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Passing the Mic to Vermont Women – Rebecca White

Tulley Hescock, Multimedia Reporter April 3, 2020

This is the first episode of “Passing the Mic to Vermont Women,” where Tulley sits down with women who are making changes to improve Vermont. State Rep. Rebecca White shares her unique story...

Teaching empowers

Teaching empowers
Autumn Lee, Life Columnist March 27, 2018

Conversations around education often focus on the gender imbalance among students. What I don’t hear discussed is gender representation among teachers. More than three quarters of kindergarten...

Male entitlement in the academic setting

Male entitlement in the academic setting
Mills Sparkman October 1, 2017

Elle Woods, Hermione Granger and Gabriella Montez are fearless female leaders of our time. They’re all female movie characters with strong opinions and academic drive. While their male...

Periods just entered the twenty-first century

Periods just entered the twenty-first century
January 26, 2016

In the fifth grade, I was handed a parcel wrapped in purple floral cellophane. Its contents?  A mini deodorant, panty-liners, two maxi pads and two tampons. I was officially a woman. With a pad as my...

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