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Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 12:32

Professional Women's Identity Work Across Career and Family Transitions

An Interview with Christine Bataille

By Carrie Oelberger

Research Spotlight Series: A Project of the Committee to Connect Research, Policy and Practice

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:32


In advance of the 25th anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act next Monday, Feb. 5, we have created and released fact sheets detailing the demographic case for paid leave in every state. You can find fact sheets for all states at

We've also created a landing page for FMLA25 with different ways to take action:

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Monday, January 29, 2018 - 18:26

The National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families released a brief on non-standard work schedules that examines the implications of these schedules on Latino families’ ability to access child care options, especially those designed and subsidized to support low-income families.

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 17:29

The National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families released a

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 21:25

"In an increasingly connected and busy world, workers in many fields complain about working themselves “to death” in an attempt to “have it all.” While the phrase is often meant as hyperbole, studies continue to find that heavy workloads, family stressors, decreased free time and unhealthy personal habits really are dangerous for our health.

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 12:42

Call for Submissions: Conference on Time Use Across the Lifecourse, June 19-20 2018, University of Maryland College Park. Cosponsored by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD), Maryland Population Research Center (MPRC), and Maryland Time Use Land (MTUL). 

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 20:00

The share of U.S. women at the end of their childbearing years who are mothers was higher in 2016 than it was 10 years ago. Some 86% of women ages 40 to 44 had ever given birth, compared with 80% in 2006, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data.

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 05:30

Drs Emma Banister and Helen Norman from the University of Manchester discuss why it is important for policy makers to include all fathers in family policy initiatives.

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 13:38

Work-Life Advantage: Sustaining Regional Learning and Innovation