NPR: All Tech Considered: How One College is Closing the Computer Gender Gap. by Wendy Kaufman. This is part of a series: The Changing Lives of Women.
Are Women Better Decision Makers?
When stressed, men are more prone to taking risky bets with little payoff. New York Times article by Therese Huston is a cognitive psychologist at Seattle University who is working on a book about women and decision making.
How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Getting a good grade doesn’t mean you retained the information. In his book, Benedict Carey offers better ways than cramming for you to hold on to knowledge.
What ISIS Could Teach the West
New York Times Op-Ed columnist Nicholas Kristoff:
There’s a lesson we can learn from the Islamic State and others we are fighting: the importance of education and women’s empowerment.
Learning to Love Criticism
New York Times Op-Ed, Sunday, September 28 by Tara Mohr, the author of the forthcoming book “Playing Big: Find Your Voice, Your Mission, Your Message.”
New Research Proves Gender Bias Extradordinarily Prevalent in STEM Careers - Columbia Business School experiments show that hiring managers chose men twice as often for careers in science, technology, engineering and math
The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance—What Women Should Know
by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman
The Confidence Gap
Atlantic Monthly Article by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman
Women Don't Wait in Line: Beak the Mold, Lead the Way
by Reshma Saujani
Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection