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Women in College

Why Are There No White Guys in Black Feminist Thought?

Aliza Vigderman | Posted 02.11.2015 | College
Aliza Vigderman

White men, who held the most power in society, could evoke change in a way that women and people of color simply could not. Clearly, things have changed since slavery. But gaps between race and gender still exist, privileging the white man over every other group.

What Are You Bringing to the Party: At the Intersection of Feminism and Fraternity

Rachel R. Carroll | Posted 02.03.2015 | College
Rachel R. Carroll

That's why women have such an easy time getting into frat parties, bars, or clubs: we are thought of as being there for consumption.

What Young Women Really Need to Know About College

Julie Zeilinger | Posted 06.30.2014 | College
Julie Zeilinger

We need to stop presenting college as a time when women can and should be getting perfect grades, have legendary social lives and universally satisfying sexual experiences and instead present it as a nuanced experience full of all kinds of emotional, psychological and academic experiences that are different for women.

Shifting the Higher Education Paradigm

Patricia McGuire | Posted 03.17.2013 | College
Patricia McGuire

To see the future of higher education, look to the less well-known schools that are educating large numbers of previously-marginalized students who are rapidly becoming the mainstream.

Women Binge Drink More Than Men

Posted 04.12.2013 | College

Women in college are more likely to binge drink than men according to a new study of Spanish university students published by the Journal of Environme...

Women Get More Value Out Of College Than Men Do

Posted 10.18.2011 | College

Women are more likely to report that their college education served them well, a new report from the Pew Research Center reveals. As the report sta...