Equal Pay Day 2009 — A Roundup

This year, Equal Pay Day fell between two major national news stories — the swine flu outbreak and Obama’s 100th day in office. Fortunately, the issue of pay equity didn’t […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   April 29, 2009

See Red, Be Red for Equal Pay Day

This cross-posted blog is authored by Gloria Feldt and originally appeared on her blog, Speaking up. Red happens to be my favorite color. I’m an Aries after all. A classic […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 29, 2009

Overeducated, Underpaid

For more than 100 years the AAUW has worked hard so that women would have the same educational opportunities to succeed in (what is still) a man’s world. They have […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 28, 2009

Fighting for Equal Pay

As we mark Equal Pay Day today, we’d like to think that women and men all across the country are joining in our fight for pay equity. And while we […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   April 28, 2009

Skating Toward Wage Disparity

What do medicine, anthropology, engineering, and chemistry have in common? These are a few of the majors the women on Princeton University’s ice skating team represent. I was up there […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 27, 2009

Get Ready for Equal Pay Day

The May issue of Redbook magazine has a great story entitled “Are Women Really Worth Less than Men? Our Government Says No, Our Paychecks Say Yes.” The article talks about […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   April 24, 2009

Equal Pay for Equal Work

Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day takes place on the fourth Thursday in April. This year, I took my five-year-old niece Lucy to a nearby bakery to learn […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   April 24, 2009

The Wage Gap: A Taxing Problem

April 15 — a day that strikes fear into the hearts of taxpayers all across America. Will I owe more? Did I keep all my receipts? What is a Schedule […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 15, 2009

Equal Pay for Equal Work — Not Yet Everyone’s Reality

As we learn about activities being held throughout the country to bring attention to Equal Pay Day, April 28, I can’t help but reflect on a blog post I did […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   2 Comments   |   April 10, 2009

So Much Tennessee, So Little Time

I traveled to the AAUW of Tennessee State Convention this past weekend at the University of Tennessee, Martin. I was invited is because at UT, Martin, there is an active […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   April 03, 2009