Topic: Gender

SOA's Initiative on Race, Gender, and the Built Environment

Sept. 7, 2016
Anna Brand and Andrea Roberts

The School of Architecture at UT Austin has established a new Initiative on Race, Gender, and the Built Environment, and appointed Anna Brand and Andrea Roberts as its first emerging scholar fellows.

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It Is Time to Welcome Gender-Neutral Clothing

May 4, 2016
Clothes

For a growing number of shoppers, and especially young consumers, the distinction between clothing for men and for women is blurring.

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For Women, Job Authority Adds to Depression Symptoms

Nov. 20, 2014

Job authority increases symptoms of depression among women, but decreases them among men, according to a new study from University of Texas at Austin sociologist Tetyana Pudrovska.

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Diet Affects Men's and Women's Gut Microbes Differently

July 29, 2014

[caption id="attachment_47101" align="alignright" width="336" caption="Illustration by Marianna Grenadier and Jenna Luecke."]Illustration by Marianna Grenadier and Jenna Luecke.[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  The microbes living in the guts of males and females react differently to diet, even when the diets are identical, according to a study by scientists from The University of Texas at Austin and six other institutions published this week in the journal Nature Communications.

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Teachers Think White Females Lag Behind in Math, University of Texas at Austin Study Finds

April 4, 2012

High school math teachers tend to rate white female students' math abilities lower than those of their white male peers, even when their grades and test scores are comparable, according to a University of Texas at Austin study.

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