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April 2013 Archives

"Girl Rising"

On Friday, April 26, 2013 the Simmons College and Simmons School of Management hosted a movie screening of "Girl Rising," a film about 9 girls from 9 different countries who all have something in common, they all have incredible inner...

Health Care at a Crossroads: Making it Work in Massachusetts

Boston, MA - On April 25, 2013 the Simmons School of Management hosted Health Care at a Crossroads: Making it Work in Massachusetts to celebrate the launch of the new Simmons Health Care MBA...

May 1st CGO Event: WORKING WITH SHARKS: A Pakistani Woman's Story of Countering Sexual Harassment in the United Nations

Dr Fouzia Saeed will talk about her recently published book where she has described a case of sexual harassment she filed against a senior UN official in Pakistan. The case became a landmark for a national struggle in Pakistan that...

Study Shows Women Breadwinners Are 'Proud' But Keep Financial Role in Household Private

Simmons Study Also Finds Female Breadwinners and Partners Often Don't Discuss Women's Lead Financial Role; Women Breadwinners Still Retain Majority of Home and Childcare Responsibilities Despite the booming number of women serving as household breadwinners, a new study of mid-to-senior...

Simmons Study: Successful Women Keep Their Pride Hidden

A study conducted by a research center at the Simmons College School of Management found that mid-to-senior level businesswomen are proud of their professional roles but often hide this fact from people they know. Read full article: Boston Business Journal...