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September 27, 2013

 

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IU Ranks 11th In Country For Female STEM Enrollment

Indiana University ranks 11th in the U.S. for enrolling women in science, technology, engineering and math fields.

April 8, 2013

 

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Indiana Pregnant Women Who Smoke Doubles National Average

Officials hope the state’s new smoking ban will help lower the rate.

February 21, 2013

 

IU, DePauw Seek To Increase Number Of Women In Tech Fields

Indiana University says it plans to double the number of women in its tech fields.

January 24, 2013

 

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Hoosier Women Look Forward To Combat Duty

Female soldiers in Indiana say they see opportunities in the Pentagon's decision to lift the ban on women serving as combat troops.

September 27, 2012

 

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A Walk Behind The Wire: Women In Indiana’s Prisons

The number of women in Indiana's prisons has risen in recent years. WFIU's three-part series takes a look at the consequences of the increase.

September 25, 2012

 

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Drug-Related Charges Spark Rise In Female Incarcerations

The number of women in Indiana prisons has increased 50 percent in the past decade, mostly because of drug-related charges.

July 20, 2012

 

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Gender A Questionable Factor In Supreme Court Finalist List

Whether gender is a factor in the application and narrowing process for potential Supreme Court justices is hard to determine.

April 17, 2012

 

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Women’s Wage Gap In Indiana One Of Worst In Nation

A new report from the National Women’s Law Center, a women’s advocacy organization, shows that women in the US earn 77 cents to every dollar men earn.

June 16, 2011

 

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Genetics Appear Connected To Migraines

Doctors have been able to determine migraines are brought on by a cascade of triggers, but have yet to determine what begins the domino effect.

February 16, 2011

 

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Study Links Young Binge Drinking to Dependency Later in Life

A new study shows that adolescent drinking problems may predict a person’s dependence on alcohol in early adulthood.

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