A perfect college experience doesn’t exist, but these steps can help improve that time period, as well as spur a lifetime of gender-norm-breaking, positive habits, says Julie Zeilinger in this excerpt from “College 101: A Girl’s Guide to Freshman Year.”
Members of an Islamic movement for women are said to be embarrassed by their leader’s allegiance to the embattled Assad regime. The movement is credited with advancing the cause of Islamist female education in the region.
As the college test-prep industry buzzes with anticipation over the new exam, some tutors and college admissions counselors say there’s a chance the decades’ long trend in higher male math scores could intensify.
Afghanistan is a hard country for women. There is forced marriage, high risk of dying in childbirth and the Taliban. But Roya defied the statistics. She was a dedicated artist, a survivor, a dear friend. She lives on in my heart.