Feminism

Man Boobz at Northwestern University

Yesterday, David Futrelle of Man Boobz spoke at Northwestern University as part of NU Sex Week. (Fun fact, every single year, Sex Week is scheduled during Wildcat Days, when all prospective students are invited to visit the school with their parents.) His talk was entitled "How to hate women and …

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FeminismScience

Balancing the Ratio

In my last year of high school, like most other seniors, I did college visits  to numerous difference schools. Because I’m interested in Earth Sciences, I took a lot at several engineering schools, such as the Colorado School of Mines. That school was the one I was most strongly recruited …

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ScienceSkepticism

Girls and Math

You may have seen various news outlets recently screaming: STEREOTYPES BROKEN. GIRLS ARE GOOD AT MATH, TOO. Studies in the past, one notes, had shown that girls only perform as well as boys through elementary school. After that, they seemed to fall behind. My seventh grade math teacher told me …

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