The Fly Ladies of Tumblr Week 13

(SOURCE) Pulling off monochromatic looks is far from easy but this young lady does so effortlessly. Her lavender ensemble is a great silhouette, sleek and fitting. She compliments it perfectly with simple white pumps and silver bracelets. (SOURCE) This look screams fall. It uses a nice heavy sweater (the collar is dope). It utilizes more…

Hey Lady Scientist, Scientists Rate Job Applicants #GenderBias

Cross-posted at Ms. Larry H., Shayna A.-S., and Laura F. sent in a recently released study, “Science Faculty’s Subtle Gender Biases Favor Male Students,” that shows compelling evidence for unconscious gender bias among faculty, specifically in some natural and biological science fields. The researchers asked a national sample of 127 biology, physics, and chemistry professors to…

Perceptions on Latinos #Latinos #Interesting

by Gwen Sharp from SocImages The National Hispanic Media Coalition recently released a report, “The Impact of Media Stereotypes on Opinions and Attitudes towards Latinos,” that looked at perceptions of Latinos in the U.S. A survey about views on Latinos, as well as media representations of them, was administered by phone to a national sample of…