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Unpaid Internships Continue to be a Prominent — Yet Inequitable...

A new survey report from finance company Student Loan Hero reveals that taking an unpaid internship continues to be a common practice among college...

Gender Pay Gap Persists for Degree-Earning Women

Women in the United States do not earn as much as their male counterparts despite receiving more college education and earning more degrees than...

Women of Color Employed at Elite Universities are Underrepresented as Top...

A first-of-its-kind study released last week by the Women’s Power Gap Initiative at the Eos Foundation and the American Association of University Women (AAUW)...

Perceived Gender Bias Leads More Women to Pursue Lower-Paying Fields, Study...

The perception of gender bias plays a significant role in many women’s choice of a major and career path, according to a new study...

Google Employee’s Anti-Diversity Memo Sparks Outrage

 A 10-page memo criticizing Google’s diversity efforts was leaked from the company’s internal messaging system on Saturday, sparking widespread media attention and criticism from...

WiHE Empowers Women to Address Gender Inequities on Campuses

With a goal to enlighten, encourage, empower, but also enrage women on college campuses, Women in Higher Education (WiHE) attempts to evoke a visceral...

Equal Pay Day Highlights Persisting Gender Pay Gap

Signed into law by President John F. Kennedy in 1963, the Equal Pay Act required that men and women be paid equally for equal...

Gender Pay Gap Persists in Higher Education Administration, Study Shows

Despite comprising roughly half of all leadership positions in higher education, female administrators earn significantly less than their male counterparts, according to a new...

Report Reveals Gender Pay Gap Among Physicians

In the U.S., it is common knowledge that women earn 77 cents for every dollar men make. According to a new Medscape report, this...

EEOC Proposes Addition of Compensation Data to EEO-1 Form

On January 29, 2016, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced that it is proposing to require the annual submission of pay data as...