The logic of gender by Kelli D. Potter

March 15, 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes As a part of the Roots of Knowledge Speaker Series, Kelli D. Potter spoke on the logic of gender and how different frameworks of thinking have influenced the way humans perceive gender   Potter is an associate professor of Philosophy and member of the Religious Study Board at UVU. She has several published articles on philosophy […]

Panel suggests that empowering women can improve gender equality at UVU

September 28, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes [et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.48″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.74″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] As a part of Ethics Awareness Week, the Utah Women and Leadership Project hosted a panel to discuss the need for a better approach to dealing with gender issues both on campus and in the general public sphere. The panel […]

Is Shaming Sexy?

June 8, 2015

Reading Time: 3 minutes Sean Stoker |Opinions Editor |@theroyalthey I want to make myself painfully, abundantly, astronomically clear. I am not one of those crazy “men’s rights” activists. It’s one thing to feel a little insulted by a stereotype, but something entirely different to play the victim when your demographic has regrettably been the aggressor throughout history. I am […]

Bridging the gender gap

September 24, 2012

Reading Time: 3 minutes While UVU is making strides in education, credibility and student attendance, one area it is having difficulty with is overcoming the gender gap that exists on campus.

Guest writer Sharece Willcoxon on modern emotional expression

January 29, 2012

Reading Time: 4 minutes The dignity within emotion By Sharece Willcoxon   Without strong empirical evidence, you’re not going to be able to convince anybody respectable of anything.   It’s a bold statement, sure, but it rings true. In the academic community, there’s no room for anything except for carefully composed arguments that only reference fact. And it makes […]

Title IX

January 9, 2012

Reading Time: 2 minutes If asked about Title IX, just about any college student would probably say it has to deal with equality for both men and women in college sports.   The general understanding for most people is that Title IX is a law that tells us that within college sports there must be an equal amount of […]