Students’ push to welcome trans men and nonbinary students remains at odds with Wellesley’s policy of admitting applicants who identify as women.
Women in the News
Michelle Yeoh and Jamie Lee Curtis Defy Ageism at This Year’s Oscars
In her acceptance speech for Best Actress, 60-year-old Yeoh delivers a simple but powerful message for all the women in the audience.
All the Single Ladies Should Be Really Fed up With the Wage Gap
It’s not 1900 anymore (when just 7% of women were unmarried). Despite the record number of single women today, the dollars don’t add up. What gives?
5 Women Are Suing Texas for Abortion Access, After Bans Nearly Killed Them
The lawsuit, brought by women who suffered dangerous pregnancy complications, is the first of its kind following the overturn of Roe v. Wade.
Politics and Leadership
Women Mayors Talk Climate Change
Worldwide, cities have become hotbeds of action to stop climate change. Meet four of the women mayors who are leading the charge.Read
Huge numbers of American women are seeking elected office in 2018, many aided by female-founded groups. Follow the fortunes of 15 compelling candidates with us.Read
A look at standout visions and ventures from female crowdfunders.
The Independent Life
Where women share how economic independence through business ownership has changed everything.