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 Anita Patrick and Anne Pharr

How do you decide what to wear on the first day of a new gig? Should I even be worrying about this? Read on for solid advice.

By Liuan Huska

Freelancer Liuan Huska explores the connection between meaningful work, fair compensation, and personal commitments — and how to evaluate them together in an inflated economy.

By Dorcas Cheng-Tozun

How do you engage with justice efforts when you possess an extra degree of sensitivity? Dorcas Cheng-Tozun gives us a sneak peek on her forthcoming book on this topic.

By Tara Edelschick and Kathy Tuan-MacLean

As we emerge from the pandemic, many of us are asking, "What just happened?" Kathy Tuan-MacLean and Tara Edelschick explore the spiritual formation that took place during the past 18 months.