Posts tagged "duke university"

Duke University Is Training Feminist Bloggers

Duke University has suffered some blows over the years as an academically prestigious school with a bad rep towards women. There was the infamous Duke lacrosse rape accusation of 2006…

Jessica Wakeman | February 19, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Lady Gaga Gets A Gender-Bending Fern Species Named After Her

When Dr. Kathleen Pryer and her team at Duke University’s herbarium discovered a new species of fern that produces spores that grow into male, female, or bisexual plants, their minds…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 25, 2012 - 11:20 am

Today’s Lady News: Duke Greeks Hosted Slutty Halloween Parties

Two Greek societies at Duke University sent Halloween party invitations to students that some say are inappropriate. Fraternity Sigma Nu implored women to dress as “a slutty nurse, a…

Jessica Wakeman | November 5, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Woman Makes PowerPoint Of Her Sexual Conquests, Goes Viral

Most of us keep something of a running tally in our heads of all the people we’ve fooled around with, but few of us would ever dream of putting that…

Julie Gerstein | October 1, 2010 - 2:20 pm

A Cure For The Common Cold Sore

The CDC has confirmed that a cure for both oral and genital herpes is in the works. Hooray! An estimated 100 million Americans have the oral herp, while 20% have…

Simcha | July 10, 2008 - 4:30 pm