Posted on December 18, 2017 at 10:30 AM EDT
On November 3rd, Christin Landivar and Tiffany Boiman participated in a panel at APPAM, titled The Costs of Motherhood and Caregiving to Women’s Lifetime Earnings. Christin organized the panel and presented her research on how the timing of children affects women’s earnings in 20 occupations. Tiffany Boiman, Director of the Office of Policy and Programs, chaired the panel.
Posted on March 28, 2017 at 12:30 PM EDT
On March 22nd, the Women’s Bureau, U.S. Department of Labor, hosted a discussion on the critical contributions of women and girls to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) innovation in the United States. The panelists addressed both the recruitment, retention and advancement challenges for women and girls pursuing STEM careers and courses of study, as well as the key strategies and promising practices being deployed to ensure success in leveraging the full spectrum of talent available to employers and institutions engaged in advancing STEM technologies and innovations.