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 Katelin Hansen

Grad student Katelin Hansen builds relationships across racial and socioeconomic lines while lamenting the lack of diversity in graduate programs.

By Christine Jeske

Margins make a visual design — and a life — more appealing. But, Chrissy Jeske asks, how do we make that space?

By Kami Rice

Writer Kami Rice introduces us to the story of Susheila Williams’ perseverance in obtaining her advanced degrees and the remarkable work she has since accomplished.

By Jean Geran

What happens when you are unable to pursue what you believed to be God’s call? Jean Geran shares from her own experience and highlights two reminders for those going through times of dryness and frustration.