Utah ranks 50th in education and health, 49th in workplace environment and 49th in political empowerment
Gov. Cox’s new Board of Higher Education is made up primarily of industry leaders. How could this hurt higher education in Utah?
Growth starts with discomfort, progress comes from growth. How are we making Utah more diverse, equitable and inclusive?
We assume that equality means giving everyone the exact same things regardless of their starting points. Men and women do not have the same needs when it comes to bathrooms.
The benefits of diversity in the workplace are well known, but we can’t achieve diversity without these other vital components.
If we want Utah to be a place where people thrive, we need to help all people obtain education.
In Utah, 1 in 3 women experience some form of domestic violence. We need to turn the tide on this trend if we want women and families to feel safe here.
Victim blaming and the trauma of reporting a sexual assault leads many women to stay silent. an estimated 95% of college students never report their assault.
Amid the gun violence, some wonder if fatherlessness could be to blame for teenage shooters. Studies show the vital impact a father can have.
A mother’s emotional and physical labor of love takes a toll, and working moms in higher numbers struggle to find affordable child care.
Utah is falling behind when it comes to women’s equality. When we have equal representation in government, our community thrives.
Women’s History Month is a time for all of us to consider how women throughout history have impacted our lives and land in simple and profound ways.
Research and facts are clear: Utah does have a troubling gender pay gap
Nearly 13% of Utahns report being molested before the age of 18, with more than one-third of those occurring before the age of 10.
Thinking critically does not mean examining things in order to tear them down. In the academic sense it is the process by which we actively examine and evaluate information that ultimately guides our beliefs and actions
Earnings are just one benefit of a college education. We also know there are so many others.
As we take steps to see who among us may be suffering, we can mitigate trauma and promote healing in individuals, families, and communities across the state.
We take comfort knowing that hard times aren’t forever, like the terrible twos or the more terrible teens. The pandemic, however, has turned ‘unprecedented’ into the norm
The words diversity, inclusion, belonging, equality and equity mean separate things and are important for helping the state move forward.
I want dads to know how much they matter to their daughters because as they come to a greater understanding of their influence, they can better support their daughters’ growth in all areas of their lives.
Utah is much more diverse than it appears. It’s time to forget the single story narrative and change the stereotype.
Instead of judging women who work, we should support their decisions and make it easier, not harder, to find child care.
I want to challenge the narrative that men are better suited to seek office and enter politics.
We are all more than just one thing, but our labels do not reflect that.
Take advantage of this extra family time to watch films featuring strong female role models from around the world.