Wage Gap- There Regardless

A common statement you will hear when discussing the gender wage gap is, “Women choose lower-paying careers than men so it’s understandable they make less money.” While sometimes this is true, even when this is not the case, a wage gap still exists. According to the National Organization for Women (NOW), One year after graduation, it was […]

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What Age 32 Means For Women

Most people do not think much of it when they turn 32, but if you’re a woman this may become a significant age for reasons you will not be happy about. According to time.com, the gender wage gap widens once a woman hits age 32, and will keep widening as they get older. CLICK HERE for a […]

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The Gender Pay Gap Is No Myth

When looking into the gender wage gap, you will often find most articles stating that for every dollar a man makes, a woman makes 78 cents. With this statement, you will almost find an equal amount of articles arguing this claim, and wage gap in whole, as false and/or a myth. For example, this article from […]

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Justin Hammond

My name is Justin Hammond; I am a junior communications major here at UMD. The reason I care about this issue is because I have little knowledge on it. I was not aware that there was a wage gap between men and women until this past year, but I am interested in researching/learning more about […]

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