In Focus

In Focus articles are thoughtful and practical writings addressing the unique challenges and joys of women in the academy and professions. Topics include those dealing with the academy, professions, relationships, singleness, career decisions, and child-bearing and child-raising in the context of study and work.

By Elizabeth Brunner

Elizabeth Brunner considers whether staying at home with children is wasting her hard-earned PhD.

By Christine Jeske

Some people easily find themselves in community with friends and neighbors, but what if you’re in a place where that just isn’t happening?

By Elisa Fryling Stanford

Elisa Fryling Stanford shares a list of recommended fiction and nonfiction books for readers at The Well.

By Christine Jeske

Chrissy Jeske promised to report back on her effort to create margins in her life. How did she do?

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