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 Halee Gray Scott

Halee Gray Scott finds her calling making connections between the colonnade and the cathedral.

By Christine Jeske

Author Christine Jeske finds joy in the mud and muck of life and calls us to enter in.

By Sharon Gartland

Sharon Gartland connects readers with compelling presentations from Urbana '09.

By Carolyn Custis James

Carolyn Custis James’ study of the Hebrew word ezer changed how she thinks of herself and how she understands God’s call to women.

By Tricia Hall

Physician and mother Tricia Hall describes seasons in her work life, including some far different from those she envisioned as a student.