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Pretty Girls Make (Higher) Grades
Jan. 14, 2016
In a study of students at a Colorado university, attractiveness in women was linked to better grades. But the difference disappeared for online classes.
Could a nail art printer be girls' gateway to the tech world?
Nov. 10, 2015
A new device called the Nailbot, from the female-run company Preemadonna, uses a smartphone to print art onto fingernails. Its inventors say the beauty tool could help draw more girls to tech.
For some teen girls, surviving a rape can mean losing an education
Nov. 9, 2015
A law in Sierra Leone bars "visibly pregnant" girls from school — even if the pregnancy is a result of rape. An Amnesty International report calls for a change in this policy.
Girls learn to negotiate the Harvard way: #15Girls
Oct. 8, 2015
Madalitso Mulando needed help. She didn't have the money to pay for her 10th-grade tuition. Then she learned the art of negotiation from the gurus at Harvard Business School.
The surreal reasons girls are disappearing in El Salvador: #15girls
Oct. 5, 2015
Refuse to share a pencil, turn down a date, say no to your imprisoned dad — all of these can get a teen girl killed in El Salvador's gang war.
Title IX rules hit Chicago
Jul. 10, 2015
According to a lawsuit filed by the National Women’s Law Center, CPS discriminated against female students on the basis of sex when it came to interscholastic sports.
The 10 most controversial TV episodes
Sep. 13, 2013
Ranking the top 10 scripted TV episodes that have made audiences all hot and bothered.
'Frances Ha' is the first perfect film about millennials
May. 29, 2013
There is a perception that millennials want everything and want it immediately. But
shows the reality, one that merely asks that happiness be possible.
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