A 50/50 Industry

July 4, 2018By DPC EditorGender, Resources By Issue

By: Faith McCormick, originally posted on the Center for Faith & Work. “There is neither male nor female for we are one in Christ.” -Galatians 3:28 With the Art Director’s club recent call for 50/50 representation of both men and women on boards, juries, and panels I can’t help but see God’s hand at work through common … Read More

The Use of Feminism in Advertising

June 15, 2018By DPC EditorGender, Resources By Issue

By Stephanie Walton, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. (Since the term “feminism” is such a controversial one, it’s worth defining before we get started. By “feminism,” I’m referring to the cultural conversation on empowering women to pursue the life they want – whether career, family, or both – in a manner … Read More

Women, Power, & Fashion: Now Choose Two

June 13, 2018By DPC EditorGender, Resources By Issue

By Deborah Ma, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. “We are all, to varying degrees, public people now.” For better or worse, you’ll have to admit with Vanessa Friedman whose article, Hillary Rodham Clinton and the Power of Style, published in the New York Times, explains how in a world increasingly run with social … Read More

The Conservative, Christian Case for Working Women

May 29, 2018By DPC EditorGender, Resources By Issue

By Jonathan Merrit, originally posted at The Atlantic. An evangelical Christian and avowed feminist argues that God intends every woman to work. The final episode of Leave it To Beaver aired in June of 1963, but many conservative Christians still promote a vision of womanhood reminiscent of June Cleaver.  When Tobin Grant, political-science professor at Southern Illinois University, … Read More

Mentoring and Supporting Women to Move into Levels of Leadership & Influence

March 26, 2018By DPC EditorGender, Resources By Issue

Mentoring and Supporting Women to Move into Levels of Leadership & Influence, featuring Dr. Karen Longman, originally posted on FULLER Studio. Dr. Karen Longman, co-editor of Women in Leadership in Higher Education, discussed women in leadership, including questions like: – Why does this topic still matter in 2015? – What are the challenges and barriers … Read More

An Era of Women as 
Institution Builders

March 26, 2018By DPC EditorGender, Resources By Issue

An Era of Women as 
Institution Builders by Priscilla Pope-Levison, originally posted on FULLER Studio. With empty coffers and a faith promise, 30-year-old Mattie Perry opened the doors of Elhanan Training Institute in Marion, North Carolina, a sparsely populated farming community at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. She confessed in her autobiography that … Read More