at the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research, University of Kent, United Kingdom. Her research interest lies in examining different labor market patterns and outcomes across European welfare states, with a primary focus on flexibility at work, work-life balance, and job and employment insecurity. 1 Million for Work Flexibility interviews Heejung in our "Take 5" series. 

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 18:42

The goals of the Universal Design for Learning are to reduce inherent barriers in instruction, provide appropriate support to all students, and maintain high achievement expectations from them.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 16:13
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 13:09

Do Nobel Prize laureates ever grocery shop? Does a distinguished professor, with over 40,000 citations to his works, find time to chat with his spouse? Does a renowned female scientist struggle with childcare arrangements while traveling around the country giving scientific lectures almost every other week? Such questions about those who have outstanding research careers have rarely received scholarly attention.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 13:49
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 13:46

University of Pennsylvania alum, Eric Barker, on his new book, Barking Up the Wrong Tree.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 13:44

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in the forefront.