Why Are There So Few Female Scientists?

Sylvia Ann Hewlett is an economist and founding president of the Center for Work-Life Policy in New York. She also heads the gender and policy program at Columbia University. On Sunday, a piece she penned was printed in the Financial Times; it concerned a study on which she is the co-author, and it deals with women in… » 5/13/08 6:00pm 5/13/08 6:00pm

Can One Woman Make A Difference? Maybe, If She Works For A Global…

When Najoh Tita Reid was 5 years old, according to Advertising Age, one of her white friends wouldn't let her white doll play with Ms. Reid's black doll, because the black doll was "ugly." (Where did we hear that before?) Ms. Reid is now the multicultural marketing director for the world's — and country's — biggest… » 8/27/07 2:00pm 8/27/07 2:00pm