The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

While we are still fighting to maintain equality between men and women, we must consider individuals who identify as other genders.

OPINION: Gender equality must include all genders

JUSTIN WASHINGTON, Evergreen research editor January 20, 2022

Nail polish, rainbow earrings, pastel necklaces and pink sweaters with cutesy designs on them – these are a few of the things I indulge in when it comes to fashion. When I think about my gender identity,...

Despite feministic movements bringing awareness to women’s rights, our society continues to fuel and pass off sexist wedding rituals as tradition. These traditions are inherently sexist, but our society ignores their historical significance and continues to use them today.

Marriage traditions inherently sexist

SAMANTHA RADCLIFFE, Evergreen columnist October 3, 2021

Editor’s note: The columnist solely discusses traditional heterosexual marriage. There is a worldwide consensus that one of the happiest days in someone’s life is tying the knot with a loved one. Many...

Women comprise only 21 percent of full professors in science fields.

WSU needs more female faculty in STEM

GAYATHRI KRISHNAMOORTHY, Evergreen columnist September 15, 2021

Women represent 52 percent of the college-educated workforce but only 29 percent of the science and engineering workforce.  The situation worsens in academia. Especially in STEM, where women are significantly...

People more willing to follow advice when leaders use confident tone

People more willing to follow advice when leaders use confident tone

ANNE-MARIE GREGGS, Evergreen reporter March 11, 2021

Male and female leaders who use a confident tone are more likely to be listened to, WSU researchers found. A study shows gender discrimination does not affect participants’ willingness to follow advice,...

Dunbar released a gender-neutral clothing line.

OPINION: Tear away gender norms, wear what you love

PORTIA SIMMONS February 18, 2021

A lot has changed in a relatively short period of time. As we started a new decade, more talk about uniqueness, acceptance and breaking gender norms began to circulate. One way we can start breaking...

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