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To Lean or Not to Lean: Faculty Member Despina Papadopoulos Tackles Gender Disparity in the Tech World

Mediaocean held a panel of esteemed women in technology during Internet Week last May to discuss the gender disparity in the tech field.

DSI Faculty and Students Help Create an Interactive Exhibition Attacking Rape Culture

DSI Faculty Lina Srivastava and students Margarita Korol & David Rojas co-production of the exhibition “Priya’s Shakti” featured on MSNBC.

Class of 2015 Student Haya Shaath Helps Saudi Women Go Home Again

After she graduates from DSI this spring and finishes her work visa, Haya Shaath will, along with other Saudi women who’ve chosen to study abroad, ask herself a question: Is it time to return home? Haya doesn’t yet know how she’ll answer the question, but she’s wondering about the transition back for the women who say “yes” and has dedicated her thesis project to supporting them in that process.

Cheryl Heller on What Women are Worth: Busting Negative Stereotypes for More Money and Power | AIGA Eye on Design

“What Women are Worth: Money and Power Will Not Come Through Legislation but by Busting Negative Stereotypes,” by Cheryl Heller, originally ran in AIGA’s The Journal in 1992 (vol. 9, no. 4). It’s part of a series in which we invite a new generation of design critics to page through our archives and respond to an article of their choice. Check back in a week for the next installment in this conversation between past and present.

DSI Alum Tiffany Gaines featured for her success on CNN Money

Since graduating from DSI last spring, Tiffany B. Gaines has been busy building her thesis project into a thriving start-up. Tiffany developed Lovability, a line of discreet, beautifully packed condoms, to encourage women to take charge of their sexual health.

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