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Barbara Risman

January 11, 2018

Are millennials gender rebels or returning to tradition?

UIC sociologist examines how young adults deal with gender structure

Multiple choice test score sheet

June 5, 2017

Is there a link between infertility and child educational outcomes?

Infertility prior to either a 1st or a 2nd birth associated with lower test scores, GPA

Amelia Branigan

February 28, 2017

Teachers may be cause of ‘obesity penalty’ on girls’ grades

Discrimination by body weight impacts success in school, study finds

Barbara J. Risman

October 13, 2015

Gender, family scholar elected to sociology research group

Barbara Risman inducted into group of leading North American sociologists

Barbara Risman

August 13, 2015

UIC sociologist elected to international honorary

Noted scholar studies gender, sexuality, marriage and family